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Technology-fueled valentines: 5 new ways to show you care

Americans are spending more on Valentine’s Day gifts, but in our digital era, personal notes and physical gifts are the ones we remember.

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With AI watching, clues to why neighborhoods flourish or fail

AI imaging is delivering greater insights into neighborhoods than surveys and census data have ever been able to provide.

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An app that makes commuting a joy?

MaaS, Finland’s experiment in connected mobility could change the way the world travels.

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Welcoming the robo-nannies

Millennial parents see a rosy future for AI, sensors and Big Data in their children’s lives.

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A mathematician-turned-poet becomes a social media star

Samer Takriti’s math skills attracted trading firms and hedge funds, but his classical Arabic poems have won him over a million followers.

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Why we still crave things we can touch

A conversation with bestselling author David Sax on why analog is not only still alive, but thriving.

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More and more digital natives are hitting ‘print’

Printed photos are seeing a revival as people seek new ways to connect in a digital world.

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Technology-fueled valentines: 5 new ways to show you care

Americans are spending more on Valentine’s Day gifts, but in our digital era, personal notes and physical gifts are the ones we remember.

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