Roost’s batteries will let smoke alarms send alerts via smartphone, and may bring other battery-powered devices online, too.
A novel gripper from an SRI spinoff could enable robots to take on new tasks.
With natural-language processing aided by crowdsourced data, Wit.ai aims to make smartphones, wearables, and drones heed your call.
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Patent and trademark filings reveal the augmented reality technology that convinced Google and others to invest $542 million into Magic Leap.
Ford sedans will soon come with a system that brakes if you’re about to hit a pedestrian.
A security startup called Illumio launching today has already signed up Yahoo and other large companies that need new ways to protect their data centers.
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?
Google says using a small USB stick to vouch for your identity is more secure than either a password or conventional two-factor authentication.
Cryptography could keep electronic investigations under control.