Law enforcement agencies are turning to social network theory to better understand the behaviors and habits of criminal gangs.
Comcast’s proposed $45 billion merger with Time Warner Cable is reminiscent of a 1990s-era plan for Internet dominance that Comcast then distrusted.
Studying cultural variation around the world has always been expensive, time-consuming work. Which is why the newfound ability to mine the data from location-based social networks is revolutionizing this science.
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.
The latest stretchable electronics need to make a faster transition to patients, and this new work could help.
Microsoft’s new personal assistant includes features found in Apple and Google’s own virtual helpers.
If the NSA did have the keys to the backdoor in a random number generator it could break some encryption without trouble.
A startup’s software will let iPhone apps connect phones without the Internet.
Earth-bound challenges will determine the success of Facebook and Google's plans to use balloons, drones and satellites to spread Internet access.