Improvements in DNA analysis are helping us rewrite the past and better grasp what it means to be human.
Impressive progress hides major limitations of Google’s quest for automated driving.
Improving technology is making electrolysis a viable way to store excess energy from renewable sources.
Time Warner Cable’s 11.4-million-customer broadband blackout was one of the largest to affect U.S. customers.
It may be decades before autonomous vehicles can reliably handle the real world, experts say.
A powerful new way to generate electricity could eventually make electric cars and electronic gadgets run longer.
A Microsoft Research project offloads data and calculations to save battery life.
If they’re out there, other advanced civilisations should be emitting waste energy like hot exhaust. And that provides a good way to spot them, argue SETI experts.
If you share an on-line movie account with other people in your household, you probably receive some inappropriate recommendations. That may soon change.
Fitness bands like the Jawbone Up are in an unusual and enviable position in the electronics business: people rarely take them off.