Son’s Predictions The CEO of Japanese telecommunications giant and internet multinational Softbank is at it again.
On The List Every year, Consumer Reports releases its auto brand report. And every year, European and Asian car manufacturers tend to dominate the top 10.
The Path to Human Longevity When J. Craig Venter successfully mapped the human genome some 17 years ago, it was partly due to impatience.
Where Are We Now? We have come far in our pursuit of the perfect computer companion. From mastering games to running our homes, artificial intelligence (AI) has been steadily improving.
The next generation of transportation is here: autonomous cars. And this innovation isn’t exclusively available within the ranks of Tesla — it can also be found in the humble guise of a Honda Civic parked on the campus of the University of Nebraska, Omaha.
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Online Content Curation Our access to information in today’s digital world is unprecedented in human history.
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Experts have predicted that machines will take over a good number of jobs in the next five to ten years, but for a Dublin-based Wendy’s the automation began last year with their self-ordering kiosks.
Real Life Jurassic Park? The scientific world was set ablaze of late as discussions ramped up about the resurrection of the wholly mammoth.
Income for All In theory, a universal basic income (UBI) would be great. Under such a system, all citizens of a country are entitled to an unconditional amount of money on top of income they already generate through other means.
Xperia Touch At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week, Sony unveiled the Xperia Touch, a portable, short throw projector that can turn any flat surface into a 23-inch, high definition touchscreen.
As robots become integrated into society more widely, we need to be sure they’ll behave well among us.
Called the “largest interconnected machine,” the U.S. electricity grid is a complex digital and physical system crucial to life and commerce in this country.
Here’s your first official look at Handle, Boston Dynamics’ newest robotic creation. The robot stands a little over six feet tall and has four working “limbs” — two front legs and a pair of hind wheels that allow it to stand upright.
A New Mapping Method Throughout years of research, the question of consciousness has continued to baffled neuroscientists.
Importing Intelligence The gene editing technology CRISPR/Cas9 has paved a new path forward for us – from eliminating disease and fixing pests, to restoring lost abilities – the process is expected to graduate us into a new age of medicine.
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