A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Facebook is about to begin beaming down Internet access from a solar-powered drone the size of an airliner.
China’s leading carmaker is testing technology that would let vehicles communicate wirelessly with each other and with traffic signals.
FireChat can link Android and Apple phones into a long-range communications network even when the cell network is down.
Google's new translation app puts simulated neurons on your phone—a technique that could make future gadgets much smarter.
When it comes to robotic flocks, do you control each machine individually or the entire swarm overall? A new programming language allows both.
Researchers are trying to program self-driving cars to make split-second decisions that raise real ethical questions.
Researchers built a mobile health app that tracks your activity and eating habits so it can nudge you with goals that fit your routine.
To get its drone delivery service off the ground, Amazon must convince regulators to adopt its ideas for drone traffic control.
Google compromised the security of its Android operating system by giving up the ability to push out security patches.