Critics call emphasis on large-scale computer simulations in EU brain project premature.
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The energy-efficient power networks of the future will require entirely new ways of forecasting demand on the scale of individual households. That won’t be easy.
Ongoing, large-scale genetic studies of mood disorders could help researchers understand and treat these devastating diseases.
The data from GPS navigating equipment is revealing the most important junctions in traffic-clogged megacities.
Apple should look towards significant innovations in AI, energy storage, and cloud computing.
The “world’s first family robot” is based on efforts to elicit emotional response in humans—a powerful idea, but one fraught with challenges.
A new approach to encryption beats attackers by presenting them with fake data.
The community that built the largest encyclopedia in history is shrinking, even as more people and Internet services depend on it than ever. Can it be revived, or is this the end of the Web’s idealistic era?
Large cities are more productive than small ones so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that they produce more CO2 as well, say physicists.