Amazon thinks apps for its voice-activated speaker Echo will turn the device into a big hit.
Builders are experimenting with Microsoft’s HoloLens to visualize projects and avoid expensive mistakes.
Borrowing ideas and infrastructure from the early 20th century, rural America is finally getting the digital connections that it deserves.
This week’s most thought-provoking papers from the Physics arXiv.
The first machine-based search of online hacker marketplaces identifies over 300 significant cyberthreats every week.
The most expensive drugs in history, or medicine’s biggest bargains? Gene therapy could be both.
A new $8 billion electricity transmission system is now complete, but it’s already nearing maximum capacity.
Machine-learning software could be used as effective cybercriminal sidekicks.
Securing the nation’s election system against hackers is not straightforward, but it starts with keeping voting off the Internet.
The U.S. could ease a moratorium on fusing human and animal embryos while restricting human-monkey combinations.