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IBM's Watson And The Human Genome

Rob Merkel | Posted 06.10.2015 | Technology
Rob Merkel

Completed in 2003, the Human Genome Project identified and mapped all 20,500 genes that control human development and described the function of each. And thanks to advances in technology, we can now calculate, in just a few minutes for under $1,000, what once took $1 billion and two decades.

TV, Tech And The New Frontier

Mychelle Mollot | Posted 06.10.2015 | Technology
Mychelle Mollot

Consumption of video on mobile devices has grown so rapidly that advertising and marketing executives now have an opportunity to convey a message ten times more powerful than traditional written content.

Gaming (As We Know It) Is On The Way Out

Marc Jones | Posted 06.10.2015 | Technology
Marc Jones

The market for online gaming is expected to hit $111 billion next year, and if current momentum is any indication, that figure is just the tip of the iceberg.

3D Printing Has Started A Revolution

Paul R. Brody | Posted 02.06.2014 | Technology
Paul R. Brody

Three innovations -- 3D printing, robotics, and open source electronics -- are breaking that mold of manufacturing. They're ushering in a new era based on customization, on demand manufacturing, and regional, even local manufacturing. It's a revolution in the making.

Five Ways Our Lives Could Change Drastically In The Next 5 Years

Dario Gil, PhD | Posted 06.09.2015 | Technology
Dario Gil, PhD

In five years, things will undoubtedly be very different. Our scientific and technical communities are making significant advances in the fields of artificial intelligence, natural language processing and highly interactive systems.