Technology is changing how we interact and debate as humans.
In an effort to keep pace with the fast-moving field of artificial intelligence, a group of experts created the first AI Index.
A list of some of the week's most interesting stories on economic growth and social inclusion.
Patent applications for smart object technologies have risen dramatically, according to a new report.
Also in this week's round-up: regulating cryptocurrencies and how China chats.
A permanent vacation as the machines do our bidding sounds idyllic - but human beings are wired up to find effort rewarding.
Too smart to lead. Very high IQs correlate with less effective leadership.
To ensure the Fourth Industrial Revolution leads to progress for all of humanity, we need of a new generation of political entrepreneurs to rise to the challenge
Also in this week's round-up: how fake news exploded and mapping every country's favourite import.
Flying taxis, robocops, pneumatic trains – here's how the UAE is turning its wildest technological fancies into reality.
Also in this week's round-up: the disturbing algorithms producing kids’ videos and why the Romans didn't have an industrial revolution.
The World Economic Forum's mapping tool is a new way of seeing the hidden connections between global issues.
One thing scientists, policy-makers and corporate executives share in common? Uncertainty about the future. Here are their biggest questions.
Rural communities in the developing world are increasingly generating and reselling electricity on microgrids – which is good for them, for the environment and for the resilience of tradi...
For every $1 the US spends on its Precision Medicine Initiative, China is spending $43.