Political insight: people lie to pollsters, and probably on Facebook. But not to Google's search bar
A new way of mapping cities according to the benefit they give residents has the potential to change the way planners think about city design
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.