Future smartphones could have specialized hardware that uses simulated neurons to do things like recognize objects or faces.
A new “bundle” format turns the file-sharing network BitTorrent into a way to pay for music and other content.
The world’s best-known consciousness researcher says machines could one day become self-aware.
A simple, cheap device turns sunlight into hydrogen fuel.
With many areas around river mouths facing starker threats of severe flooding, researchers hope people around the world can benefit from sophisticated models and data.
A breakthrough in printing blood vessels is enabling a new approach to printing organs.
One of the inventors of gene editing says scientists should proceed cautiously before testing it in people.
Record number of genomes being decoded, but cost of DNA sequencing might not fall much further, says Illumina president.
IBM executive says Watson could find success with commercial apps in wealth management, call centers, and medicine.
Modern Meadow’s CEO explains how he’ll culture leather and make steak from giant vats brewing muscle and skin cells.