This new 3D printer makes objects appear out of nowhere

June 12, 2019

Image: Illustration: Bob Al-Greene/ Mashable Amazon has been conducting research that involves digital 3D “scans” of people’s figures in exchange for a $25 Amazon gift card. The e-commerce giant is currently carrying out the image survey at two different locations in New York City. Mashable became aware of the research program after a staff member was targeted with an advertisement on Instagram. The ad led to an online form where…


Everybody calm down about artificial intelligence

September 20, 2017

Chill out, Elon . Image: MACMAHON/ EPA/ REX/ Shutterstock While a few prominent tech and government leaders spark anxiety over an Artifical Intelligence-led war against humen, I belief the real AI issues that need to be addressed today are more nuanced, technological and ethical. People building AI should view creating the technology as a chance to authentically inject diversity, ethics and inclusion into the world. In the short-term, it’s important…