New infrared technology will deliver military-grade devices at one-tenth the cost.
Hardware manufacturers are staving off storage limits by making bits stand rather than recline.
The creator of the most popular e-mail encryption program has a new application for Voice-over-Internet-Protocol phone calls.
A top executive at Microsoft Research’s newest lab, in Bangalore, India, outlines its evolving R&D strategy.
A new approach teaches objects how to navigate unfamiliar territory as humans might.
An odd new material could be a boon in dry regions with limited access to clean water.
IBM researchers have made an important breakthrough: arranging nanotube transistors for complex circuits.
New materials are on the U.S. Department of Defense's radar.
This novel process might lead to purer silicon -- and faster chips.
In the future, the environment could be pervaded by sensors using the same power-scavenging techniques as RFID tags.