The planet's rising atmospheric CO2 levels may hit a symbolic milestone this month.
Privacy experts have identified participants in the Personal Genome Project using "de-identified" data.
At conference starting Wednesday, huge trove of research papers point to enormous possibilities, but privacy issues remain.
Are dashboards really the best way to deliver analytics to people who want to "just blog"?
Painful finger-prick blood tests for diabetics could become a thing of the past, say physicists who have built a sensor that measures glucose in saliva
Bringing ordinary consumers into the pro-environmental fold is Nest’s great achievement.
As consumer tech companies bring brain interfaces ever closer to the mainstream, human-friendly legalese could become a crucial part of the user experience.
Google's smart personal assistant hits iOS, but will users care?
Doctors argue that some drug companies are charging too much for their cancer drugs, to the detriment of patients.
Berkeley Labs spin-off Points Source Power develops fuel-cell charger for Kenya powered by cookstove fires.