Sci-Fi Visions

As the pace of global innovation quickens and humanity races toward the inevitable singularity, new categories of science and technology are popping up every single day. In fact, the US Department of Labor estimates that 65% of the jobs that today's schoolchildren will hold don't even exist yet. When we see awesome content that just doesn't fit a more refined category, we'll share it here.

Dubai’s High-Tech, iPad-Shaped Apartment Could be a Troubleshooting Nightmare

This requires a new level of tech support.

May 17, 2018

Scientists Transferred Memories From One Snail to Another. Someday, They Could Do The Same in Humans.

It also might help scientists finally agree where we store memories.

May 14, 2018

It’s Begun: Facebook Just Banned 200 Apps For Abusing User Data

They are not likely to be the last.

May 14, 2018

Study: Oil Companies Are Avoiding Taking Responsibility for Climate Change

When they talk about how exactly they'll combat climate change, oil companies stay *real* light on specifics.

May 14, 2018

All the Rage in Sweden: Embedding Microchips Under Your Skin

RIP wallets, implanted microchips are here to stay.

May 14, 2018

Boston Dynamics’ Robot Just Went For A Cool Jog In The Garden, Like It’s No Big Deal

The sentience wars continue.

May 10, 2018

Smart Doorbells That Call The Police Are Going to Endanger Some Innocent People

These gadgets do much more than make sure your Amazon delivery arrives on your porch.

May 9, 2018

Everyone Is Flipping Out About Google’s AI Assistant That Just Booked A Haircut On The Phone

Soon you might be able to make robo calls instead of just receiving them. Oh, and they'll actually be useful.

May 8, 2018

Grimes, Elon Musk, and the Supposedly Trauma-Inducing A.I. Theory That Brought Them Together

It's the hot gossip from the Met Gala, and, yes, it does have to do with AI.

May 8, 2018

Uber’s Self-Driving Car May Have “Decided” Not to Swerve To Prevent The Fatal Crash

If true, it's bad news for Uber, and autonomous driving.

May 7, 2018