Emerging Tech

In the future, touchscreens will be obsolete. This lab designs what’s next

FIGLAB Chris Harrison is thinking about the future. His. Yours. Ours. Everyone’s. More specifically, he’s thinking about how the world will be using computers, and what those computers might look like, a quarter-century from now. Since Harrison is 35 years old today, that’s right around the time that he may be contemplating retirement. It’s Harrison’s […]

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New coronavirus dashboard offers astonishingly detailed data by county

As the number of confirmed coronavirus cases globally nears the 2 million mark, a new dashboard has launched showing county-by-county data for confirmed cases, recorded deaths, testing rate, fatality rate, hospital capacity, and more. It comes from Maryland-based Johns Hopkins University, which received much praise for the launch early in the crisis of its dashboard […]