Amazon says it wants to offer 30-minute drone delivery. But companies actually working on the technology outline the limitations.
A Boston startup wants to create precise genome-editing treatments that can address more types of disease than previous gene therapy methods.
Delivering healthy bacteria in a pill could help patients harboring out-of-balance microbial communities.
Following NSA surveillance revelations, talks advance on making the privacy-protecting tool Tor an Internet standard.
Pushing cheap broadband—and more use of Google—the search giant installs a fiber backbone for ISPs in Kampala, Uganda.
Voice controls can help drivers keep their eyes on the road and hands on the wheel, but new research shows they can also divert their attention.
A Kansas City hospital is pioneering genomic testing to solve life-threatening mysteries involving infants and kids with developmental disorders.
Responding to reports of mass surveillance, engineers say they’ll make encryption standard in all Web traffic.
Jawbone’s new activity-tracking wristband can be used to start your coffeemaker when you get up.
Genomic technology could accelerate patient trials of new cancer drugs that are targeted to a tumor’s individual molecular profile.