Social robots are simpler to interact with than humans, can repeat games with infinite patience and record the data for further study. That's changing the way autistic children learn new skills, say therapists.
Toyota says it has reduced the cost of fuel cells significantly enough to sell hydrogen cars for under $100,000.
Stanford researchers say new materials could help lower the cost of producing fuel with solar energy.
Larry Page's dream of making it possible to search every book ever published is revived by a court ruling on copyright.
The appearance of indium gallium zinc oxide transistors in iPads shows that the display industry is poised to begin churning out a new breed of high-performance screens.
For $5, Google delivered candy, hot sauce, and socks to my doorstep.
What can a network learn that an individual cannot?
The cloud storage startup has doubled its users in the last year, and is aggresively pursuing business customers.
Carver Mead christened Moore’s Law and helped make it come true. Now he says engineers should experiment with quantum mechanics to advance computing.
The increasing volume of geo-located tweets is revealing how international travel patterns vary in time across countries and cultures, say computer scientists.