A newly patented technique creates pellets of bitumen that can then be moved in coal rail cars or transport trucks with less risk of environmentally harmful spills, and reducing the need for new pipelines. The spread of paper and printing to the West, as in this printing press , helped scientists and politicians communicate their ideas easily, leading to the Age of Enlightenment ; an example of technology as cultural force. The black-and-white display holds about 22 lines of a book page, depending on the font, all shown in the crisp black type provided by technology from E Ink, also used in Amazon’s Kindle and other e-readers. Cell phones that feature plastic buttons sitting atop a layer of hard metal with crystals underneath also employ this technology.
This article about machine learning from an electrical engineering and computer science professor at CalTech discusses why machines learning will be prevelant in …Continue Reading