The successful test of a soft touchdown demonstrates a capability that could cut the cost of space launches significantly.
Amid a wide range of new platforms to manage streams of data from the Internet of things, a simple version emerges that anyone can use.
The Roomba maker is working on technology that could enable robots to help with more household chores.
Google believes open hardware innovation could help it find industries and markets for its software and services.
Efforts to build robot hands and humanoids more cheaply could make them affordable enough for businesses and even homes.
Microsoft’s new personal assistant includes features found in Apple and Google’s own virtual helpers.
A startup’s software will let iPhone apps connect phones without the Internet.
Facebook acquired Oculus Rift because it believes virtual reality could be the next big thing after mobile.
Cellular networks guzzle electricity and diesel fuel, but researchers are showing how new versions could be cleaner but still reliable.
New cars will soon come with high-bandwidth connections and app stores.