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So You Want to Learn a Language?

There are thousands of pictures clogging social media, featuring brightly-filtered landscapes, superimposed with stylized quotes proclaiming that you, too, can do anything, if you devote just fifteen minutes a day to it. While you...

RoboBee: The Future of Flower Pollination

In the dystopian future, flowers have wilted to weeds and farms are nearly barren. World starvation is rampant, with severe drops in population across all countries. First World countries clutch onto their supplies of food...

Replika: Socializing in the Year of the Bot

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have your own AI companion? Wonder no more. Luka, Inc., a California-based software company specializing in AI-powered chat bots, has recently released the Replika app, a...

Whiskers: A New Game of Cat and Mouse

"In a world overrun by mice, one cat stands alone. Defy the impawssible." Instead of watching cat videos on the Internet, why not become a virtual one? It’s getting close to the end of the...

Seven Little Planets and You

You may have noticed that one of Google’s Doodles a while back had a short little GIF about the discovery of seven Earth-sized exoplanets. 40 light years away, seven exoplanets (planets that orbit stars...

Nintendo’s New Revolution

Nintendo has finally released the first glimpse at their new home portable console, the Nintendo Switch. Yes, you read that right: the Nintendo Switch can be played both in the home and on-the-go.Originally known...

Tech Talk: Robotic Submersion (Extended Edition)

Note from the Web Editor: A shortened version of this article originally appeared in the September 2016 issue of the magazine.Welcome to the very first segment of Tech Talk, where we will take a...

The UltraWide Monitor

Computer monitors are usually a "not so interesting" topic, although in recent months there has been an influx in the advancement of monitor technologies. In the past year, the consumer market has seen monitors...

The Latest on Cell Phones from MWC

Every February, the biggest names in mobile technology travel to Barcelona for the Mobile World Congress, the world’s biggest event for cell phones, laptops, tablets, and new ways to compute on the go. The...