Privacy bosses at Google and Facebook say letting the U.S. government unlock encrypted customer data would make law enforcement less accountable.
A research team finds that gene editing isn’t yet reliable enough to engineer the human species.
A startup has a smartphone-assisted gadget that can determine your glasses prescription, with help from a remote optometrist.
The secretary for homeland security and the president’s cybersecurity advisor echo the NSA and FBI’s concerns about encryption.
Apple helped IBM create a service that can analyze medical data collected by iPhone apps, and could deliver personalized health advice.
Neural probes that combine optics, electronics, and drugs could help unlock the secrets of the brain.
To rescue its struggling business, Hewlett-Packard is making a long-shot bid to change the fundamentals of how computers work.
The long quest to replace meat.