A startup believes people will want a photographic record of their lives, taken at 30-second intervals.
The creator of the Wolfram Alpha search engine explains why he thinks your life should be measured, analyzed, and improved.
As the amount of data expands exponentially, nearly all of it carries someone’s digital fingerprints.
Sensors in cars today could do more to reduce traffic accidents, and costs are coming down.
The next frontier for big data is the individual.
A startup that converts conversations to text so it can offer instant information gets financing from Telefónica, Samsung, and Intel.
A novel chemical pathway could address the high cost of transporting cellulosic materials to make diesel fuel.
A lack of accessible design tools is holding back 3-D printing.
A former Yahoo search engineer raises funds to bring sophisticated data mining and modeling to the business world.