Talko, a new app from productivity-software pioneer Ray Ozzie, aims to improve phone calls at work and, perhaps, at play.
The CEO of quantum computing startup D-Wave says its machines are helping companies analyze Wall Street data and search for new cancer drugs.
Peter Thiel says he’s trying to get entrepreneurs to go after bigger problems than the ones Silicon Valley is chasing.
Computerized headlights could eliminate glare from oncoming cars while improving visibility.
Motion, audio, and location data harvested from a smartphone can be analyzed to accurately predict stress or depression.
A startup says getting a robot to do things should be less about writing code and more like animal training.
Researchers say it’s possible to identify gestures around a phone by analyzing interference in the wireless signals it transmits.
Robots are starting to collaborate with human workers in factories, offering greater efficiency and flexibility.
Researchers say “pocketsourcing” could let you find parking spots easily, without requiring cities to add spot sensors.
Your next laptop or tablet may have 3-D sensors that let it recognize gestures or augment a real scene with virtual characters.