Researchers say Google’s ad-targeting system sometimes makes troubling decisions based on data about gender and other personal characteristics.
Stanford researchers are building a light field stereoscope in hopes of making it easier to add realistic focus cues to virtual reality.
Apps like Periscope will create a complex new relationship between broadcaster and audience.
Mobile chip company Qualcomm wants homes and businesses to set up their own open 4G hotspots just as they do Wi-Fi networks today.
Custom-made, and painfully slow, self-driving cars are now roaming the streets of Mountain View.
Advertisers are increasingly using technology that targets users across multiple devices, and it’s working.
As market forces chip away at the coal industry, many plants are being repurposed as data centers, museums, and mixed-use neighborhoods.
Caltech researchers demonstrate a clean technique for using heat and catalysts to split water into hydrogen and oxygen.
Climate change will make it increasingly difficult to feed the world. Biotech crops will have an essential role in ensuring that there’s enough to eat.
Lockheed Martin says it will have a small fusion reactor prototype in five years but offers no data.