AI and Our Future: A Conversation with Kai-Fu Lee, Hosted by CRML

Eric Kwon Science & Technology Editor This past Wednesday, UC Santa Barbara’s (UCSB) Center for Responsible Machine Learning (CRML) hosted an online talk with Dr. Kai-Fu...

Facebook’s Public Relations Crisis

Ariel Andres Staff Writer On Oct. 28, Facebook announced a new name for their parent company during their Facebook Connect conference: Meta. The name reflects Facebook’s...

UCSB Launches New Research Initiative into Autonomous Materials

Ariel Andres Staff Writer The intersection of living and synthetic materials has always captured the imagination of people, from science-fiction films developing ideas of cyborg humanoids,...

A New, and Potentially Problematic, Way to Pay

Ariel Andres Contributing Writer The COVID-19 pandemic has spurred the growth of a variety of emerging technologies in the United States (U.S.)., one of which being...

Apple’s New iPhone 13 is a Deliberately Incremental Upgrade

Eric Kwon Science & Technology Editor Apple released the new iPhone 13 two weeks ago, the successor to their popular iPhone 12. Most smartphones tend to...