Academics at CMU will try to extend Yahoo’s services with mobile apps that act like personal assistants.
Startup Quanttus is developing a device that monitors heart rate, respiration, and blood pressure from your wrist.
Facebook’s new Paper app for iPhone shows that the company can offer more than just a place to keep up with friends.
Social-networking apps that eschew real names are gaining ground.
Researchers at MIT Media Lab develop tool to improve information flow within social networks.
Small companies are showing that the technology we rely on can be redesigned to protect our data—and that consumers are interested.
Friend-finding app SocialRadar is starting on the iPhone but has its sights set on Google Glass.
U.S. and U.K. surveillance of smartphone users has been helped by mobile developers—few of whom bother to adopt basic encryption.
The Glyph headset is weird-looking and expensive, but amazingly immersive.
New software lets you mark places as off-limits for wearable camera gadgets like Google Glass.