Baidu is a fixture of online life in China, but it wants to become a global power. Can one of the world’s leading artificial intelligence researchers help it challenge Silicon Valley’s biggest companies?
A novel way of powering implanted devices could enable new ways to control appetite, regulate insulin, and treat brain injuries.
Flexible displays haven’t been usable as touch screens, or durable—those problems have now been solved.
Microsoft researchers say simple hardware changes and machine learning techniques let a regular smartphone camera act as a depth sensor.
A survey of software libraries used in many companies’ products suggests we may see more incidents like the Heartbleed bug.
Do robots kill jobs? Not necessarily.
Uber’s most important innovation is the way it prices its services. But that innovation has not been unreservedly welcomed by customers. They’re wrong.
Government hackers apparently went to work as Israel and Russia ramped up military action this year.
For $12,000, a company grafts a patient’s cancer into rodents and tests drugs on them.
Footage of people unlocking their phones can be used to steal mobile passcodes even if the typing can’t be seen.