Fitness bands, watches, smoke detectors: what will be put online next?
Many Wearable Computers and Fundamental Advances.
MindMeld analyzes your conversations and tries to offer helpful info from the Web. It’s a cool idea, but it doesn’t work as well as it needs to.
The company says it wants to wire the world. But will it do more than make its own app work better?
The mobile Web browsing of three million people reveals how pervasive ad tracking technology is and shows that Google’s is dominant.
Robots will be more useful when they can work alongside us, says Julie Shah.
The company behind the Bittorrent protocol is working on software that can replicate most features of file-synching services without handing your data to cloud servers.
In Macha, Zambia, where uploads fail 75 percent of the time, a smart file sharing system can store data locally when necessary.
Microsoft researcher Danah Boyd tries to puncture some myths about teenagers and the Internet.
Bitcoin is underpinned by unbreakable codes, but the secret keys that protect personal fortunes are easily lost or stolen.