The nonprofit behind Wikipedia is turning to machine learning to combat a long-standing decline in the number of editors.
Researchers examine how Uber steers its drivers’ behavior with its automated management system, despite its promise of being “your own boss.”
In the absence of energy storage, solar energy can’t grow without decreasing its own value.
A climate scientist argues that it should no longer be acceptable to dump carbon dioxide in the sky.
Heading into the latest round of international climate negotiations, renewed optimism around country emissions pledges is clouded by still-gloomy warming forecasts.
Startup Pavegen has already installed floor tiles to harness the power of footsteps; now it wants to put that technology inside your shoes.
Deep learning software has dramatically improved image recognition tools. Pinterest and Shoes.com are testing it out on shoppers.
Even as computer models grow more powerful and more precise, they remain uncertain as to regional effects.
Tech giant EMC is trying a different method of funding innovative ideas.