The U.S. announces $46 million to develop new technologies for exploring the brain.
If computers think for themselves, should they have human rights?
Startup DynaOptics uses lenses that move from side to side, rather than forward and backward, for a high-quality optical zoom in smartphones.
Engineered yogurt bacteria could make detecting colorectal cancer and other diseases as simple as a pregnancy test.
A social network avoids ads and elevates design.
Protestors are turning to mobile messaging apps that can work without requiring cell service or Internet connections – but data security is still weak.
Sure, people say some nasty things in anonymous apps, but the good far outweighs the bad.
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.