A: Every time we have a conversation with somebody, we posit something about what’s going on in their head. There’s been a longstanding debate in cognitive science about whether we do this through simulationism, meaning I basically figure out what’s in your head by using myself [as an example]. Or whether we use theories and knowledge to figure people out.
No, the Academie is not suggesting that you have one too many Moscow Mules at the office holiday party this year. Instead we think that when you get dressed tomorrow morning you should think about adding a scarf to your outfit in that incredibly chic Parisian way. Both of the photos below are from the little deck of cards that accompany the purchase of an Herms scarf and illustrate multiples of different ways to wear your scarf; these are a couple of the Academie’s favorites.
What Ren did know was that Menudo served as the catalyst for the careers of Robby Rosa and Ricky Martin. “For me, Menudo was a stepping stone; in the end, it’s an incredible opportunity for a young artist,” says Ren “I’ll never forget my first performance with the group. It was in Lima, Peru, in a stadium in front of thousands.
Some of it has been on privacy issues something called “private search.” Suppose you have two parties willing to cooperate and share information up to a certain extent, but you don’t want one party to have complete access to the database, and you don’t want the second party to know what the first party searched for. Is there a way to allow information sharing while maintaining this privacy? This could be useful for intelligence sharing between agencies. We’re also doing some work on the anonymization of systems.
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Recently reduced his year end S 500 forecast to 1,100 from 1,275, saying earnings will contract in 2012 as nominal growth weakens, labour costs edge up and the dollar stabilizes as risk averse investors bring money back home. A weak dollar helps overseas earnings for many S 500 firms.David Brownlee, head of fixed income at Montpelier, Vermont based Sentinel Asset Management, which oversees US$28 billion in assets, said have to create incentives for corporations to invest. Most are sitting on boatloads of cash but have no sense that final demand is going to be there.