The federal government is scrambling to deal with the rapid pace of IT-driven innovation in cars.
Computer simulations show that, far from protecting coastal communities, islands can dramatically amplify the damaging impact of tsunamis.
Thad Starner thinks people will soon crave the ultrafast communication that Google Glass makes possible.
A battery made of cheap materials could store power when it’s windy for use when it’s not.
Gmail’s redesign, which filters automated e-mails and newsletters, is a marketer's worst nightmare.
A new class of imaging device with no lens and just a single light sensitive sensor could revolutionise optical, infrared and millimetre wave imaging
Samsung has made some bold claims about its “5G” technology, but experts await published confirmation.
A way to check whether calculations have been tampered with could make cloud computing more reliable, and boost privacy.
Happy? Sad? A startup called Beyond Verbal has developed technology that can understand how you’re feeling just by listening to your voice.
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