The furor over a Facebook experiment suggests that few people realize how often Web companies test out new product features on them.
The inventor of Second Life has spent 15 years chasing the dream of living in virtual space. Can his new company finally give virtual worlds mass-market appeal?
With added security, better design, and improved convenience, Apple Pay hopes to finally make mobile payments commonplace at the register.
The disparity between the rich and everyone else is larger than ever in the United States and increasing in much of Europe. Why?
Microsoft no longer supports Windows XP, but it remains popular, and is a juicy target for cybercriminals.
Letting go of an obsession with net neutrality could free technologists to make online services even better.
Can an aging corporation’s adventures in fundamental physics research open a new era of unimaginably powerful computers?
Standards bodies are wrestling with the impact of accidental robot strikes.
Tricky intersections and rogue mechanical pedestrians will provide a testing area for automated and connected cars.