How Uber’s archenemy plans to make the world a better place by building a kind of public transit system from private cars.
Researchers in Jaron Lanier’s lab at Microsoft are exploring ways for people to share the experience of mixed reality.
The influential startup incubator is launching a research lab to work on problems too big for startups.
Passing a free online course isn’t as meaningful as taking the same class for credit on a college campus. But that could be changing.
Google and Facebook are lobbying to alter international law to make it easier to provide universal Internet access.
Microsoft researchers show that batteries that can be more actively managed by software might make our devices last longer.
Robot “training academies” could help industrial robots learn to perform complicated tasks by watching a human do them first.
To truly change the world, Google’s new holding company will need something that has eluded many previous industrial labs: an effective commercialization strategy.
Researchers say they’ve overcome a major manufacturing challenge standing in the way of commercially viable nanotube devices.
Major wireless carriers have begun testing a technology that can double the capacity of any wireless data connection.