Alcatel-Lucent has demonstrated fiber-like data-transfer speeds over telephone wiring—but will ISPs adopt it?
Companies are working to provide long-distance Internet services to rural areas via unused TV spectrum.
New humanoid robots will compete in a contest designed to test the ability of machines to take on extremely dangerous and high-stakes human jobs.
Wireless connections in cars are becoming faster and more capable, bringing new features, new services—and new problems.
A decade after the Enron scandal, the company’s internal messages are still helping to advance data science and many other fields.
The first of the low-cost smartphones running the Firefox OS will start selling on Tuesday in Spain.
A computer can learn to recognize, and respond intelligently to, users’ emotional state.
A San Francisco company called Planet Labs aims to launch 28 mini-satellites that will provide frequent snapshots of Earth.
Wireless vehicle networks could make driving safer and more efficient, but the cost of deployment will be significant.
Kenyan tech leaders say the high-flying Internet balloons may not be a realistic networking solution for their continent.