New CAD software takes input from designers, then “evolves” new designs on its own.
Malware might use a voice synthesizer to bypass some security controllers, researchers say.
A former head of Google Wallet rolls out a “smart” terminal for all kinds of payments.
The inventor of a breakthrough DNA test for Down syndrome says the technology can be used to screen people for cancer.
Carbon emissions have been trending downward, but not quickly enough to offset fluctuations in weather patterns.
SpaceX is building an ocean-based landing pad so that it can reuse its launch vehicles.
Ferroelectric materials could take computing beyond digital logic.
Roost’s batteries will let smoke alarms send alerts via smartphone, and may bring other battery-powered devices online, too.
Scientists say they can embed sophisticated genetic tests onto a piece of paper.
Patent and trademark filings reveal the augmented reality technology that convinced Google and others to invest $542 million into Magic Leap.