On Friday, May 24, 1844, the very first message sent by Morse code’s dots and dashes across a long distance traveled from Washington, D.C., to Baltimore.
Artificial Intelligence is becoming the biggest technology of the information age, and we need to bake human judgement into it in order to use it fully.
Systems for verifying digital identities remain fragmented and inefficient – here's our explainer of the different options available
A single, unified digital identity for each separate player on supply and transaction chains is needed to streamline global trade.
Only ditching the profit imperative will allow the tech giants to fulfil their original aim of benefiting the public good, argues the writer Jonathan Wichmann.
Researchers have found four common triggers that make people compulsively use their phones.
A global approach to assessing and regulating frontier technologies is needed – and the UN is perfectly placed to host the discussion.
Intelligent machines turning on their creators has long been the stuff of science fiction - but without a sound ethical framework, the risks posed by malfunctioning or malevolent AI in ou...
Most software engineers aren't trained in interviewing new staff - and would rather get back to programming. But with more talent hammering at the industry's door, something has to give.
Researchers have revealed the surprising truth about how we make decisions - most of the time we use a lot less information than we think.
Data suggests that large US companies appear to have a cross-border influence on economic activity in other parts of the world.
Smartphones have the potential to drive a worldwide push towards more active lifestyles.
MIT researchers have developed a technique that rethinks hardware data compression to free up more memory used by computers and mobile devices.
"The transformation of the financial system as we know has only just begun. Everybody should be able to reap the benefits of this transformation. At the same time, consumers must be assur...
A coalition of activists, linguists, ad makers, and sound engineers has created a genderless AI voice for virtual assistants.