Tests of Google’s autonomous vehicles in California and Nevada suggests they already outperform human drivers.
Fixes are planned for Internet anonymity tool Tor after researchers showed that national intelligence agencies could plausibly unmask users.
For Apple events, the thrill isn't gone, but it's starting to fade.
Innovations in digital advertising and consumers’ willingness to share their data have made the growth of free and cheap online services possible.
Self-driving cars are likely to be delayed by the challenges of integrating them with today’s roads, traffic, and human drivers.
The community that built the largest encyclopedia in history is shrinking, even as more people and Internet services depend on it than ever. Can it be revived, or is this the end of the Web’s idealistic era?
As Web companies and government agencies analyze ever more information about our lives, it’s tempting to respond by passing new privacy laws or creating mechanisms that pay us for our data. Instead, we need a civic solution, because democracy is at risk.
Smartphones have transformed computing astonishingly quickly. Case in point: a billion devices with Google’s Android software were activated in just five years. No other technology ever drew so many users so fast, according to analyst Horace Dediu of Asymco.
Don’t expect self-driving cars to take over the roads anytime soon. Here’s what carmakers are really working on.
Thanks to Google, Minecraft players can now toy with quantum teleportation and Einstein's "spooky action at a distance."