A new standard that gives phones and PCs a bigger role in authentication could disarm attacks that rely on stealing passwords.
An influx of advanced malware will force big antivirus companies to either evolve or cede turf to a crop of startups.
Recent events have highlighted the fact that hackers, coders, and geeks are behind a vibrant political culture.
A new app called Moves logs walking, biking, and running—no extra effort required. It’s how self-tracking is meant to be.
Startups are bringing creative features to the small screen in hopes of luring iPhone, Android users away from the default browser.
Bitcasa’s limitless storage service is a cool idea, but it needs work.
Prototype software can give early warnings of disease or violence outbreaks by spotting clues in news reports.
Experiments suggest that monitoring viewer behavior via set-top boxes could help make TV commercials much more effective.
SkyPhrase hopes to make it easier to find answers to complex questions.
The company’s search engine will become formidable when it includes the text of comments and the vast store of Open Graph data about things outside Facebook.