U.S. carmakers are leading the development of vehicle communications technology, and it could be a boon to city planners.
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Economist Simon Johnson says governments will feel the urge to suppress the crypto-currency Bitcoin.
Completely autonomous vehicles will remain a fantasy for years. Until they’re here, we need technology that enhances human drivers’ abilities rather than making those abilities increasingly obsolete.
Voice-controlled interfaces are showing up in mobile phones, TVs, and automobiles. One company believes it can give just about everything a voice.
Software that tracks electricity prices could slash energy costs for big online businesses.
After months of awkward courtship, Microsoft and Yahoo have finally agreed on an Internet-search partnership.