Computerized systems that automatically determine whether a pitch is a ball or strike promise to make umpiring more accurate, but at what price?
The prime minister's adviser claims to have warned about coronavirus pandemics last year. The internet nerds say otherwise.
As governments consider the use of surveillance technologies to trace and contain the spread of COVID-19, it is important to consider human rights in the implementation.
Between teleworking, distance learning and the use of social networks, the current period is unusual in our use of the Internet. How does the network work? How to use it well?
COVID-19 has shown that technology is no longer a luxury but an important component of the education process. In presenting solutions, a wide range of factors must be considered.
Screen "time" gets all the airplay, but with families confined to home – screen quality and screen buddies – are just as important, if not more, for healthy technology use.
Social media analysts are seeing some alarming trends on Twitter, Facebook and other platforms as the new coronavirus spreads.
How much data are you using when streaming lectures? What camera do you need? And what's a VPN? Here are some handy tips to be technologically prepared for your virtual university experience.
Electronic waste is accumulating and is a resource to be exploited. Microfluidic devices allow the development of recycling, including the recycling of rare earths – a precious resource.
Automated text messages if your phone detects you're a long way from home, or discounted home internet, are just a few possible technology solutions to make New Zealanders "stay home to save lives".
COVID-19 is dragging some arts institutions into the 21st century. Others are already well down this path. What we win and lose when culture goes online and a bunch of links you can enjoy today.
With the enhanced capabilities of today's robots and drones, recent examples from China and Thailand and ongoing research show that they have the potential to help us navigate disasters.
In our increasingly datafied world, there is a clear need to develop and disseminate responsible approaches for handling data for and about children.
Older adults are using social robots and apps, but what does it mean for issues of surveillance and privacy?
Two transportation scholars argue that telecommuting could play an important role in solving the coronavirus crisis.
Not everyone who wants a telehealth consultation with their doctor over the next six months will be eligible for one.
Rural African American families typically have more disadvantages than those living in urban areas. But high-tech options can help.
Research reveals a complicated relationship between surveillance and freedom, as surveillance activities allow for greater autonomy for women hoping to work in Jordan.
Differences among the 'Five Eyes' over the tech company's role in building 5G networks pose a threat to the long-standing Western consensus about how to manage relations with China.
Facing up to phone interruptions.