It’s not certain whether Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was brought down because of mistaken identity, but it is plausible.
The Supreme Court’s decision was tailored narrowly, but it may provide openings for lawyers to argue that other forms of mass Internet streaming violate copyright.
A Boston-based startup is helping companies track their employees around the office using wireless sensor beacons, to improve collaboration.
Chips made with nanotube transistors, which could be five times faster, should be ready around 2020, says IBM.
The Fire Phone’s Firefly feature could make visual search easier, better, and more popular.
Mobile e-commerce is booming, and an Amazon phone will foster a captive customer base.
A new wearable sensor listens for sounds that betray your activity and mood.
Research suggests that surveillance agencies could use statistical tricks to peek through the encryption that protects Web browsing.
Innovations and ideas fueling our connected world.
Rethinking smartphone software and battery design could make it possible for your handset to last much longer between charges.