At the current rate of construction, there won’t be enough nuclear plants worldwide to meet critical carbon emissions targets.
Imagine a dishwasher that requires a username and password. Smart homes will require unprecedented effort to ensure not just security but also usability.
“Facebook killers” are a dime a dozen, but one that relies on email for its internal plumbing might just work.
A Boston-based startup is helping companies track their employees around the office using wireless sensor beacons, to improve collaboration.
Outrage over Facebook’s “emotional contagion” experiment shows a general misunderstanding of what Facebook is and how it works.
New thermoelectric materials will be tested in BMW, Ford, and Chevrolet vehicles by the end of summer.
If a device could capture every moment in life for your easy recall later, would you want it to? There are plenty of things I’d rather forget.
As wearable devices get better-looking and more powerful, we’ll trust them to monitor and control more of our lives.
Fundamental discoveries about the nature of memory could lead to new treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder, addiction, and anxiety.
With emotion-triggering effort, Facebook pushes beyond data-driven studies on voting, sharing, and organ-donation prompts, to make people feel good or bad.