Scientists in New York have successfully stored the highest amount of data ever kept in just a single gram of DNA. This breakthrough in data science can change how we keep and retrieve information in the future.
March 3, 2017
A group of scientists from Stanford University developed an artificial intelligence that "mines" human activities from publishing site Wattpad. The site contains works of fiction that depict the modern world much better than classic literature.
March 7, 2016
Artificial intelligence allows computers to look at a photo and predict how memorable people will find it. A 'deep learning' algorithm mimics what the human brain does, researchers say.
Computers December 17, 2015
The strongest material on Earth is only one atom thick. How will we use it?
Energy November 17, 2015
A fascinating new technology developed by a group at MIT uses Wi-Fi signals like sonar to detect human shapes. It's still rudimentary, but it could be used to monitor the elderly or detect heart problems.
FUTURE TECH October 28, 2015
The Georgia Institute of Technology has developed an automatic-level maker that can design Mario levels by watching gameplay videos.
Video Games June 25, 2015
Evollve announced the launch of its second-generation Ozobot minirobot that teaches block-building programming skills.
Gadgets June 24, 2015
You might look at fashion blogs or see what your favorite celebrities are wearing for style inspiration. However, finding out what's fashionable on social media is actually a science.
Apps/Software June 20, 2015
Meet Beaver Country Day School, the first school in the U.S. to integrate computer coding into its core curriculum. Here, high school students learn programming while also studying everything from English to math to drama.
Geek January 5, 2015
The Turing Award - the Nobel Prize of computing - now comes with a cash award of one million dollars, thanks to Google.
November 14, 2014
Robots may soon be able to understand the world around them just a little better. Scientists have been hard at work downloading pictures, videos and books into a cloud for robots to access to better carry out human tasks.
Robotics August 25, 2014
Google launched a Made with Code campaign to motivate girls to find mentorship and enter computer-related fields. Offers $50 million in grants to close gender-gap in tech industry.
Society June 20, 2014
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