Google achieves one of the long-standing “grand challenges” of AI by building a computer that can beat expert players at the board game Go.
Carmakers are already struggling to make regular cars secure against hacks—self-driving technology will bring new problems, says a leading researcher.
Two startups aim to make carbon-fiber parts more affordable by reinventing how they are made.
How Marvin Minsky, a pioneer of artificial intelligence who died on Sunday, still influences the field today.
A new database will gauge progress in artificial intelligence, as computers try to grasp what’s going on in scenes shown in photographs.
Personal tech and presidential security don’t play well together. So the most powerful man in the world almost certainly carries around a bunch of lame gadgets.
The world of connected devices is growing fast, but how secure is it?
Giant banks are experimenting with software inspired by Bitcoin, and Microsoft wants a piece of the action.
The TCP standard at the heart of the Internet dates from 1974. A proposed replacement could make our connections much faster.
Software that detects when Twitter users are being sarcastic could help computers gain a sense of humor.