For $12,000, a company grafts a patient’s cancer into rodents and tests drugs on them.
Government hackers apparently went to work as Israel and Russia ramped up military action this year.
A novel material allows the use of fast-switching liquid crystals, opening the way to more efficient LCD designs.
PARC’s technique of mincing chips into printer ink could revolutionize the way electronics are made.
In-car applications and wireless connectivity are a boon to hackers who take aim at cars.
A chip that uses a million digital neurons and 256 million synapses may signal the beginning of a new era of more intelligent computers.
Footage of people unlocking their phones can be used to steal mobile passcodes even if the typing can’t be seen.
A system designed to let carriers remotely install software on phones, or change their settings without a user noticing, is open to abuse.
A novel manufacturing method could make it practical to stack solar cells and convert more of the energy in sunlight into electricity.
Efforts to contain Ebola in West Africa suffer from a lack of effective tools to treat and prevent the disease, although several are in development.