Efforts are underway to make your smart toilet—and other connected devices—less vulnerable to hackers.
The U.S. president promises to change the NSA’s snooping practices, but falls short of substantial reforms.
The company behind the Bittorrent protocol is working on software that can replicate most features of file-synching services without handing your data to cloud servers.
Startup offers $995 remotely steered video-chat device for people to check up on kids and elderly relatives.
Technique advances understanding of a basic concept in graph theory, paralleling advances in edge connectivity.
A paralyzed man will receive experimental surgery connecting a brain chip to systems that activate muscles in his arm.
A new smartphone app from a Twitter cofounder makes it easy and fun to get your friends’ advice on everything from shopping to Chopin.
Smart home appliances could become more common thanks to efforts by major companies including Lowe’s and Staples to make gadgets compatible.
Four-week course tackles data collection, storage, analytics, and visualization.
Sunglasses made with nanoscale optical technology hint at a near future of inconspicuous head-mounted displays.