Clever apps might persuade people that they need a wrist-worn computer.
Twitter seeks to do better at inferring its users’ consumer and political preferences, gender, age, and more.
It used to be too dangerous to have a person work alongside a robot. But at a South Carolina BMW plant, next-generation robots are changing that.
A way to secure implanted devices requires anyone trying to reprogram your defibrillator to touch you first.
“More wiretapping is going on than people realize or even like to think about,” warned a 1980 article on surveillance.
Startups are using sound waves to let mobile gadgets transfer data quickly and efficiently.
Devices that can make wireless connections even without an onboard battery could spread computing power into everything you own.
Companies are working to provide long-distance Internet services to rural areas via unused TV spectrum.
New humanoid robots will compete in a contest designed to test the ability of machines to take on extremely dangerous and high-stakes human jobs.
A decade after the Enron scandal, the company’s internal messages are still helping to advance data science and many other fields.