Jean Liu explains how her ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing is besting Uber in China and why data is its biggest asset.
The social network has been slammed for research that meddled with its users but says new rules will keep experimentation ethical.
Take a glass hemisphere, fill with sulfuric acid, and rotate inside the world’s most powerful magnetic field. The result: a scale model of the dynamo that generates Earth’s magnetic field.
The Toru robot can take items off the shelf all by itself, which means less need for human helpers.
Even amid the venture capital boom of the past few years, entrepreneurs are finding it harder to build big, enduring companies. What does this mean for the future of innovation?
To match cancer patients with drugs, one company plans to offer free genetic tests.
Deep neural networks are beginning to outperform humans in a rapidly increasing variety of vision-related tasks.
Using software to unify solar panels and battery storage creates a single, flexible resource that utilities can use to supply the grid.
Turing Robot, a Chinese company that makes a popular virtual assistant for smartphones, is giving intelligence to cars and home appliances—and home robots are next.
The executive chairman of Cisco has become a Silicon Valley statesman, whether he’s promoting the expansion of digital networks or calling for limits on government surveillance.