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Artificial intelligence is hotter than ever, but what can we expect from it in 2018? We asked the tech industry, and here's what they had...

AI Technology: What to Expect in 2018


City populations are growing at an unprecedented pace, and cities need to accommodate these increasing throngs of people. City planners are...

Can Big Data Solve The Urban Planning Challenge?


From identifying suspects to handling crowd control, AI-powered technology is a powerful tool in law enforcement's arsenal.

How AI Is Helping in the Fight Against Crime


Although blockchain started out as a technology for cryptocurrencies, it is now beginning to find new and innovative uses in industries...

5 Industries That Will Be Using Blockchain Sooner Rather Than Later


Virtual reality has been a buzz word in tech for decades now, but despite repeated predictions of it becoming the 'next big thing,' it...

Tech's Obsession With Virtual Reality


The battlefield no longer has to be a physical space - war is now taking place in cyberspace. White hat and grey hat hackers combat...

The Cyber War Against Terrorism


Most people in the U.S. have been receiving new credit cards with embedded EMV chips, but not everyone knows the facts about them.

The Chip in the Card: EMV Chip Promises Increased Security for Payments


The key to saving energy is using Internet of Things-connected devices to track usage, allowing managers to identify and eliminate waste.

5 Tips for Optimizing Energy Consumption Through IoT and Connected Devices


Deployments of 5G mobile communications networks are being planned around the world. The effort involves alliances of various countries,...

The Future of 5G Mobile: The IMT Vision


Technology is making groundbreaking progress in devices to assist those that are disabled.

5 Technological Innovations that Seek to Enable the Disabled


From the day that digital rights management was implemented, there have been entities determined to find ways around it. Is DRM worth the...

The Persistence of Digital Rights Management


Patents are meant to protect innovators, but patent trolls are taking advantage of the system by obtaining fraudulent patents and then...

Innovation vs. the Patent Troll


The concept of robotics is constantly changing, with new innovations pushing the boundaries of modern technology. However, there are...

5 Defining Qualities of Robots


Life imitates art, and technology imitates nature. It often seems that nature and technology are at odds, but these technologies seek to...

5 Nature-Imitating Technologies


Cars are constantly becoming more high tech, but not everyone agrees these "upgrades" are for the best.

5 Ways Our Cars Have Become Computers


Google is known for unique and ambitious projects, and Loon is no exception - it uses hot air balloons to broadcast Wi-Fi signals,...

A Loon-y Proposition - Your Future Wireless May Be Brought To You By a Hot Air Balloon


Perovskite is a mineral with unique properties, including the ability to collect solar energy. See the potential applications of this...

Solar Clothes? Perovskite Adds Potential for Charging Fibers


This week's roundup includes a new twist on a classic toy, new payment options and even new technology for microwaving food.

Web Roundup: Strange New Claims and Creations


Privacy, transparency and sightings of the new Tesla Model X are all in this week's Web Roundup.