Fundamental discoveries about the nature of memory could lead to new treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder, addiction, and anxiety.
I'm deputy editor of MIT Technology Review. I’ve been a technology journalist for 12 years, reporting on the Web, computing, telecom, and the business of technology from Silicon Valley, New York, and Boston. Before I came to MIT Technology Review, I was the technology and media editor for the Associated Press.
Brian Bergstein's Stories
As electronics get more personal, some fixtures of earlier eras of computing may feel inappropriate.
Author Sarah Lewis discusses some counterintuitive pathways to breakthroughs.
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Microsoft researcher Danah Boyd tries to puncture some myths about teenagers and the Internet.
Our fourth annual list of companies around the world whose innovations will reshape markets.
Ursula Burns says Xerox can outfox low-cost outsourcing companies with better technology.
The quest to gather ever more information can make us value the wrong things and grow overconfident about what we know.
The musician and activist explains how technology provides the means to help us eradicate disease and extreme poverty.