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MIT Professor Alexey Makarin, whose research was cited in Social Media and Youth Mental Health, a recent advisory report by the U.S. surgeon general, discusses the relationship between social media and young people's mental health…
Parsing the promise of language-capable robots.
Exploring alternatives to existing research systems and methods.
There is no substitute for good, direct, honest training.
Trust and trustworthiness are central to how ethics helps society survive and thrive.
Seeking the best governance models for FOSS projects.
Considering the emergence of non-standard acceptance of SI prefixes.
Increasing opportunities for access to traditional financial systems.