Category Archives: Technology – Future Trends
By Lisa M. Krieger
In a provocative cross-species experiment, scientists are striving to rewrite the pig genome so the animal grows lungs that could be transplanted into humans.
By Leo Hohmann
According to a survey by tech giant Cisco Systems, about a fourth of professionals ages 18 to 50 would leap at the chance to get a surgical brain implant that allowed them to instantly link their thoughts to the Internet.
NASA’s inspector general said today that the agency’s “ambitious” space agenda, which includes developing a new deep-space rocket in Alabama, may not be possible with the funding Congress has been willing to provide.
By Antonio Regalado
Google is approaching hospitals and universities with a new pitch. Have genomes? Store them with us.
Violent video games, the sharing of indecent images on mobile phones, and other types of digital communications, are harming young people’s mental health, MPs warned on Wednesday, amid evidence of big increases in self-harm and serious psychological problems among the under-18s.
By Angela Moscaritolo
Lowe’s is hiring some new workers for the holiday season, but they’re not human.
From facial recognition to personal data collection, this thing is downright scary — and so are the implications