Airbus is developing carbon materials that change in response to heat and air pressure, possibly making aircraft simpler and lighter.
A startup that might have a record-breaking solar cell is in danger of going out of business.
The inventor of Second Life has spent 15 years chasing the dream of living in virtual space. Can his new company finally give virtual worlds mass-market appeal?
With added security, better design, and improved convenience, Apple Pay hopes to finally make mobile payments commonplace at the register.
The disparity between the rich and everyone else is larger than ever in the United States and increasing in much of Europe. Why?
With its world-leading research investments and vast size, China will dominate the future of genetically modified food—despite the resistance of its population.
A company called ClipCard will let you search all your cloud-based stuff at once, even if it’s stored in several places.
Microsoft no longer supports Windows XP, but it remains popular, and is a juicy target for cybercriminals.
As an alternative to the intrusiveness of some wearable computers, researchers present a small tube you hold up to your eye.
The economist Robert Solow has been arguing for more than half a century that technology will not spell the end of middle-class jobs.