Customer-service reps are getting real-time coaching from software that has learned to detect problems in a conversation.
An unstable volcanic island off the Japanese coast offers a perfect test bed for a new kind of tsunami warning system.
Even though quantum computers don’t exist yet, security companies are preparing to protect against them.
Impressive as they are, the giant lithium-ion batteries probably aren’t the key to our energy future.
Coastal areas of the northeastern U.S. could experience huge increases in sea level by 2100, and its largest city is already preparing.
We’ll likely see new business models and video streaming products from the big ISPs if Trump removes net neutrality rules, and upstart content providers could struggle to compete.
This week’s most thought-provoking papers from the Physics arXiv.
It will create millions of tons of carbon dioxide and cause ecological damage—but on the bright side, it may raise gas prices.
Sansar is a new social, virtual-reality world coming later this year from the company behind Second Life.
Ride-hailing hasn’t eroded the number of taxi driver jobs, but it has made them pay less.