The creators of Ushahidi, a crisis mapping platform, have developed hardware that keeps wireless communication going in the midst of chaos.
The world’s largest chip maker wants to see a new kind of economy bloom around personal data.
Twitter #music, EQuala, and Piki help you share and discover new music with friends, but they’re not all winners.
Dummy water-plant control systems rapidly attracted attention from hackers who tinkered with their settings—suggesting it happens to real industrial systems, too.
The largest-ever release of mobile-phone data yields a model for fixing bus routes.
The threat of superfast Google Fiber is causing other Internet providers to crank up their own offerings.
A former Yahoo search engineer raises funds to bring sophisticated data mining and modeling to the business world.
A plastic smartphone screen cover patterned with tiny lenses could help mobile 3-D take off.
A computer two millimeters square is the start of an effort to make chips that can put computer power just about anywhere for the vaunted “Internet of Things.”
Zoomboard—a miniscule keyboard that zooms when you tap it—could make it easier to type on smart watches.