The successful test of a soft touchdown demonstrates a capability that could cut the cost of space launches significantly.
It’s still early days for Google’s modular smartphone effort, but developers and enthusiasts are already thinking about the swappable components they may build.
Even conventional industrial robots are becoming safer to work around, making them more likely to collaborate with humans.
The economics of combating climate change may depend on an underfunded technology.
An iPad accessory launching later this year will bring transparent morphing buttons to the device’s screen to aid touch-typing.
Dropbox’s new photo app, Carousel, is smartly designed, but that won’t ensure success.
Tiny robots that work together like ants could lead to a new way to manufacture complex structures and electronics.
The Roomba maker is working on technology that could enable robots to help with more household chores.
Advanced Cell Technology is testing a stem-cell treatment for blindness that could preserve vision and potentially reverse vision loss.