Social robots are simpler to interact with than humans, can repeat games with infinite patience and record the data for further study. That’s changing the way autistic children learn new skills, say therapists.
Researchers demonstrate an invisibility cloak that can be scaled to almost any size and say it could be used to hide orbiting satellites
The mobile computers killing the PC will themselves be replaced as computing becomes embedded into the world around us.
We’re all influenced by the weather but psychologists have struggled to gather convincing data revealing the correlation. So researchers are turning to Twitter instead.
Anecdotal reports suggest that autistic adults benefit from computer-based communication. Now the scientific evidence is building.
Can a computer algorithm reliably identify clothing combinations that will make you look good? Scientists at eBay’s research labs are trying to find out.
If background levels of neutron radiation can explain errors in computer memory, then it should also explain errors in DNA replication.
A simple arrangement of switchable mirrors can create “holes in time” of almost any length.