Technology Companies

If you keep track of these things, you’ll note that the list of the world’s top 10 technology companies continues to be dominated by American names. Then again, you’ll note that two of the names on the list are Chinese and that the second company on the list is Korean. The names on this roundup […]

Kids (Who Use Tech) Seem to Be All Right

Social media is linked to depression—or not. First-person shooter video games are good for cognition—or they encourage violence. Young people are either more connected—or more isolated than ever. Such are the conflicting messages about the effects of technology on children’s well-being. Negative findings receive far more attention and have fueled panic among parents and educators. […]

Technology Is Changing Education

When a Stanford University professor offered a free online course in artificial intelligence in 2011, he had no idea that the experiment would attract 160,000 students from 190 countries and generate a wave of publicity. That’s one of many examples of how technology is reshaping education around the world. From the rapid proliferation of massive open […]