As Microsoft prepares to absorb Nokia’s handset business, a new research strategy emerges.
GPS readings in cities and indoors can be terrible. One startup has found a novel solution.
The new iPhone breaks ground by seamlessly sharing Wi-Fi and 4G for Siri. Further tweaks could boost bandwidth 20-fold in some cases.
Clever apps might persuade people that they need a wrist-worn computer.
Apple’s always-on motion-sensing M7 chip points the way to an era of mobile gesture-recognition and “ambient intelligence.”
The security researcher Bruce Schneier, who is now helping the Guardian newspaper review Snowden documents, suggests that more revelations are on the way.
Twitter seeks to do better at inferring its users’ consumer and political preferences, gender, age, and more.
A way to secure implanted devices requires anyone trying to reprogram your defibrillator to touch you first.
Even chips thought to be ultra-secure probably can be made to surrender cryptographic keys by milling down the silicon.
Small, portable devices could get new stamina thanks to a transistor design that can cut a computer chip’s power consumption in half.