Time Warner Cable’s 11.4-million-customer broadband blackout was one of the largest to affect U.S. customers.
A novel optical technique could overlay virtual imagery on the real world through a compact pair of glasses.
A viral social-media campaign has brought unprecedented money to a rare disease. How might new funding help ALS research?
Mobility data from an African mobile-phone carrier could help researchers recommend where to focus health-care efforts.
Enlitic wants to make medicine smarter and faster with machine learning.
Security flaws in a system of networked stoplights point to looming problems with an increasingly connected infrastructure.
Scientists are hunting for the genetic basis of suicide and developing suicide DNA tests.
Improvements in DNA analysis are helping us rewrite the past and better grasp what it means to be human.
Microsoft researchers say simple hardware changes and machine learning techniques let a regular smartphone camera act as a depth sensor.
Apple and Samsung still dominate globally, but smaller players are challenging in fast-growing markets.