Google X research lab boss Astro Teller says experimental wireless balloons will test delivering Internet access throughout the Southern Hemisphere by next year.
Talko, a new app from productivity-software pioneer Ray Ozzie, aims to improve phone calls at work and, perhaps, at play.
Peter Thiel says he’s trying to get entrepreneurs to go after bigger problems than the ones Silicon Valley is chasing.
Computerized headlights could eliminate glare from oncoming cars while improving visibility.
Motion, audio, and location data harvested from a smartphone can be analyzed to accurately predict stress or depression.
A startup says getting a robot to do things should be less about writing code and more like animal training.
Robots are starting to collaborate with human workers in factories, offering greater efficiency and flexibility.
Researchers say “pocketsourcing” could let you find parking spots easily, without requiring cities to add spot sensors.
Your next laptop or tablet may have 3-D sensors that let it recognize gestures or augment a real scene with virtual characters.
The creator of a much-loved game for nurturing virtual creatures is developing a new playpen for more advanced beasts.