Topic : Technology

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    Why ageing doesn’t impair the brain

    For years, conventional wisdom held that growing older tends to be bad news for brains. Past behavioral… more

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    How to manage mobile workers

    New technologies are fundamentally changing the way we all work, throwing up new risks and challenges… more

  • Woman undergoes an eye examination using a smartphone at a temporary clinic by International Centre for Eye Health at Olenguruone in the Mau Summit Forum Article

    Is there such a thing as too much innovation?

    If ever there was a buzzword for Kenya, it would be “innovation”. Riding the wave of “Africa… more

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    How to improve data security

    Most modern cryptographic schemes rely on computational complexity for their security. In principle, they… more

  • Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw Forum Article

    How to make computers use less energy

    As transistors get smaller, they also grow less reliable. Increasing their operating voltage can help… more

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    How technology is changing farming

    Farming cattle in northern Australia can be tough, especially in times of drought, but producers are… more

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    A new step to understanding autoimmune diseases

    Scientists have created a molecular map that pinpoints genetic variants that play a role in 21 different… more

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    A lesson learned in measuring microenterprise

    Measuring microenterprise profits is hard. Most owners of these small firms keep no records and have very… more

  • Airline tycoon Richard Branson and former U.S. vice-president Al Gore hold a globe in central London Forum Article

    Why tax must go global

    We are witnessing profound changes in the way that the world economy works. As a result of the… more

  • Protesters rest at Tahrir square in Cairo during a demonstration against the verdict for Mubarak Forum Article

    The promise of ‘civic tech’

    Can the internet be used to improve how democracy is practiced around the world? Micah Sifry, founder of… more

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    A chemical sponge for carbon capture

    Looking back, a career in science was always on the cards. When I was about four, for behaving myself I… more

  • MIT researchers explain their new visualization system that can project a robot's "thoughts." Photo taken from Video: Melanie Gonick/MIT Forum Article

    How to read a robot’s mind

    In a darkened, hangar-like space inside MIT’s Building 41, a small, Roomba-like robot is trying to make… more

  • Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw Forum Article

    Would you pay to keep your data private?

    You are right to worry about what internet companies do with your digital identity. There is reason to… more

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    10 facts about internet use in the Middle East

    Qatar’s Ministry of Information and Communications Technology (ictQATAR) published a new full length study on… more

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    The world’s 50 most innovative companies

    For nine years in a row, Apple has been the most innovative company on the planet. That designation comes… more

  • Journalists work in the main media hall at the European Union summit in Brussels Forum Article

    The future of wireless charging

    If you buy a 2016 Toyota Prius, you won’t need to worry about keeping your hybrid car charged — just get… more

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    Who are the world’s most popular employers?

    Everyone wants to work in tech these days — especially for big-name companies like Google, Apple… more

  • A Green Sea turtle swims over a reef near the surf break known as ‘Pipeline’ on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii. Forum Article

    10 ways to save the Great Barrier Reef

    The Great Barrier Reef is in trouble, and a draft government plan to ensure its survival does not go far… more