A reincarnation of one of the oldest ideas in artificial intelligence could finally make it possible to truly converse with our computers. And Facebook has a chance to make it happen first.
A research project called DoppleSleep can tell how well you’re sleeping without getting in the way.
Mainframe computers have handled our most precious data since the 1960s, but they’re being put online without adequate security.
Glue made of nanoparticles, delivered by a needle, can be a better replacement for sutures and surgical staples.
A new kind of window glass can selectively block visible sunlight as well as heat-producing invisible light.
Adaptive, responsive strategies let humans think they’re in charge when working on mundane tasks with robots.
The beating of hitchBot reflects widespread robot sabotage in many workplaces.
Hillary Clinton’s ambitious plan to grow solar installations dwarfs the goals laid out for renewables in President Obama’s clean energy plan.
Researchers at Google and MIT came up with an algorithm that could make taking pictures of obstructed scenes like taking a panoramic photo.
Robots that can work together and communicate are not only more efficient, they’re cheaper—since not every robot has to excel at every task.