This Week in Tech
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Now That’s a Party
There were camels in the sand, a gondolier in the pool, and a giant birthday cake in the shape of a Chinese temple. And then, at the stroke of midnight, Gwen Stefani sang Happy Birthday. But who was the birthday boy?
Become a Cyborg… Or Risk Irrelevance
In a recent speech at the World Government Summit in Dubai, Elon Musk offered a frightening prediction: To avoid being eclipsed by artificial intelligence, human beings need to evolve. In particular, we need to develop the ability to communicate directly with machines »
Your Choice: Anesthesia or Virtual Reality
A surgeon in Mexico City is ditching the use of dangerous painkillers in favor of a fascinating new strategy: virtual reality. But is this strategy powerful enough to distract humans from pain?
Warren Buffett Reveals Next Sector He’s Investing In
In the past, Warren Buffett has been cautious about investing in technology. He’s famously said that he doesn't invest in businesses he doesn’t understand. But wait until you see what he’s investing in now »
This Tiny Yellow Box Could Save Your Life
Each year, millions and millions of people are left dead or disabled by surgical complications. And meanwhile, one simple piece of equipment could have saved them. Here it is »