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SETI Institute current November 22 – November 28, 2018

The Search for E.T. Begins in Earth’s Oceans The SETI Institute’s mission is to explore, understand and explain the origin and nature of life in the universe, and the evolution of intelligence. Key questions in our search push the bounds of human imagination. How might intelligent extraterrestrials communicate? And if beings from another world exist and tried to communicate, would we even recognize the message? The answer to these questions might be surprisingly down-to-earth. Researchers are hoping to find new ways of recognizing and understanding complex communication […]

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Why Did Google Spend $22 Million in a “Dumb Phone” OS?– …

Alphabet‘s (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google recently invested $22 million in KaiOS, a maker of feature phone operating systems. The San Diego-based start-up announced that it would integrate Google’s apps into Nokia‘s (NYSE:NOK) KaiOS-powered devices earlier this year, and this new investment should support those efforts. Google’s interest in feature phones (aka “dumb phones”) might be surprising, since it already owns Android, the most popular smartphone OS in the world. However, it makes sense when we consider that many mobile users in developing markets still use feature phones. Nokia’s […]

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