Reported plans to launch 180 satellites could provide significant competition in the developing world and rural areas.
Some of the machines acquired recently by Google represent a giant leap forward for robot-kind.
A startup called Energous aims to let you charge your gadgets without plugging them in.
The Chinese Web giant Baidu is researching ways to build artificial neural networks that learn without guidance from humans. We spoke to the man leading that effort.
Fitness bands like the Jawbone Up are in an unusual and enviable position in the electronics business: people rarely take them off.
A movable smart-watch screen makes it easier to read a map or play a game.
A new haptic sculpting tool heralds a coming boom in 3-D modeling and manipulation.
Tiny hardware imperfections in smartphone and tablet accelerometers lead to unique “fingerprints” within the data they produce, researchers find.
Even conventional industrial robots are becoming safer to work around, making them more likely to collaborate with humans.
Microprocessors configured more like brains than traditional chips could soon make computers far more astute about what’s going on around them.