Information and Your Brain: Does Technology Impact the Way Your Brain Values Information?

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Ah, technology! A modern wonder! Technology certainly makes our lives easier and saves us time on many levels with all of the nifty smartphones, apps, programs, and not to mention the internet! But what is all of this convenience doing to our brains? My husband, tech guy extraordinaire, approached me … READ MORE

How Will the World Change by 2025?

Having analyzed huge volumes of data regarding the scientific studies and patent applications, the company Thomson Reuters, a child agency of Reuters, came up with a list of ten innovations that promise to dramatically change the planet by 2025. Intellectual Property and Science Department of the company initially identified ten … READ MORE

Scientists Managed to Teleport Data over Three Meters with 100% Accuracy

Dutch scientists achieved accurate teleportation of quantum information over a distance of three meters. This is a great achievement, but is still far from the famous phrase “Beam me up, Scotty!” from Star Trek where people were teleported into space. However, it is another step in this direction.

Quantum Teleportation of Information Opens the Way for Quantum Internet!

For the first time an international team of physicists succeeded to teleport information in a solid-state quantum memory, which is a prerequisite for future quantum internet. In quantum teleportation no mass is transferred, but only the information that describes the state of the quantum system that transmits the signal. The … READ MORE

Best Ways to Use Technology for Learning

Recently, technology changed our everyday life. Almost each human habitant of the word can’t leave without modern gadgets. By using gadgets – people communicate and keep in touch with their friends and relatives, they run business and learn. With Internet and IT technologies learning process becomes easier and more fascinating. … READ MORE

10 Most Expected Science and Technology Advances in 2014

New Scientist magazine published a series of articles about the 10 major events that are likely to happen in the field of science and technology in the coming year. Space is getting closer In 2014, two spacecraft that will help people finally reach Mars will be tested. In September, NASA … READ MORE

A Futuristic Gaze Into the Next Generation’s Influence on Teaching and Learning

Generation Z kids are presently in class right now, and they’ll be altering the method in which folks envision learning. These youngsters have hypertext psyches with identical intellectual designs that shift every which way, not the step by step mindsets that humans have become used to. Studies demonstrate that nine … READ MORE

Televisions Are Getting Dangerously Smart: How Your TV Is Spying on You

With access to the Internet, TV automatically acquires several not-so-pleasant side effects of conventional computer and online activity. Thus the new ‘smart’ TVs record the preferences of their owners and the data is sent to the marketing industry, which ensures that each device is sending personalized advertising messages. That is, … READ MORE