Researchers say it’s possible to identify gestures around a phone by analyzing interference in the wireless signals it transmits.
IBM executive says Watson could find success with commercial apps in wealth management, call centers, and medicine.
Talko, a new app from productivity-software pioneer Ray Ozzie, aims to improve phone calls at work and, perhaps, at play.
Google X research lab boss Astro Teller says experimental wireless balloons will test delivering Internet access throughout the Southern Hemisphere by next year.
Motion, audio, and location data harvested from a smartphone can be analyzed to accurately predict stress or depression.
A startup says getting a robot to do things should be less about writing code and more like animal training.
Computerized headlights could eliminate glare from oncoming cars while improving visibility.
The creator of a much-loved game for nurturing virtual creatures is developing a new playpen for more advanced beasts.
Peter Thiel says he’s trying to get entrepreneurs to go after bigger problems than the ones Silicon Valley is chasing.
Robots are starting to collaborate with human workers in factories, offering greater efficiency and flexibility.