This is why instant messaging is a thorn in modern society

LONDON — The sheer number of people we now encounter in the digital space on a daily basis is, to me, overwhelming. As someone whose friends and...

Aura Health launches meditation app for people who can’t sit still for long

As someone who considers themselves to be into meditation, I don’t meditate very often. I’ve had Headspace on my phone for over a year at this point,...

Signal for Android update ducks censorship, adds stickers and doodles

As mainstream interest in online privacy expands, Signal wants to grow along with it. This week, the app added two features, one a serious response to international...

Google hits the reset button

For eight years, Google always held its biggest event of the year, its I/O developer conference, in San Francisco. This year, however, it moved it out (and...

Move over Cas9, CRISPR-Cas3 might hold the key to solving the antibiotics crisis

Researchers at North Carolina-based Locus Biosciences think they have a potential cure for antibiotic resistance using CRISPR’s lesser known Cas3 enzyme. Most of the interest in CRISPR...

Zuckerberg implies Facebook is a media company, just “not a traditional media company”

Mark Zuckerberg gave new insights about how he sees Facebook’s role in informing the world today during a Live video one-on-one year-end chat with COO Sheryl Sandberg....

What to expect from CES 2017

For most, this week marks the beginning of the holiday season. Presents and office parties and an extra day off here and there. In the tech world,...

U.S. wearables market is doing much worse than expected

Apple may still be claiming that sales of its Apple Watch are “doing great,” but overall, the wearable device category is failing to grow at the rates...

21 brilliant social good inventions that prove 2016 wasn’t completely terrible

Image: Saltwater Brewery; Nifty Cup; WYSS INSTITUTE AT HARVARD UNIVERSITY VIA MIT; LEKA; Bakeys; SafariSeat 2016 may have been a terrible year in many ways, but there...

This ‘moment of joy’ was a beautiful tribute to NBA legend Craig Sager

Steve Kerr and members of the Warriors honor Craig Sager. After beloved NBA reporter Craig Sager died and left a gaping hole in the basketball universe, he...

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