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America’s communications infrastructure is finally getting some crucial upgrades because one company is forcing competition when regulators won’t.
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Wearable devices are getting more advanced, but can today’s technology really measure our health?
- The Great Cancer Test Experiment
New diagnostics can find the DNA that drives a tumor, but evidence that they help patients is missing.
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A startup from one of the A123 founders aims to overhaul the making of lithium-ion batteries–but it’s not the first to try.
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A swarm of small satellites could give critical infrastructure an Internet connection that never goes down.
- Computers Are Getting a Dose of Common Sense
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Perovskites are promising, but real-world conditions have held them back.
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The European Union is planning new legislation aimed at curbing the worst harms associated with artificial intelligence.
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