Extraterrestrial ventures are no longer limited to deep-pocketed tycoons.
Changing a computer’s fan speed produces an audio signal that can be hijacked to steal data, say computer security experts who have tested the technique.
Same-day grocery delivery is a notoriously difficult business, but Instacart believes it’s found a way to make money.
After falling victim to hackers, quantum cryptographers are fighting back with a more secure system capable of sending messages further than ever before.
ADI hopes its pioneering agricultural experiment will yield juicier, tastier tomatoes.
The search company has updated its Earth and Maps applications with a petabyte of Landsat data—but the most exciting uses are likely to come from mapping experts.
Decision making is influenced by the complexity of the situation, the skill of the decision maker, and the time pressure. But one of these is much more important than the others, a new study reveals.
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Supercomputers can’t keep getting faster unless they start eating less power. Chips like those in your phone could make that possible.
Questions about accuracy and transparency plague the bureau’s five-year-old face matching system.