Technology Tag

New technology in Rome takes tourists 2,000 years back in time

Technology is making its appearance in the world of museums, and one of the most ancient monuments in Rome, Ara Pacis, is spearheading an innovative group that is breaking new ground in this area. Ara Pacis is one of the masterpieces of Ancient Roman art, but...

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Is transhumanism really the world’s most dangerous idea?

In 2004 the editors of the journal Foreign Policy asked several prominent intellectuals to identify the world’s most dangerous idea. Surprisingly political scientist Francis Fukuyama’s choice was transhumanism. He described it as a movement “to liberate the human race from its biological constraints”. Its supporters,...

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Is technology making us dumber or smarter? Yes.

The smartphone in your hand enables you to record a video, edit it and send it around the world. With your phone, you can navigate in cities, buy a car, track your vital signs and accomplish thousands of other tasks. And so? Each of those activities...

A visual guide to the refugee crisis

Source: Rome Reports Today, technology is being used to help solve some of the biggest problems our world faces. And the Common Action Forum, an international aid organization, believes tech can even help something as tough as the world's refugee crisis. That's why they're developing a tool...