The Roomba maker is working on technology that could enable robots to help with more household chores.
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.
Microsoft’s new personal assistant includes features found in Apple and Google’s own virtual helpers.
A startup’s software will let iPhone apps connect phones without the Internet.
Facebook acquired Oculus Rift because it believes virtual reality could be the next big thing after mobile.
Cellular networks guzzle electricity and diesel fuel, but researchers are showing how new versions could be cleaner but still reliable.
New cars will soon come with high-bandwidth connections and app stores.
SpaceX’s reusable booster rocket, the first of its kind, could pave the way for radically cheaper access to space.
Device-makers align around a wireless charging technology that works through tables to charge multiple devices—and it’s expected in products later this year.