Thursday, April 27, 2017

Engineering a New Language

Brain-Machine Interfaces

Tech investor Elon Musk has elaborated on plans for his recently launched Neuralink venture – a company he founded to link the human brain with machine interfaces – which, if successful, raises some fascinating questions about the way we understand  and use language.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Artificial Womb Successfully Gestates Baby Sheep

Artificial Womb

A team of researchers have developed a viable artificial womb, and tested the device on sheep models. The device may transform care for extremely premature infants: After birth, they would be immersed in lab-made amniotic fluid — and kept underwater for weeks.

How the Construction Industry is Becoming More Sustainable


The construction industry is becoming greener and more sustainable, and that is good news for the planet. If you are thinking about buying a home or hiring a builder, it is important to look at their sustainability ratings and make your choice accordingly.

Monday, April 24, 2017

This Robot Could Prevent You From Ever Having To Get A Colonoscopy


Biomedical technology has taken the next step toward simplifying the colonoscopy process, which is possibly the least-looked-forward-to medical procedure of all time. The current procedure requires the use of a small camera placed at the end of a flexible tube that is then inserted into a patient’s--body. 

5 Stunning New Car Technologies Rolling Out This Year


Backup cams and collision-detection were premium features when they were brand new, but most manufacturers offer these features now. Among tire sustainability technologies and other recent innovations, the new and exciting car features coming in 2017 combine autos and tech in ways you might never have imagined possible! Read on to see what we mean.

Car Talk: Connected Cars and Your Privacy


Connected cars are stunning in their technological developments. Their ease and convenience, however, could have big implications for our privacy.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

How To Design Your Home For Tech Integration

Tech for the Home

Creating a home for automation capabilities starts with design first. If you want to improve the quality and functionality of your home, there are several tech tools to integrate into your interior setting. 

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence can now create new art we have never seen before and compose new music we have never heard before. Christian Bauckhage talked about the current state of AI at the recent CeBIT conference and the direction of where it is heading.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Top Technological Innovations That Changed How Businesses Recruit


It used to be a rather cumbersome process in the past for companies to recruit the best and most qualified individuals for any given position. Headhunters ruled the day, and many companies were left hoping that the right candidates would, in fact, find them.

How AI and Influencer Marketing Can Work Together

Artificial Intelligence

Both artificial intelligence (AI) and the influencer marketing are hot topics in the current business scenario. Many businesses are willing to spend more and more dollars in the AI and the influencer marketing. Artificial intelligence can be defined as the concept and development of machines that are able to perform various tasks requiring human intelligence. It has provided huge benefits for businesses. 

Is AI Progressing Faster Than We Think?

Artificial Intelligence

YouTube channel ColdFusion has released a new video that explores the latest developments in artificial intelligence. The video looks at stacked generative adversarial networks, and how the progress of AI could drastically alter society.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Digital Learning: 5 Educational Apps for Growing Families


While you used a pencil and paper for most of your education growing up, your children are probably highly skilled in using your smartphone or tablet. They seem to know instinctively how to slide it open, how to toggle from app to app and how to fix a problem with an app perhaps better than you can. 

How Technology Can Help Your Company


For businesses that are struggling just to break even, finding new ways to optimize sales is often the first step towards ensuring a brighter and more financially-secure future.

Monday, April 17, 2017

How 21st Century Med Tech is Changing the Healthcare Industry


The medical technology of the 21st century has changed nearly everything about how health care is provided. From keeping track of a patient's medications and medical history to providing a rapid diagnosis, technology affects every aspect of healthcare services.