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Electric-car batteries: $100 per kwh before 2020, $80 soon after?

Modern electric cars have developed to the point where range itself may become less of an issue than the cost of providing it.<p>Automakers can create …

Corbyn: No Brexit without access to the single market

Jeremy Corbyn told the Sunday Mirror he would also demand the continued protection of workers' rights, guarantees on safeguards for consumers and the environment and pledges that Britain would make up any shortfall in EU capital investment after Britain leaves the EU as Labour's "Brexit bottom …

Great Britain

Lessons I’d share with my 23-year-old self before I founded a startup.

<b>95% of startups will fail. Less than 0.1% will see billion dollar success.</b><p>If your startup fails, you’re left with something intangible as its …

DeepMind’s First Medical Research Gig Will Use AI to Diagnose Eye Disease - MIT Technology Review

Every week, Moorfields Eye Hospital in London performs 3,000 optical coherence tomography scans to diagnose vision problems. The scans, which use …

Medical Technology

Wind Fuels the North Sea’s Next Energy Boom - MIT Technology Review

For many years the capital of the United Kingdom’s offshore oil and gas industry, Aberdeen, Scotland, is in the midst of an energy transition that is …

Wind Power

Are Face Recognition Systems Accurate? Depends on Your Race. - MIT Technology Review

Everything we know about the face recognition systems the FBI and police use suggests the software has a built-in racial bias. That isn’t on …

Machine Perception

Oculus Project Lets You Feel in VR without Gloves - MIT Technology Review

Oculus’s researchers are looking beyond headsets that let you see virtual worlds. In hopes of making virtual reality feel even more immersive, …

Virtual Reality

Data Mining Reveals the Six Basic Emotional Arcs of Storytelling - MIT Technology Review

Back in 1995, Kurt Vonnegut gave a lecture in which he described his theory about the shapes of stories. In the process, he plotted several examples …

Blood Tests That Spot Cancer DNA Offer “Quantitative Peace of Mind” for Survivors - MIT Technology Review

A blood test can tell patients if they’ve won their battle with cancer.<p>That’s according to a study by doctors in Australia and at Johns Hopkins …

Cancer

Find Out Which Appliance Is Sucking All Your Power - MIT Technology Review

Is your garage door opening right now? Is your washing machine running? A growing number of products attempt to give consumers data on the sources of …

Smart Homes

How Tinder “Feedback Loop” Forces Men and Women into Extreme Strategies - MIT Technology Review

Back in 2012, a new craze swept the Internet centered on a dating app called Tinder. The app shows users pictures of potential dating partners in …

Tinder

The White House Is Pushing Precision Medicine, but It Won’t Happen for Years - MIT Technology Review

With the right technologies to collect and make sense of biomedical information, we could speed up the pace of discoveries that lead to a new class …

Personalized Medicine

Europe Builds a Network for the Internet of Things. Will the Devices Follow? - MIT Technology Review

With much industry fanfare last month, Dutch telco KPN announced that it had completed nationwide coverage of the Netherlands in a wireless Internet …

Internet of Things

5G Wireless Is Coming, and It’s Going to Blow You Away - MIT Technology Review

Mobile data consumption is soaring, but a broad set of technology advances is poised to transform what today’s smartphones and other wireless mobile …

Telecoms

Poop Pill’s Surprise Failure Shows That the Microbiome Is Still a Mystery - MIT Technology Review

The human microbiome remains a mystery. That is the hard lesson to take from Seres Therapeutics’s shocking announcement today that its experiment in …

Microbiology

First Wi-Fi-Enabled Smart Contact Lens Prototype - MIT Technology Review

One promise of modern microelectronics is the possibility of embedding sensors in various parts of the human body and using them to monitor …

Brainwaves

The Chief Innovation Officer, Your Secret Weapon: 5 Traits You Need To Understand

The Chief Innovation Officer, or the top innovation practitioner in an organization, is a role that’s becoming more and more prevalent in business …

Innovation

52 Innovations from Africa shortlisted for HiiL's 2016 Innovating Justice Challenge

The yearly Innovating Justice Challenge to help fund the brightest ideas and businesses centred on access to justice has finally released the …

Hyperloop's Tech Is Coming To Germany Inside 'Innovation Train'

Not the real thing. Not yet. But a test-bed for technologies being developed for Elon Musk’s futuristic means of transportation, the Hyperloop.<p>One of the startups trying to turn this concept into reality, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) announced yesterday a collaboration with German …

At The Harvard Innovation Lab Half Of The Great Ideas Come From Women

No doubt you know how little venture capital funding goes to female founders, in part because so few VCs are women. And that women are less likely to start companies, less likely to scale their companies or have successful exits. So it is encouraging to find bright spots in the landscape such as …

The keyboard joins the Internet of Things

Das Keyboard is a cloud-connected, LED keyboard that can be programmed to do a range of productivity-focused tasks.<p>1 Aug 2016<p><i>This is part of a series</i> …

Energy-generating ‘smart bricks’ turn ordinary buildings into efficient living machines

A cool project with an unfortunate acronym, LIAR or Living Architecture is developing construction bricks composed of biofilm that can harness solar …

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