Some of the machines acquired recently by Google represent a giant leap forward for robot-kind.
A startup called Energous aims to let you charge your gadgets without plugging them in.
Fitness bands like the Jawbone Up are in an unusual and enviable position in the electronics business: people rarely take them off.
A movable smart-watch screen makes it easier to read a map or play a game.
Even conventional industrial robots are becoming safer to work around, making them more likely to collaborate with humans.
Microprocessors configured more like brains than traditional chips could soon make computers far more astute about what’s going on around them.
New models built with security and privacy in mind reflect the Zeitgeist of the Snowden era.
The successful test of a soft touchdown demonstrates a capability that could cut the cost of space launches significantly.
The Roomba maker is working on technology that could enable robots to help with more household chores.
Efforts to build robot hands and humanoids more cheaply could make them affordable enough for businesses and even homes.