Modified instruments have led to fewer preterm deliveries and C-sections for mothers, and these surgeries have helped improve survival rates for infants.
The Life Issue: From miracle babies to swipe-happy seniors, how we're born, how we live, how we die—it's all going to change.
When Dennis Berkholtz’s parents moved to a retirement home, he launched the National Senior League for Wii Bowling. It's still going strong.
More women than ever are finding work in the legal, medical, and technical fields. So why are women avoiding computer science?
As researchers begin to understand how aging works at a molecular level, there’s a glint of promise—and oodles of hype—in new life-extension treatments.
We all get old, and at some point, everyone's going to need an app that embiggens that doggone tiny mouse type.
With access to more tutorials, audiences, and distribution channels than ever before today's kids are truly becoming teen idols.
For as long as we've had screens, people have worried whether too much screen time would make kids less healthy, more violent, and hopelessly distracted.
Developmental psychologist Alison Gopnik wants us to take a deep breath—and focus on the quality, not quantity, of the time kids use tech.
Alkaline hydrolysis is a clean, green method for dissolving a body into its chemical building blocks; the runny remains just wash down the drain.
Researchers point out serious gaps in the privacy promises of stealth cryptocoin Monero.
Our eyes are hardening; we can barely see our phones any more. We must learn to look at the wider world.
Thanks to advances in neonatal care, Baby Boy Green joined a generation of premature babies whose survival would have been unimaginable a generation ago.
Sharing my daughter through #MiniMilah helped me connect with a cybervillage of support. Now it’s time to lower the volume.
We asked researchers to help us build a device that's optimized for folks whose sight and motor skills are beginning to fade.
Kids aren’t getting behind the wheel as much these days. But contrary to popular belief, it’s not just because of smartphones and social media.
A tale of romance, performance, surveillance, and loss.
While the strategy carries risks, if it pans out, you could soon see more kids in their own Netflix series or on smartphone apps—or wherever kids are.
What's happening at the US Army's new cyber branch headquarters marks a change for Fort Gordon. Hell, it might be changing warfare itself—all through a computer screen.
Smartphones today carry an unbelievable amount of sensitive information. As absolutely everything is going mobile these days, we have to pay special attention on security of mobile applications, specifically data at rest (data stored on a mobile device) and data in transit (data transferred to the target server).