A celebration of technology. A quick overview of great ideas in robotics, AI, virtual reality and other fields that are shaping our world and changing the way we live.

July 12, 2018

THE WORLD’S MOST VALUABLE STARTUP IS A CHINESE RIDE SHARING GIANT, RUN BY 39-YEAR-OLD JEAN LIU

Her name is Jean Liu, she’s 39 years old and she’s the CEO of the world’s most valuable startup, a Beijing-based ride sharing company called DiDi. […]
July 10, 2018

GOOGLE’S MAGENTA, CREATING NEW SOUNDS WITH NEURAL NETWORKS

Google Brain is a team of Artificial Intelligence researchers at Google, focused on deep learning, a branch of machine learning loosely inspired in how the human […]
July 10, 2018

SWISS STARTUP EXTRACTS CO2 FROM AIR AND SELLS IT

To reduce the risks of climate change on the planet, the 2016 Paris Agreement set a goal, which was keeping the increase in the global average […]
July 10, 2018

HYPERLOOP NETWORK TO REVOLUTIONISE TRANSPORT OF PEOPLE AND GOODS

Virgin HyperloopOne and DP World have just unveiled a global partnership called DP World Cargo Speed that will -if successfully implemented- revolutionise the transport of cargo. […]
July 10, 2018

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE APP CAN UNDERSTAND WHY BABIES CRY

Chatterbaby is a free app equipped with artificial intelligence that analyses changes in frequency and patterns in the sound to silence ratio in the cries of […]
July 9, 2018

AN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE GOD

The concept of Technological Singularity, the belief that Artificial Intelligence will evolve -via self-improvement cycles- to a point where it becomes a powerful superintelligence that will […]
July 9, 2018

LOOKING FOR DARK MATTER DEEP UNDERGROUND

The Laboratori Nazionali del Gran Sasso is a particle physics laboratory belonging to the Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare. Located about 120 kilometers to the north […]
January 7, 2012

IS THERE ANYBODY OUT THERE?

Photo: ESO/José Francisco (josefrancisco.org) ALMA is the biggest array of telescopes in the world and the largest astronomical project ever attempted, a truly global partnership between […]

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