We’re in the midst of a jobs crisis, and rapid advances in AI and other technologies may be one culprit. How can we get better at sharing the wealth that technology creates?
Startup VA-ST thinks its depth-sensing glasses can help people with little sight get around more easily.
New services from Facebook and Google extend the reach of facial recognition. Do people still find it creepy?
Entrepreneurs using couriers and mom-and-pop shops hope to outmaneuver Amazon with ultrafast deliveries in India’s big cities.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
Fears that an obscure feature coming to Apple's mobile browser will kill the ad industry appear overblown.
Is there a realistic roadmap to 100% renewables?
Computers have never been good at answering the type of verbal reasoning questions found in IQ tests. Now a deep learning machine unveiled in China is changing that.
Occipital wants to interrupt virtual-reality scenes with what’s coming at you in real life to prevent surprises and spills.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.