China Could Have a Meltdown-Proof Nuclear Reactor Next Year
Two high-temperature, gas-cooled reactors under construction in Shandong will make up the first commercial-scale plant of its type in the world.
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After a rough 2015 and disappointing growth figures announced this week, the case is being made that Twitter should aim lower.
If you can’t negotiate, you can’t win. In this new online MIT Professional Education course, Entrepreneurial Negotiations: The MIT Way, Lawrence Susskind explores how to address four key factors to successfully manage entrepreneurial negotiations.
A letter to Google from the NHTSA, which regulates American roadways, clears a significant hurdle to getting driverless cars on the road.
With its first consumer headset, Oculus’s Palmer Luckey will be watching how much people use it and how much they spend on content for it.
An algorithm for spotting malaria under the microscope could bring accurate, rapid diagnosis to understaffed areas.
Ending a run of good news for clean energy, justices delayed emissions regulations while a legal battle plays out.
Smart machines are beginning to speak to us and act on their own.
A Strong Robot Hand with a Softer Side
A robotic gripper that combines strength with delicacy could help drones hold packages or industrial robots sort objects.
This Uncrushable Robot Cockroach Just Wants to Rescue You
Inspired by roaches’ ability to squeeze into tiny spaces, this new critter is part of a rising trend of building robots that are soft and malleable.
by Will Knight
Toyota Wants Its Cars to Expect the Unexpected
Japanese carmaker Toyota reveals details of an ambitious $1 billion effort to advance AI and robotics.
by Will Knight
Why the Policy Fight over Encryption Is at an Impasse
The next U.S. government looks set to inherit the ongoing fight over whether the government should rein in encryption.
May 23-24, 2016
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