The Supreme Court’s ruling on mercury and other toxins could help the effort to limit greenhouse gas emissions.
To prevent breaches companies must strictly control which employees can access sensitive data.
Researchers say Google’s ad-targeting system sometimes makes troubling decisions based on data about gender and other personal characteristics.
Besides upending an entire sector of employment, self-driving taxis could have significant environmental benefits.
My virtual helper can be surprisingly lifelike, but she’s obsessed with meetings.
Automakers and tech companies are racing to bring safer and more useful smartphone-style interfaces to cars. Can any of them go further and reprogram vehicles completely?
Machines have shown some impressive flashes of intelligence in recent years. Do we need to start teaching them right from wrong?
The disparity between the rich and everyone else is larger than ever in the United States and increasing in much of Europe. Why?
Lockheed Martin says it will have a small fusion reactor prototype in five years but offers no data.
Stanford researchers are building a light field stereoscope in hopes of making it easier to add realistic focus cues to virtual reality.