Smart home appliances could become more common thanks to efforts by major companies including Lowe’s and Staples to make gadgets compatible.
Hardware designed specifically to run complex neural networks could let personal devices make sense of the world.
App Inventor launches second iteration.
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Many Wearable Computers and Fundamental Advances.
Robots will be more useful when they can work alongside us, says Julie Shah.
In Macha, Zambia, where uploads fail 75 percent of the time, a smart file sharing system can store data locally when necessary.
Bitcoin is underpinned by unbreakable codes, but the secret keys that protect personal fortunes are easily lost or stolen.
An industry hopes to make Web-connected gadgets from different makers work well together.
Twitter’s footprint is growing fast, although English speakers in the U.S. remain the largest demographic. The trick now is to turn its global presence into advertising dollars.