some genetic changes

s.jpgIdentical college twins were accused of cheating in an exam by signaling. They won $1.5 million in damages after a jury decided they hadn’t cheated because their minds were connected.

When taxes go up, executives increase profits from insider trading, study “In states where there are increases in tax rates, there is an increase in the number of SEC insider trading investigations.”

There wasn’t a single bank robbery in Denmark last year

Hackers hit websites of Danish central bank and seven other Danish banks

Microsoft neural codec language model can generate speech in any voice after only hearing a 3-second sample of that voice

ChatGPT isn’t all that bad at writing fairly decent malware — within a few weeks of ChatGPT going live, participants in cybercrime forums—­some with little or no coding experience­—were using it to write software and emails that could be used for espionage, ransomware, malicious spam, and other malicious tasks.

According to a new study, humans still have the genes for a full coat of fur. Those genes, it seems, have simply been switched off. […] “Some genetic changes might be responsible for loss of hair.”

Fewer than 40% of New Yorkers earn a living wage

Medical student types journals during ketamine infusions for suicidal ideation, treatment-resistant depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and generalized anxiety disorder […] patient achieved remission from suicidality and PTSD within 1 month [Ketamine Journals | .docx]

A seven-day forecast can accurately predict the weather about 80 percent of the time and a five-day forecast can accurately predict the weather approximately 90 percent of the time. However, a 10-day—or longer—forecast is only right about half the time.