Programs would sift private data while protecting names.
MIT researchers are developing new routing strategies for a wireless network that hops data in the roofs of the city.
Dialogue: Per-message charging may be an effective way to stifle spam. But it is anathema to most Internet users.
Contrary to popular belief, not all kids are naturally adept with technology and that spells trouble in an increasingly wired society.
Shhh! Bose's new noise-cancellation headset is the first to mute the outside world without adding an annoying hiss of its own.
Co-program manager Robert L. Popp on the U.S. Defense Department's Terrorism Information Awareness project.
The proliferation of junk e-mail is threatening to overwhelm the Internet. Software companies are rushing to build defenses-but will the new technologies do more harm than good?
While the telecommunications industry still faces dark days, one technology-free-space optics-can see light at the end of the tunnel.
Smart, networked sensors will soon be all around us, collectively processing vast amounts of previously unrecorded data to help run factories, maintain crops, and even watch for earthquakes.
Jeremy Hockenstein, SM '99's data entry company in Cambodia hires Phnom Penh's poor and offers them the chance of a better life.