Ana Kim

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Five easy ways to make your home smarter

More and more of the devices in our homes come with an internet connection, hooked up to your wifi to do various “smart” things. And while the smart-home dream where everything just magically does your bidding without you having to lift a finger is still a long way away, even the most mundane …

Smart Homes

Simple breath test can detect cancer and 16 other diseases

Ancient Greek physicians figured that our breath was a strong health indicator, but researchers from the Israel Institute of Technology have proven just how true that is. They developed a device that uses nanoparticles to identify 17 different diseases, including lung cancer and Parkinson's …

MIT’s self-folding origami technology could change how we design everything from airbags to wearables

Think “inflatables”—balloons, airbags, or pool rafts probably come to mind. The list might get a bit longer.<p>Researchers at MIT’s Tangible Media Group have developed a self-folding, origami-like technology called aeroMorph. The new type of inflatable could open the door to all sorts of …

Origami

Photoshop is hard to learn. Adobe thinks artificial intelligence can help

A teary-eyed Mala Sharma felt vindicated as she stood outside a school for impoverished children in India. A student had snatched the<p>Adobe Systemsexecutive’s iPad and had a go with the company’s simplest video editing program. He nailed it, creating a quick video that Sharma said amused his teacher …

Artificial Intelligence

A Trump hopeful’s homeland security plan includes a Muslim registry and changes to voting laws

Kansas secretary of state Kris Kobach met with president-elect Donald J. Trump on Nov. 20 to discuss “border security, international terrorism, and reforming federal bureaucracy,” according to the president-elect’s transition team.<p>Kobach, who said he has advised the Trump campaign for months on …

Immigration

In the fight against fake news, artificial intelligence is waging a battle it cannot win

It’s become clear that the algorithms Facebook and Google designed to deliver news to their users have failed. But while fake news is a headache for those tech giants right now, the underlying research question—whether and how machines tell truth from lies on the internet—is one that will persist …

Artificial Intelligence

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Apple has a secret team working to make the iPhone's camera a portal to augmented reality.</b> The effort involves teams from several startups the company has acquired.<p><b>2. SpaceX has asked for permission to launch 4,425 satellites.</b> That's more than the total number of satellites that currently orbit …