When anyone can make use of a burgeoning army of rogue connected devices for a fee, the threat of a crippled Internet is more real than ever.
The country wants to assign citizens a score that determines their eligibility for everything from loans to education.
The Kremlin has struggled for years to gain control of the Internet within its borders, but there are signs that is starting to change.
Hackers forced the light rail network to let passengers ride free to avoid a massive disruption to service.
The Aquila drone’s maiden voyage ended with a splat, not long before the company’s satellite went up in flames.
The effort aimed at identifying criminals from their mugshots raises serious ethical issues about how we should use artificial intelligence.
Privacy advocates and legal scholars are worried about the consequences of making it easier for investigators to obtain warrants for devices they don’t have in custody.
Neural networks using light could lead to superfast computing.
Using over 4,000 satellites to blanket the world in wireless broadband would be expensive compared to other approaches.
Before Trump takes over, Congress will consider government hacking, and the Obama administration could tie up loose ends in transportation and Internet policy.