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How to play the Secret Chess Game in Facebook Messenger
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How to play the Secret Chess Game in Facebook Messenger

If you're a regular user of Facebook Messenger, especially on desktop as described in Now Facebook has a Messenger website for your Desktop, then you're gonna love this latest bit of info. Turns out you can play Chess in Facebook Messenger! Albeit it just being discovered by the Internet, subreddit /r/chess  had noticed it back in December 2015. Chess aficionados this is sure to make FB Messenger conversations a lot more exciting and entertaining than playing Farmville and Candy Crush. To play this wonderful strategy game while chatting with your friends, simply type “@fbChess play”. A game will instantly pop up in your conversation and you can start playing with the person you're chatting with. Alas, that's the easy part; making moves is not as simple as using a mouse to drag and...
IBM and the Watson
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IBM and the Watson

IBM (International Business Machines), affectionately called Big Blue, has been making headlines for its various research initiatives. There was the improving of the efficiency in the manufacturing process of microchips in collaboration with the Diamond Consortium from the EU (European Union). IBM also developed a Solar-powered Desalination Plant for the city of Al-Khafji in collaboration with the Saudi-based Research group called the King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST). Then there was the breakthrough in amorphous real-time decryption without decoding the encrypted message, thanks to a thirty five (35) year old IBM Intern named Craig Gentry. This has some serious implications for Blackberry users (read anti-US insurgents!) and their supposedly private BB Messages, on...