If you prefer beautiful routes over short ones, GPS mapping algorithms are of little use. But Yahoo researchers have come up with an approach that could change that.
A Boston-based startup is helping companies track their employees around the office using wireless sensor beacons, to improve collaboration.
Chips made with nanotube transistors, which could be five times faster, should be ready around 2020, says IBM.
Europe and China are gaining the upper hand in the race to bounce perfectly secure messages off satellites in low Earth orbit.
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.
The Fire Phone’s Firefly feature could make visual search easier, better, and more popular.
Research suggests that surveillance agencies could use statistical tricks to peek through the encryption that protects Web browsing.
A new wearable sensor listens for sounds that betray your activity and mood.
Field experiments in rural India have revealed a cheap and simple way to find the best connected individuals in any social network--just ask the people.
Mobile e-commerce is booming, and an Amazon phone will foster a captive customer base.