Programming languages shape the way their users think—which helps explain how tech startups work and why they are able to reinvent themselves.
A startup is borrowing techniques used in high-frequency trading to enable more realistic simulated worlds.
It might be possible to create a burger that helps the environment and improves your health. But will it taste good enough to win over the masses?
Facebook hopes that adding functionality like video sharing and shopping to Messenger will help it grow even as competition rises.
Meerkat and Periscope show how simple, fun, and weird live-streaming can be.
Rapidly scanning the Internet has become vital to efforts to keep it secure.
A digital-currency company thinks it can protect the personal information used to perform identity checks in the financial industry.
Large genome databases are starting to reveal critical health information—even about people who have not contributed their DNA.
Robots will use the latest computer-vision and machine-learning algorithms to try to perform the work done by humans in vast fulfillment centers.
Two rock musicians find flaws—and hope—in a book that suggests how artists can earn a decent living even after free online access to music has ravaged the business.