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EPR Paradox in Physics

How the EPR Paradox Describes Quantum Entanglement<p>The EPR Paradox (or the <i>Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Paradox</i>) is a thought experiment intended to …

Particles

Want to Boost Memory by 20 Percent? Science Says Do This 1 Simple Activity

Time outside changes how active specific parts of the brain are, offering clearer, freer thought.<p>If you like to spend your break time with a quick jaunt around the corner to buy a coffee, nobody's judging. But according to science, you might be better off if you took time out of your day to get on …

The Samsung Galaxy X foldable smartphone could land as soon as 2018

<b>The long-rumoured Samsung Galaxy X foldable smartphone could be launching to the public as soon as 2018, according to a new report.</b><p>It’s no secret …

Mobile

Apple manufacturer moves forward to build lenses for AR smart glasses

A new report from <i>Bloomberg</i> today shares that Apple manufacturer Quanta has closed a deal to start producing lenses for augmented reality smart glasses. While this deal isn’t specifically with Apple, it could pave the way for Apple to bring its next wearable to market.<p>Whoosh! Screen Cleaner<p>Today’s …

Tim Cook

It's Computer Science Education Week, and coding is everywhere

I got into coding through classical music. When I studied it in college, I worked with a researcher who found a way to represent the notation of a …

Computer Science

The robot apocalypse is nigh

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>The <i>New York Times</i> this morning has an article about artificial intelligence:<p>There …

Artificial Intelligence Predicts Outcomes of Chemical Reactions

An AI built by IBM could help organic chemists find new ways to synthesize drugs Photo: IBM ResearchBy thinking of atoms as letters and molecules as …

What will medicine be able to do with hearts?

<b>If heart transplantation - 50 years after Christiaan Barnard carried out the first operation - has become routine, what exactly will medicine be capable of in the future?</b><p>Will we one day be able to build, or even grow, replacement hearts, or will surgeons be able to use genetically modified animal …

Artificial Intelligence Is on a Crash Course With AR and VR. Here’s What It Means for Marketers

Like nearly everything in the world of technology, virtual and augmented reality are on a crash course with artificial intelligence. Here are some …

AAXA HD Pico Projector

<b>Pros</b><p>Very compact. Portable. Long lamp life. Built-in rechargeable battery. Good video and data image quality. Low price.<p><b>Cons</b><p>Low brightness. Feeble …

The Galaxy S9 wants to be an even better desktop computer than its predecessor

When the Galaxy S8 was unveiled earlier this year, Samsung announced a clever accessory that lets you turn the smartphone into an Android desktop. …

AI Is Now So Good That You Can't Trust Your Eyes Anymore

The newest groundbreaking AI tech? Unsupervised image-to-image translation. It allows you to auto-generate a different photo based off of an input …

Machine Learning

Literal death machine offers a way to peacefully slip out of existence

When we talk about death machines, we’re usually speaking hyperbolically about contraptions like this one, or the rise of AI overlords that get bored with their menial tasks before rising up against their oppressors. This might start with buying up Papa Johns franchises and taking up Soul Cycle but …

Nvidia's new AI creates disturbingly convincing fake videos

Nvidia continues to pave a path towards the end of reality as we know it. The company recently made an AI capable of creating images of people out of thin air. Now, it’s made one that can change the weather, turn day into night, and change a leopard’s spots.<p>AI researchers for the company developed …

Artificial Intelligence

Google’s AI builds its own AI child and it’s better than anything humans have made

Is this the beginning of the end for humanity?<p>Google’s AI-building AI actually went ahead and built a fully-functional AI child that, as it turns …