Materials scientists have studied the mechanical properties of 3-D-printed materials while ignoring their electrical properties. That looks set to change.
Neural networks have mastered the ability to label things in images, and now they’re learning to tell stories from a set of photos.
A company that powers two million websites is switching on a major upgrade to the protocol that underpins the Web.
Virtual-reality projects are trying to offer a new perspective on what it’s like to experience conditions such as deafness, migraines, and depression.
More nuclear plants could combat climate change, but safety concerns plague the industry—fairly or not.
Nokia is paying $191 million for Withings, a company that makes health and fitness gadgets, and it sounds like a smart move.
NASA says it could study features the size of Central Park on distant exoplanets by using the sun as a giant gravity lens.
Siemens is testing teams of creepy-crawly 3-D-printing robots. Their descendants might make manufacturing lines far more efficient.
China’s messaging services show that conversational interfaces are not always desirable.
Amazon’s same-day delivery service skirts many predominantly minority neighborhoods, raising a familiar charge that tech-company business imperatives can result in de facto digital inequality.