World’s largest smartphone chipmaker offers to custom-build very efficient neuro-inspired chips for phones, robots, and vision systems.
A startup pays people around the world to log prices in their local stores each day, offering a real-time way to track how economies are doing.
Fixes are planned for Internet anonymity tool Tor after researchers showed that national intelligence agencies could plausibly unmask users.
A Microsoft researcher proposes "big data due process" so citizens can learn how data analytics were used against them.
As Microsoft prepares to absorb Nokia’s handset business, a new research strategy emerges.
GPS readings in cities and indoors can be terrible. One startup has found a novel solution.
Oculus Rift has heavyweight developer support and millions of dollars of crowdsourced investment. But many of the old challenges to this new technology remain.
Upgrades to Google’s search engine will make it better at understanding conversational queries – helping its mobile search apps tread on Siri’s toes.
OpenRemote is an open-source Internet of Things platform that could help spur smarter homes and cities.
Revelations that the NSA has compromised hardware for surveillance highlights the vulnerability of computer systems to such attacks.