The machine-learning technique known as deep learning, which has shown impressive results in voice and image recognition, is finding new applications.
Amazon awarded $20,000 to the creators of a robot that can fill orders most like a human, but it’s not going to replace employees yet.
Robots can now keep moving after an injury without human intervention.
Full coverage of EmTech Digital in San Francisco, June 1-2, 2015.
Social robots like Amazon’s Echo can play music and tell you the weather today, but their real promise is potentially decades away.
Mozilla helped an open Web flourish in the 2000s. Now it’s struggling to play a meaningful role on mobile devices.
The HoloLens augmented-reality headset projects believable images of people into real settings.
Companies are competing to turn data into advice on how to farm better, and attracting investments from the likes of Google Ventures and Monsanto.
Facebook teams with researchers to transfer your smiles and frowns into virtual reality.
Startups like Automatic are trying to interest developers in gadgets that plug into your car, hoping to power a new wave of mobile apps.