From millions of random mutations, scientists identify a virus that could make gene therapy for inherited retinal diseases safer and more effective.
Factual, a company that provides location data on places, thinks more apps could make use of its information.
Automation is reducing the need for people in many jobs. Are we facing a future of stagnant income and worsening inequality?
Early investors in Bitcoin got rich. Now they are the cryptocurrency’s most powerful gatekeepers.
U.S. companies that pass data from European Union citizens to the NSA’s PRISM surveillance program could be breaching the E.U.’s data-protection laws.
Facebook's new interface for smartphones is at odds with how the world uses computers.
With its new mobile OS, Apple looks to longtime design head Jonathan Ive, and takes a few cues from competitors.
Developers complain that by banning facial recognition for Glass, Google is hindering doctors, police, and others.
Medical centers are testing new, friendly ways to reduce the need for office visits by extending their reach into patients’ homes.
Privacy advocates have warned for years about the kinds of surveillance revelations that were aired this week.