An online reporting system encourages crime victims and witnesses to speak up.
A startup called MetaMind has developed a new, improved algorithm for processing language.
The secretary for homeland security and the president’s cybersecurity advisor echo the NSA and FBI’s concerns about encryption.
Cultural and technological trends are driving record investments in security startups.
An experimental browser shows how peer-to-peer technology can serve up entire websites, not just individual files.
The furor over a Facebook experiment suggests that few people realize how often Web companies test out new product features on them.
Letting go of an obsession with net neutrality could free technologists to make online services even better.
Qualcomm, Facebook, and other tech companies are experimenting with technology that lets smartphones use their LTE radio to connect directly to other devices up to 500 meters away.
Computerized headlights could eliminate glare from oncoming cars while improving visibility.
A startup says getting a robot to do things should be less about writing code and more like animal training.