A new optogenetic protein gives neuroscientists more control over brain circuits.
The electrodes in a cochlear implant can be used to direct gene therapy and regrow neurons.
Microsoft says the AI systems behind its new personal assistant will allow it to quickly become much smarter as more people use it.
It’s still early days for Google’s modular smartphone effort, but developers and enthusiasts are already thinking about the swappable components they may build.
Dropbox’s new photo app, Carousel, is smartly designed, but that won’t ensure success.
Advanced Cell Technology is testing a stem-cell treatment for blindness that could preserve vision and potentially reverse vision loss.
Mobile news curation uses human editors and good design to improve the experience of reading the news on smartphones.
The smartphone era is finally getting the productivity software it needs.
The ability to create primates with intentional mutations could provide powerful new ways to study complex and genetically baffling brain disorders.