With Swedish telephone numbers and a tree-bound base station, a remote Indonesian village runs its own telecommunications company.
Street View-style imagery of interior spaces lets mobile devices locate themselves more accurately than is possible with GPS.
Facing a declining market for e-readers, E Ink’s new R&D facility is trying out some different ideas.
Qualcomm shows how a smart watch can make sense: by offering only limited functions.
A new database tool dramatically improves processing speeds using technology that’s already in your computer.
A wearable depth-sensing camera may soon give sightless people a better way to master their environment.
As Microsoft prepares to absorb Nokia’s handset business, a new research strategy emerges.
Smart watches risk becoming just another irritating gadget unless their makers learn to use AI and sensors to take advantage of the fact that they’re worn all day.
GPS readings in cities and indoors can be terrible. One startup has found a novel solution.
Clever apps might persuade people that they need a wrist-worn computer.