From Syrian voice recognition software to mobile games being produced in Gaza, the Arab tech scene is thriving.
What is quantum computing and how does it work? How will it affect the digital world in the near future? What type of problems will it help us solve?
Cardiovascular diseases are responsible for one in five deaths in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and one in four adults in Saudi Arabia are likely to have a heart attack within the next 1...
How does direct brain-computer interaction work? Will we control computers and machines with our thoughts soon? How will the advances in the field of neurotechnologies impact our health a...
New technologies around traceability in the seafood supply chain could offer powerful new techniques to address illegal fishing.
Technological breakthroughs are producing sweeping changes throughout the economy, from manufacturing to your check-out lane at Wal-Mart, and from legal research to laser surgery.
A new set of governance principles for human genome editing could apply globally across different political and cultural contexts.
Against a backdrop of huge technological change, there are three things the continent must do to maintain its "Africa rising" narrative.
From wearable technologies to artificial intelligence, these five trends are defining the future of brain enhancement.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is a unique opportunity to fix environmental issues and redesign how we manage the environment.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution can transform our ability to understand what’s happening in the oceans, and to manage it.
As robots increasingly take on manual labor, we will need to foster what differentiates humans from machines (at least for now): creativity.
The telegraph, the internet, and the smartphone reshaped the world for every generation that witnessed them. What if similar inventions show up twice a decade?
With an extensive and robust network, a way to connect with each other, and a commitment to education, Latin America has an unprecedented opportunity to rise to the top of the market and ...
Also in this week's round-up of top global stories: data without privacy laws and the people who spend six hours a day commuting.