The CEO of quantum computing startup D-Wave says its machines are helping companies analyze Wall Street data and search for new cancer drugs.
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.