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Facial Recognition Tech Is Coming to a School Near You

October 18, 2019
Despite a lack of evidence that more technology makes kids safer, facial recognition technology may soon be coming to a school near you....

It's Time to Put Down Your Phone

October 11, 2019
How long have you gone without checking your phone in the past week? 10, 15, maybe 20 minutes while you’re awake? Our screens have...

Panos Panay Says Microsoft’s New Phone Isn’t a Phone

October 4, 2019
Microsoft surprised just about everyone this week by showing off a pair of new mobile devices with two screens apiece. The pocketable...

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Facial Recognition Tech Is Coming to a School Near You

October 18, 2019
Despite a lack of evidence that more technology makes kids safer, facial recognition technology may soon be coming to a school near you....

It's Time to Put Down Your Phone

October 11, 2019
How long have you gone without checking your phone in the past week? 10, 15, maybe 20 minutes while you’re awake? Our screens have...

Panos Panay Says Microsoft’s New Phone Isn’t a Phone

October 4, 2019
Microsoft surprised just about everyone this week by showing off a pair of new mobile devices with two screens apiece. The pocketable...

Spot, the Robot Dog, Learns New Tricks

September 27, 2019
For 25 years, Boston Dynamics has been building robots and releasing videos of the terrifying things running around, opening doors, and...

Your DNA Belongs on the Blockchain

September 20, 2019
You may not realize it, but when you send a spit-filled tube off to a lab that’s going to analyze your DNA, you’re linking the most...

iPhones to the Max

September 13, 2019
New iPhones! A shinier Apple Watch! So many camera lenses! On this week’s episode of Gadget Lab, it’s Apple week yet again. Lauren,...