A rigorous new paper uses a new scientific approach that shows the panic over teen screen time is likely overstated
The technology utilizes smartphone speakers and microphone to monitor breathing
An app could help those with face blindness but has raised concerns among privacy experts
Users of the social network said they'd require payment of more than $1,000 to quit the platform for one year. Christopher Intagliata reports.
Biologists and computers scientists team up to create a census of animal populations
Quadcopters with thermal imagery cameras can help detect vicious mini-mines that often kill or maim children
A new algorithm raises parking rates in busy neighborhoods and lowers them elsewhere, guaranteeing free parking spots regardless of location. Christopher Intagliata reports.
A machine learning algorithm uses EEG traces to find a patient’s odds of waking
Doris Tsao mastered facial recognition in the brain. Now she’s looking to determine the neural code for everything we see
Internet queries about opioids are linked to drug-related hospital admissions
Will a general algorithm that masters chess, go and shogi succeed as well for games with less-defined rules?
U.S. government funding is needed to sustain the arduous journey toward a practical quantum computer, experts say
By analyzing the network connections between 47,000 films on IMDb, researchers found the most influential films ever made. Christopher Intagliata reports.
Disruptive solutions that are poised to change the world
Apple adopted them early and brilliantly, and they usually made sense
Which are the next walls to fall in science and society?
Berlin conference spotlights world-shaping science
The computer has one million processors and 1,200 interconnected circuit boards
How algorithms designed to alleviate poverty can perpetuate it instead
Researchers are developing wristbands and apps to predict moods—but the technology has pitfalls as well as promise