The fifth generation of mobile communications technology will see the end of the "cell" as the fundamental building block of communication networks.
The Washington Post reports that the NSA collects billions of cell phone location records daily--but there's more to this issue than privacy.
The next generation of photographers will think nothing of taking a camera out of their pocket and releasing it to the skies, like a dove to the wind.
In physics multiple choice papers, the correct answers should follow Benford's law while the other options should not. So can an enterprising student use this to beat the test?
FCC puts onus on airlines as it proposes lifting phone ban.
Commuters in Africa, Europe and the US all follow the same fundamental pattern of travel between work and home, confirming a theory first suggested 20 years ago.
Social robots are simpler to interact with than humans, can repeat games with infinite patience and record the data for further study. That's changing the way autistic children learn new skills, say therapists.
Governments already dabbling with authoritarian control of the Internet could be spurred on by learning of NSA surveillance.
GPS is power hungry and often suffers from poor signal strength in city centres. Now computer scientists have worked out how your smartphone's inertial sensors can fill in the gaps.
Amid torrent of revelations that the NSA finds mass surveillance easy, the IETF ponders how to harden the Internet.