With the Detour iPhone app, Groupon founder Andrew Mason wants to make location-aware audio tours where technology seems to fade into the background.
Scientists are developing ways to edit the DNA of tomorrow’s children. Should they stop before it’s too late?
Researchers from a university and Google demonstrate a crucial error-correction step needed to make quantum computing practical.
Efforts to bring Internet connectivity to developing countries don’t address the fact that little content is available in local languages.
An app called Vurb aims to make it easier to search for stuff to do using a smartphone.
Beyond the U.S., many ISPs have less of a grip on their communications markets.
Efforts to expand Internet access via mobile technologies may be stymied by economic and social challenges.
A startup uses an old parlor trick and smartphone sensing to let you control virtual objects in a see-through box.
App ads account for more than half of Facebook’s mobile revenue—and they show how the ad market is changing.
Startup aims to give mobile devices the power to display full-color holographic images and video.