A new superconducting chip made by IBM demonstrates a technique crucial to the development of quantum computers.
Robots that work alongside warehouse workers could make online shopping even more efficient and eventually replace human employees altogether.
An organization crowdsources the verification of rumors on social media in the Nepal disaster zone.
Criminals are hijacking home and office routers and printers to help them overwhelm websites with traffic.
Researchers are investigating whether recalling text messages, calls, and Facebook likes could be a useful log-in strategy.
A company that makes robots designed to work closely with humans has a new version that addresses the limitations of its first effort.
Privacy bosses at Google and Facebook say letting the U.S. government unlock encrypted customer data would make law enforcement less accountable.
A research team finds that gene editing isn’t yet reliable enough to engineer the human species.
A startup has a smartphone-assisted gadget that can determine your glasses prescription, with help from a remote optometrist.
The secretary for homeland security and the president’s cybersecurity advisor echo the NSA and FBI’s concerns about encryption.