The pace at which conventional chips improve is slowing, and these startups say optical computers are the answer.
Copyright exemptions make it legal to tinker with our own digital toys, and security researchers will be first to take advantage.
First impressions count, but they’re notoriously subjective. Now computers have learned to make snap judgments just like humans do.
Ingesting a heap of drug data allows a machine-learning system to suggest alternatives humans hadn’t tried yet.
Laying off workers and putting expansion plans on ice, Google Fiber looks to be headed for a wireless future.
Internal documents suggest the company charges investigators to use a tool that mines its customers’ metadata.
Government leaders who turn off the Internet as a means of censorship are shooting their economies in the foot.
Human-level speech recognition has been a long time coming.
In a worrying trend, our smart devices are being commandeered to launch massive cyber-assaults.
Hackers have shown how they could take down the Internet.