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Flying Cars…Yeah Right!

One of the few things that Peter Thiel has said in recent years that pretty much everyone can agree upon was about the current state of innovation: “We wanted flying cars, instead we...

Give Us a Remote Hug! The Evolution of Virtual Cuddling and What to Expect...

Emerging technologies let loved ones feel long-distance embraces. What with the recent developments in everything from teledildonics to sending virtual kisses, or even digital oral sex, it’s reassuring to know that researchers...

How Artificial Intelligence Learns To Be Racist

Open up the photo app on your phone and search “dog,” and all the pictures you have of dogs will come up. This was no easy feat. Your phone knows what...

Snapchat Now Augments Your Reality

As Facebook aggressively copies the features that made Snapchat popular, the ephemeral messaging app is pushing further into the high-tech world of augmented reality. Augmented reality, or AR, is the nascent technology...

Home Invasion: Your Smart TV Is Watching You

Over 40 million US households own smart TVs, a category that made up more than half of TVs shipped globally in the first quarter of 2016. These high-tech internet-connected displays offer...

How To Sneak Weed Pass TSA

So you’re about to hop on a plane, but you want to bring your legally acquired medical marijuana product with you on the flight. It’s a very sticky icky situation, but...

Facebook’s Future Will Blend Physical and Digital Worlds

On Tuesday, Facebook wants to augment your reality. That's when the giant social network hosts its annual F8 conference for software developers, a decidedly geeky affair that nevertheless has real-world implications for everyday...

Here Are The Rules You Need To Know Before Going Into Space

Within a year, says Blue Origin, it will begin flying humans to the edge of space. That would grant the company, founded by Amazon chief Jeff Bezos, a symbolic victory over...

You Still Can’t Talk On Phone But Air Traffic Control Can Text Flight Crews

A federally-funded communication system that lets air traffic control text flight crews is being audited to ensure it's really secure from outside threats. The Federal Aviation Administration’s Data Communications program, known as...

How Criminals Use Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

It has become common practice for attackers to use Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) to link tools together so that they can be run in parallel when conducting an...