Hardware designed specifically to run complex neural networks could let personal devices make sense of the world.
MindMeld analyzes your conversations and tries to offer helpful info from the Web. It’s a cool idea, but it doesn’t work as well as it needs to.
App Inventor launches second iteration.
Fitness bands, watches, smoke detectors: what will be put online next?
Many Wearable Computers and Fundamental Advances.
The mobile Web browsing of three million people reveals how pervasive ad tracking technology is and shows that Google’s is dominant.
Robots will be more useful when they can work alongside us, says Julie Shah.
The company says it wants to wire the world. But will it do more than make its own app work better?
In Macha, Zambia, where uploads fail 75 percent of the time, a smart file sharing system can store data locally when necessary.
Microsoft researcher Danah Boyd tries to puncture some myths about teenagers and the Internet.