Emerging Technologies

Artificial Human Genomes Could Help Overcome Research Privacy Concerns

Artificial Human Genomes Could Help Overcome Research Privacy Concerns

It can be difficult to distinguish a flesh-and-blood human’s face from one generated by artificial intelligence. (Telltale signs are misshapen eyes under spectacles, non-dermatological blemishes on the skin, and hair that looks as if it’s been thatched atop the head, though your experience may differ). But what about when those…

Long Sheets of Paper-Thin Printed Speakers Could be the Future of Surround Sound

Long Sheets of Paper-Thin Printed Speakers Could be the Future of Surround Sound

A proper surround sound setup usually involved a room filled with boxy speakers in every corner, but researchers at Germany’s Chemnitz University of Technology have developed a way to print long strips of paper loudspeakers that can be rolled up into a 360-degree surround sound experience more immersive than even…