Tech Metaphors Are Holding Back Brain Research
It's easy to assume that the seat of human intelligence is similar to our increasingly smart devices. But that idea could be misdirecting neuroscience.
4 hours ago - Wired
This optical technique could solve virtual reality's eyestrain problem
After wearing a virtual reality headset for a while, you may have noticed that eye fatigue starts to set in. The reason is a little-known neuroscience effect called the...
5 hours ago - TechRadar
Preventing Dementia: New Report Says Not Much is Proved to Work
National Academies review says cognitive training evidence remains scant
5 hours ago - Scientific American
Quick-Thinking AI Camera Mimics the Human Brain
The device will use artificial neurons and synapses to improve self-driving vehicle and drone performance
9 hours ago - Scientific American
Study finds recognition technology a step closer to use in courtroom
In most crime scenes, there is some information that is known only by investigators and the actual perpetrator. Only the kidnapper knows what the abandoned shed where they kept...
23 hours ago - Phys.org
Are you forgetful? That's just your brain erasing useless memories
Most of us think “perfect” memory means never forgetting, but maybe forgetting actually helps us navigate a world that is random and ever-changing. So say two neuroscientists...
1 day ago - The Verge
Watch the Human Brain Come to Life in This Stunning Piece of Art
Drawn and etched with algorithms, Greg Dunn's masterpiece is unique in more ways than one
1 day ago - Scientific American
How many dimensions does the human brain think in? Research says up to 11
You may have never wondered how many dimensions the human brain thinks in, but if you have, the real answer could be more than you're expecting. It's as many as eleven. At...
1 day ago - Digital Trends
High Chair Philosophers
Toddlers understand more than you might think about scientific inquiry
2 days ago - Scientific American
How One Memory Attaches to Another
A technical revolution provides insight into how the brain links memories, a process critical for understanding and organizing the world around us
2 days ago - Scientific American
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Amazon Dash Wand free for Prime members
Just under a week before the June 28th release of the Amazon's Echo Show, the company has made their Dash Wand available for Prime members. Priced at $20, the...
Results: the OnePlus 5 - yeah or meh?
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Improving a game on the Xbox One X helps boost its One S performance, says...
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Amazon is prepping Echo Show for launch with visual Alexa cards
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More leadership drama at Uber: two board members replaced
Longtime Uber director and backer Bill Gurley is out after he reportedly led the push to force CEO Travis Kalanick to resign.
Best Smart Scales of 2017
We tested the features and accuracy of nine smart scales. The Nokia Body+ took the crown while the Fitbit Aria placed third.