At conference starting Wednesday, huge trove of research papers point to enormous possibilities, but privacy issues remain.
A plastic smartphone screen cover patterned with tiny lenses could help mobile 3-D take off.
Are dashboards really the best way to deliver analytics to people who want to "just blog"?
A startup that converts conversations to text so it can offer instant information gets financing from Telefónica, Samsung, and Intel.
Painful finger-prick blood tests for diabetics could become a thing of the past, say physicists who have built a sensor that measures glucose in saliva
The largest-ever release of mobile-phone data yields a model for fixing bus routes.
Bringing ordinary consumers into the pro-environmental fold is Nest’s great achievement.
As consumer tech companies bring brain interfaces ever closer to the mainstream, human-friendly legalese could become a crucial part of the user experience.
Google's smart personal assistant hits iOS, but will users care?
Doctors argue that some drug companies are charging too much for their cancer drugs, to the detriment of patients.