Who’s Winning the Fight for the Best In-Car Technology?

There was a time when buyers measured the appeal of a vehicle based on such things as styling, performance or the availability of features like power windows and leather seats. But these days, shoppers are seeking out the vehicles that offer the most seamless and powerful digital technologies. Next month, BMW will launch its new

After Silicon Valley: Magnetic Spintronics Could Bring Next-Gen Computing

Part of the problem is that moving around charged particles, like electrons, produces heat, which ultimately limits processing speed. Spintronics attempts to resolve this dilemma by using the inherent magnetism of electrons to move information, instead of firing off blistering electronic charges all the time. The basic technology itself has actually been around for a

Bucket list by anonymous girl charms the internet

Image: Twitter/@scorpiosara One anonymous girl’s bucket list has been making the rounds on the internet, particularly via Twitter. Some netizens were charmed by its contents while others were left looking back at their own youth. Image: Twitter/@ scorpiosara Twitter user @scorpiosara uploaded a photo of said list which was labelled “Summer Bucket List 2017.” Apparently

5G: The Next Tech Disruption In Media And Entertainment Is Coming

(Photo by Josep/AFP/Getty Images) The fifth generation (5G) of technology for wireless communication is coming soon, in the next two to three years in the U.S., according to the Red Chalk Group, with similar timelines in other pioneering countries. I expect nothing less than a disruption in the media and entertainment industry. To make the case on

Technology Can Be A Tool, A Teacher, A Trickster

Those of my generation have seen enormous advances in speech recognition systems. In the early days, the user had to train herself to the system, exaggerating phonemes, speaking in slow staccato bursts. These days, it’s the system that trains itself to the user. The results aren’t perfect, but they’re pretty darn good. The development of