The birth of a movement in four main questions.
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Everyone has heard of Uber and AirBnB, but they are not the only game in town. Some platforms are purely altruistic, some very capitalistic.
Computer-science wizard Frederic Jacobs creates a new app that makes cryptography seamless and freely available to millions of mobile users
Human augmentation elicits reactions that are not unanimously positive.
Prize-winning French biologist Emmanuelle Charpentier explains her revolutionary discovery.
Thousands of labs and hospitals are eagerly awaiting the portable sequencers that will make bedside genetic analysis a reality.