The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 27 Apr 2015 06:01:17 EDTMon, 27 Apr 2015 06:01:17 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssWas sacrifice of Ramadi done in vain?http://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/609978.html"That we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain." - Abraham Lincoln, the Gettysburg Address While the U.S.Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTChaos not done ruling primarieshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/609772.htmlPainful as it is to realize that both the Democrats and the Republicans will still be holding their primaries a year from now, that is one of the high prices we pay for democracy.Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTFighting robots with robotshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/609773.htmlSo machines are now able to assess a human's mood. "Emotion detection software" has put robots one step closer to replacing the humans who work - or used to work - in what we in the olden days called "customer relations.Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTHave a little compassion for drug addictshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/609473.htmlThe success of the local naloxone initiative has been astonishing.Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTOften, there's no sensible middlehttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/609474.htmlSome time ago, I heard a power company executive arguing that humans have played no role in global warming. Actually, he went further, "demonstrating" that global warming isn't even happening.Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT