A startup that converts conversations to text so it can offer instant information gets financing from Telefónica, Samsung, and Intel.
The largest-ever release of mobile-phone data yields a model for fixing bus routes.
What gets removed from China’s social networks shows how censorship strategies are advancing, and can even hint at the government's plans.
Zoomboard—a miniscule keyboard that zooms when you tap it—could make it easier to type on smart watches.
The threat of superfast Google Fiber is causing other Internet providers to crank up their own offerings.
A home science experiment that probed billions of Internet devices reveals that thousands of industrial and business systems offer remote access to anyone.
Electromagnetic interference can turn a plain LCD into a touch screen on the cheap.
New platforms for fact-checking and reputation scoring aim to better channel social media’s power in the wake of a disaster.
A former Yahoo search engineer raises funds to bring sophisticated data mining and modeling to the business world.
MIT Technology Review identifies the 10 most important technology milestones of the past year.