Technology

Building the Bridge of Trust: Deciphering the New Psychology of Social Media

Media psychologist and trust expert Jeff Hancock reveals how technology is changing the way we…

Rediscovering Our Humanity Through Virtual Reality

VR is the next technological game-changer. Jeremy Bailenson's new book reveals how it will revolutionize…

Stress IS a Silent Killer. This Technology Can Help Stop It

Stress is common for most people – and for some, it’s more than tension and…

Minds Worth Meeting Episode 12: The Power of Virtual Reality with Jeremy Bailenson

Virtual reality is very close to becoming a major element of society. With its ability…

Virtual Reality is Not a Fad: It’s a Revolution in the Making

VR is the new frontier of human experience. VR pioneer Jeremy Bailenson’s new book explains…

These Industries Can Benefit From Emotion AI Right Now

It is inevitable that artificial intelligence will play an increasingly important role in our lives.…

This Is What Happens When Robots Raise Our Kids

Social psychologist Dr. Sherry Turkle has spent her academic career analyzing the effects of technology…

Augmented Reality Strategy: Why Every Company Needs It

In the November-December issue of Harvard Business Review, award-winning author and Harvard business professor, Michael…

The Business of AI: Harnessing the Technological Revolution

Future generations will call today the beginning of a radical social, technological and economic revolution.…

Should We (And Our Children) Trust the Robots?

Robots are revolutionizing how humans go about their daily business. Amazon’s robotic “personal assistant,” known…

The Bionic Man Restores Hope to Humanity

At MIT’s Center for Extreme Bionics, Professor Hugh Herr and his team of researchers are…

Who Can You Trust?

A monumental wave of distrust in key institutions – government, media, business, charities – is…

AI is Changing Everything – and You’re Not Ready

Imagine a new technology that, within only a few years, revolutionized everyday life while rendering…

What Killed Retail May Also Save It. A Tech Lesson for Every Industry

In 2008, Anindya Ghose predicted the smartphone would ultimately be the most transformative consumer device…

Wal-Mart Bets Big on Virtual Reality – and So Should You

Immersive technology is having its moment. After decades of development, virtual and augmented reality (VR…

Are You Ready to Lead Digital Transformation and Innovation?

Technology has forever altered the leadership and business strategy landscapes, and it continues to enable…

How Do You Feel? Emotion AI Can Tell

Emotions influence every aspect of our life – how we learn, communicate, make decisions. Yet,…

When Smart Cars Crash, Who’s to Blame?

We’re well on our way to a future of self-driving cars – but uncertainty still…

Walking the Tech Tightrope in Financial Services

Today’s digital devices are designed to promote efficiency and responsiveness for professionals in every sector,…

Tap Into the Mobile Economy

The mobile economy, projected to reach $1 trillion in the U.S. by 2020, is being…

The Evolution of Education: VR and the Future of Learning

In 2017, a plethora of changes are approaching the world of education: a new American…

What Will You Do When Machines Do Everything?

Despite what workers may think, findings show almost every job will be impacted by robots.…

Why ATMs Are About to Get More Secure

Credit card fraud cost the U.S. retail industry $32 billion in 2014. One of the…

The Keys That Unlock the $1 Trillion Mobile Economy

The mobile economy is projected to hit $1 trillion dollars by the year 2020. But…

“The Signals Are Talking”: Winner of the 2017 Axiom Gold Award

Are you preparing today for tomorrow’s global trends? In other words, are you thinking like…

Who Can You Trust?

Around the world, trust in our institutions is collapsing. More than a trend, this is…

Little Rice: Innovation Lessons from China

The Chinese smartphone market has produced companies, leaders, and, of course, phones. But its most…

Learning to Live With Artificial Intelligence

Kevin Kelly with advice for confronting a future filled with AI, robots, and constantly upgrading…

Abuse on Social Media: How It’s Hurting You and How You Can Stop It

Abuse on social media is terrible for victims and can even hurt your business. We…

Building Trust in the World of Brexit and Trump

What does trust mean in this new world and how can you build it with…

Hacking vs. Whistleblowing: Why It Matters to You

In short, if private citizens are now vulnerable to having their online accounts broken into…

Are You Making the Most of Your Mobile Data?

You’re collecting data, but are you using it to build connections to your customers? Is…

This Time With Feeling: Robots You Want To Talk To

Like it or not, at some point in your life, you will live with a…

Can Virtual Reality Make You a Better Person?

Yes, virtual reality (VR) can make you more empathetic. And, according to renowned VR guru…

Sharing Economy Expert Shares the Secrets of Crowd-Based Capitalism

Collaborative consumption. On-demand services. The gig economy. Peer-to-peer business. Numerous names describe the same phenomenon:…

Why Your Business Needs to Bet on Virtual Reality

Virtual reality (VR) and hype have a long-standing relationship. After more than two decades, the…

Now You See Me, Now You Don’t: The New Ecosystem of Value Creation

By the end of the decade, every company will be a software company, predicts Robert…

Are We On the Right Road to Automated Driving?

Our cars are getting smarter. They dictate (and recalculate) directions, sync with our phones, help…

Decoding Apple vs. the FBI and Its Implications for the Future of Internet of Things

Congressional testimony is underway in Apple's stand-off with the U.S. government over the FBI’s request…

The Future of Work Will Change Everything. Are You Ready?

The way we think about it and get it done, how businesses organize it, and…

The Rise of the Data Scientist: Why Companies Need to Hire and Retain Analytical Talent

As Big Data continues to change the way we live and work, companies are recognizing…

Robots Are Here. Now What?

Robots aren’t coming – they’re already here, and have been for quite some time, though…

Sherry Turkle Isn’t Anti-Technology. She’s Pro-Conversation.

We’re used to being connected all the time. Yet, we’re uncomfortable with conversation – at…

Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age

At home, families sit in silence at the dinner table. We text (and shop and…

The World in 2050: Urban, Crowded and Full of Possibility

By the middle of this century, global population will reach nearly 10 billion people, consuming…

The Vaporized Era – It’s Here, It’s Changing Everything and You’re Not Ready

Familiar things are disappearing before our eyes. Remember photo albums, audio CDs and DVDs? Maps…

Can Virtual Reality Make You a Better Person?

NFL training camp 2015 is in full swing, but it’s not just players who are…

Smart Solutions to the World’s Toughest Challenges

There is perhaps no greater force for change than a powerful idea. Thousands of ideas…

Can the Sharing Economy Provide Good Jobs?

Have your house cleaned by Handy or Homejoy; your groceries bought and delivered by Instacart;…

Why We Need to Get Smart about Artificial Intelligence

Why We Need to Get Smart about Artificial Intelligence We’ve long been fascinated by the…