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Syndicated An AI-Editing War Is Taking Place On Wikipedia's Pages

Over time, the encyclopedia’s software robots can become locked in combat, undoing each other’s edits and changing links, say researchers

Advertising Britain To Use Rural Areas As Test Grounds For Future Robots

Airfields, farms and towns could become testing sites for newest robotic inventions in the UK.

Design Coffee May Be Able To Boost Long-Term Memory

One study claims that a cup worth of caffeine can help you create clearer, longer-lasting memories.

Innovation Princess Leia Hologram May Soon Become A Reality

Scientists have created a 3D display that could mimic the famous tech from Star Wars – even on mobile phones.

Technology Scientists One Step Closer To Human Mind Meld

An American lab was able to connect the minds of two rats on opposite ends of the American continent, which could lay a foundation for an 'organic computer.'

Syndicated Retinal Implant Gives Partial Sight To The Blind

Some previously visually impaired patients could read signs, tell the time and distinguish white wine from red after being fitted with the device.

Work Paralyzed Woman Controls Robotic Arm Using Brain Waves

Device controlled by a new kind of computer program translates natural brain activity used to move our limbs into commands.

Advertising App Is Able To Monitor Disease Outbreaks In Real Time

ClickClinica provides real-time global disease surveillance by letting doctors record patients' symptoms with a single click.

Technology Genetically Modified Cows Make Milk Lactose Intolerant People Can Drink

Researchers created the animal using a technique that gives precise control over which genes are active within it.

Work The GM Food Scientists' Risky Strategy That Won Public Support [Headlines]

Research group pleaded with protesters to call off their threat to destroy trials – and even offered to fund public debate.

Innovation Brain Implant Allows Paralyzed Woman To Control A Robot With Her Thoughts

With the help of the BrainGate implant, a 58 year old woman who has been immobile for 15 years can now control a robotic arm using her mind.