In India, new technology aims to help more poor farmers skirt loan-sharks and get real banking services.
FCC takes a stab at closing parts of the nation's wireless divide
Large screens could display content simultaneously from different devices, using a startup's new software.
iPhone users are apparently keen to avoid relying on Apple's new mapping app.
A project called The Human Face of Big Data collects data points via smartphones, and lets you find "data doppelgangers."
Earth is a pale blue dot when viewed from space. Now astrobiologists have worked out the likely colours of Earth-like planets orbiting other stars
A new app developed in North Africa uses crowdsourced smartphone data to construct indoor floorplans
An Apple patent is just the latest in a broad industry effort to expand battery life.
Historians know that the best way to replace an extremist view is with an equally extreme opposing view. Now mathematicians have discovered how to make moderation spread instead
Satellites give a rough picture of the Earth's geoid. Now physicists say atomic clock technology is ready to give a better picture from the ground