Some workers could soon strap on a power-assist suit before maneuvering heavy objects.
A handful of companies are coming up with ways to extend your phone’s battery life when you’re far from a power outlet.
Researchers show that devices based on a material derived from wood work as well as the communications chip in your smartphone.
A new approach to robot learning was tested in Minecraft, the popular open-ended computer game.
Startup Rithmio is making software for wearables that it claims can learn all kinds of movements in just a few seconds, right on your wrist.
IBM is combining different AI techniques, including deep learning, in the commercial version of Watson.
In its highest-profile application yet, Bitcoin’s public transaction record will help startups keep track of shares and shareholders.
Amazon’s newest warehouse is testing the limits of automation and human-machine collaboration.
Besides upending an entire sector of employment, self-driving taxis could have significant environmental benefits.
Researchers say Google's ad-targeting system sometimes makes troubling decisions based on data about gender and other personal characteristics.