Simple devices that can link up via Wi-Fi but don’t need batteries could make it easier to spread computing throughout your home.
Although smart watches and fitness bands are proliferating on wrists, there could be an even better spot on the body for wearable tech.
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The fact that China hasn’t approved any commercial GMO planting since 2009 reflects public fears.
Gene research and Silicon Valley-style computing are starting to merge.
A prototype sensor saves power by using transistors that never fully turn “on.”
Google X’s project to study human health is no Apollo 11.
Advances in machine vision will let employers, governments, and advertisers spot you in photos and know exactly what you're doing in them.
Mantis Vision is developing 3-D scanning technology that could end up in lots of tablets.
New research shows a decline in the electricity used by all the electronic devices in U.S. homes.