Smartphone apps will be able to perceive objects and perform other intelligent tricks thanks to Qualcomm’s newest mobile chips.
Researchers from a university and Google demonstrate a crucial error-correction step needed to make quantum computing practical.
A drone spent hours swarming around Rio’s iconic Christ statue to show a cheap way to capture highly accurate 3-D scans.
Efforts to bring Internet connectivity to developing countries don’t address the fact that little content is available in local languages.
Some companies see virtual and augmented reality as a way to make money from a new type of ads.
An app called Vurb aims to make it easier to search for stuff to do using a smartphone.
Beyond the U.S., many ISPs have less of a grip on their communications markets.
Efforts to expand Internet access via mobile technologies may be stymied by economic and social challenges.
A startup uses an old parlor trick and smartphone sensing to let you control virtual objects in a see-through box.
App ads account for more than half of Facebook’s mobile revenue—and they show how the ad market is changing.