Alphabet’s Project Amber uses AI to try to diagnose depression from brain waves

X, Alphabet’s experimental R&D lab, today detailed Project Amber, which aims to make brain waves as…

It’s 2020 and anti-Semitism is an electoral tactic again

There were 2,107 anti-Semitic incidents reported in the US in 2019—a record-breaking year as tracked by…

Alphabet’s X details Project Amber, a quest for a single biomarker for depression that fell short of its goal

Alphabet’s X (the Google-owner’s so-called ‘Moonshot Factory’) published a new blog post today about Project Amber,…

Could Social Media Be Facing a Wave of Backlash?

For many years, social media was heralded as a universally beneficial new technology. It was seen…

Dr. Strangenet—or, how I stopped worrying and embraced the WFH IT apocalypse

Enlarge / We all work from home now. We are the cloud. Aurich Lawson / Getty…