Deloitte predicts the global IoMT device market’s value will reach $158 billion by 2022. Here are 5 ways it is already helping us.
MIT researchers have developed a system, called Marko, that leverages radio-frequency (RF) signal reflections off human bodies to wirelessly monitor people’s movement inside their homes t...
Researchers say that these Crumpled carbon nanotube forests, or CNT forests, are a potential solution to the power needs of future wearable technology.
The material, that was created by accident, could be revolutionary in its use in batteries and electronics.
As South Africans go to the polls, here’s how the country’s economy looks 25 years after its first democratic election.
Robots come in all shapes and sizes, and they affect your life more than you may realize.
As China continues to transition to a market-driven economy, the country's state-owned companies - in their role as deliverers of reform and policy - are becoming more important, even as ...
Technology can help improve lives for workers, or lead us back to "feudalism" - it's up to us, argues the head of the International Trade Union Confederation
As more of us pay by card, online or with apps, a new report warns of the costs of leaving the most vulnerable segments of society behind in the race to a cash-free future.
Numbers of automated workers are increasing in industries across the globe. But which country has the most?
Innovation drives productivity. We need to know what works, what doesn’t and why - and that means turning to measurements and metrics. But how can we really measure innovation today?
Many regard the falloff in the creation of high-wage jobs as the inevitable result of advances in artificial intelligence and robotics. It isn’t. Technology can be used either to displace...
Quantum computing is the next great leap for computing in general. When combined with machine learning it holds some exciting prospects.
According to a group led by researchers from MIT’s Media Lab, computer scientists and engineers shouldn’t be the only people shaping the future of artificial intelligence,
An artificial intelligence system pooled the rules of 400 sports to conceive Speedgate.