Augury’s gadget and iPhone app pay attention to ultrasonic sounds and vibrations to figure out what’s wrong with air conditioners and other big machines.
Government officials want us to believe that encryption is helping terrorists, but law enforcement still has plenty of tools to get the data.
By mining a vast database of high-school yearbook photos, a machine-vision algorithm reveals the change in hairstyles, clothing, and even smiles over the last century.
Tech giant EMC is trying a different method of funding innovative ideas.
To many, equity crowdfunding represents an innovative solution to the challenge of funding new technology, but others see opportunity for fraud.
Google’s head of research and machine intelligence says that the company turns breakthroughs in artificial intelligence into products faster than ever.
Silicon Valley entrepreneur and investor Reid Hoffman wants venture capital to adapt to an era in which startups must grow faster.
Early-stage energy companies that want to manufacture hardware or produce fuel are still facing a so-called valley of death that few have figured out how to cross.
Already influential on Wall Street, algorithmic investing has begun to make inroads in Silicon Valley.