Protestors are turning to mobile messaging apps that can work without requiring cell service or Internet connections – but data security is still weak.
Sure, people say some nasty things in anonymous apps, but the good far outweighs the bad.
Future smartphones could have specialized hardware that uses simulated neurons to do things like recognize objects or faces.
A new “bundle” format turns the file-sharing network BitTorrent into a way to pay for music and other content.
IBM executive says Watson could find success with commercial apps in wealth management, call centers, and medicine.
Google X research lab boss Astro Teller says experimental wireless balloons will test delivering Internet access throughout the Southern Hemisphere by next year.
Qualcomm, Facebook, and other tech companies are experimenting with technology that lets smartphones use their LTE radio to connect directly to other devices up to 500 meters away.
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.