As the world’s leading smartphone maker prepares to launch its own OS, new software will allow it to run as many as “hundreds of thousands” of Android apps.
Motorola Mobility’s sale to Lenovo only looks like a loss—the patents were cheap, and Google might yet advance wearables, home devices, and modular phone hardware.
Rice University is testing a highly efficient wireless communications system.
In much of the world, the concept of “net neutrality” generates less public debate, given there’s no affordable Net in the first place.
The cofounder of the security company CrowdStrike wants to help cyberattack victims strike back.
The mPedigree Network, based in Ghana, lets people determine with a text message whether their medicine is legitimate.
Startup offers $995 remotely steered video-chat device for people to check up on kids and elderly relatives.
Research could boost the efficiency of even huge networks like the Internet.
Determining the origin of a phone call cuts fraud, including identity theft.
Developers hope apps that improve upon their smartphone versions will help Google’s head-worn computer catch on.