Software that counts dogs, martini glasses, and mustaches in Instagram photos provides a novel way to rate businesses.
With emotion-triggering effort, Facebook pushes beyond data-driven studies on voting, sharing, and organ-donation prompts, to make people feel good or bad.
Imagine a dishwasher that requires a username and password. Smart homes will require unprecedented effort to ensure not just security but also usability.
Inventor and futurist Ray Kurzweil says work is under way at Google to apply his theory of intelligence to understanding online information.
Smart watches that take voice commands, issue timely reminders, and even let you order pizza from your wrist go on sale from Google today.
A new line of smartphones designed by Google could spread Internet access more widely in poor regions of the world.
The Supreme Court’s decision was tailored narrowly, but it may provide openings for lawyers to argue that other forms of mass Internet streaming violate copyright.
It’s possible to buy a good reputation on the Internet for a modest price, but some are trying to put an end to that.
A new kind of search engine will make it possible to search inside the apps on your phone.
Many leading apps consume too much data to be viable in parts of the world where data is expensive, says Facebook.