We don't yet know what the immersion in technology does to our brains, but one neuroscientist says the answer is likely to be that there's good, there's bad, and it's complex.
Imagine a single trained operator making a bridge, home or barracks
It leads users down rabbit holes
By tracking duetting choir singers, researchers found that when an individual singer's pitch drifts off tune their partner’s tend to too. Christopher Intagliata reports.
The traces we leave on the Web and on our digital devices can give advertisers and others surprising, and sometimes disturbing, insights into our psychology
At a sports technology conference, baseball commissioner Rob Manfred addressed issues including an automated strike zone and advanced analytics.
The digitization of paintings could help art historians detect previously unknown patterns and connections
Weapons that kill enemies on their own threaten civilians and soldiers alike
Technology is upending how music gets made
As automated delivery ramps up, cities must decide how to make the best use of public spaces
AI enhancement and a virtual time machine are included in the short list of pitches
Design principles derived from observing fruit flies may lead to better self-driving cars and improved Parkinson’s treatment
Will artificial intelligence be your next ER doctor?
Sophisticated algorithms could help DNA-synthesis companies avoid making dangerous organisms on demand
Rather than building objects layer by layer, the printer creates whole structures by projecting light into a resin that solidifies
The tool has already helped detect fake reports leading to the detention of several suspects across Spain
Anxiety disorders, addiction, acute pain and stroke rehabilitation are just a few of the areas where VR therapy is already in use
It will make 4G phones seem positively quaint
New 2-D electronic technology may reap radio energy to power an array of devices such as hearing aids, sensors and other gadgets that make up the Internet of Things