The Singularity Summit approaches this weekend in New York. But the Microsoft cofounder and a colleague say the singularity itself is a long way off.
An undergraduate in a Stanford course helped develop a Braille writer for a touchscreen. What does tablet computing offer the visually impaired?
Many schools aren’t teaching typing anymore because they figure students already are proficient at using keyboards. That’s a wasted opportunity.
Now how do we fix the stereoscopic mess we’ve gotten ourselves into?
Infrared emissions above the epicenter increased dramatically in the days before the devastating earthquake in Japan, say scientists.
The microwaves that cell phones emit can interact with human tissue in an entirely new way, says theoretical biologist at a government lab
A static universe better explains the properties of the cosmos than the Big Bang and avoids the nagging problems of dark matter and dark energy, according to a new cosmology.
Cheap green laser pointers can emit dangerous levels of infrared radiation, according to an investigation carried out by physicists in the US
A soft, flexible fiber with a 1000 times more capacitance than a co-axial cable could lead to smarter textiles, say its inventors.
Push on the electromagnetic fields in the quantum vacuum and you should get an equal and opposite force.