The inventor of a home helper robot called Jibo discusses the importance of social machines.
A new computer game, No Man’s Sky, demonstrates a new way to build games filled with diverse flora and fauna.
Mantis Vision is developing 3-D scanning technology that could end up in lots of tablets.
Hospitals are spending billions collecting and analyzing medical data. The one data point no one is tracking: the payoff.
Big Blue thinks its Jeopardy! champion Watson can make money by offering health-care providers new expertise without hiring new staff.
A Q&A with one of the leading inventors of tools for medical data analytics.
Medical data is a hot spot for venture investing and product innovation. The payoff could be better care.
Cortana, Microsoft’s virtual assistant for smartphones, will soon be able to control some home-automation gadgets.
Amazon’s file-synching and collaboration service, Zocalo, adds a big player to an already-crowded market.
Polymer molecules that self-assemble into regular patterns could help the semiconductor industry make even smaller transistors.