Online courses may not be changing colleges as their boosters claimed they would, but they can prove valuable in surprising ways.
A company given $21 million by leading Silicon Valley investors aims to extend Bitcoin’s functionality so it can power much more than just payments.
Researchers say they’ve come up with an accurate, simple way to monitor breathing while you sleep, no wearables required.
Routers on 600 buses and taxis allow free Internet access and collect data for city planners.
UCLA scholars will analyze raw video and audio feeds to glean insights into effective policing.
Shanley Kane challenges the assumptions and practices of the tech industry.
An app called MeshMe lets you communicate without a cellular or Wi-Fi connection, providing enough other users are close by.
Hewlett-Packard’s ambitious plan to reinvent computing will begin with the release of a prototype operating system next year.
A computer mouse that wraps around your finger is nice for a while, but it’s much too awkward.
A startup called Gyroscope wants to build you a personal website that’s automatically updated with your own data.