Fully autonomous weapons should be outlawed before they are developed, says a human-rights scholar.
The first hijacking of a medical telerobot raises important questions over the security of remote surgery, say computer security experts.
The seeds of destruction for both iOS and Android app stores have already been sown – by none other than Google.
Robots that work alongside warehouse workers could make online shopping even more efficient and eventually replace human employees altogether.
We have the technology to dramatically increase the independence of people with spinal-cord injuries. The problem is bringing it to market and keeping it there.
A new approach to encryption beats attackers by presenting them with fake data.
Not everyone thinks Google’s attempt to reinvent the computer will work.
Criminals are hijacking home and office routers and printers to help them overwhelm websites with traffic.
Neural probes that combine optics, electronics, and drugs could help unlock the secrets of the brain.
Privacy bosses at Google and Facebook say letting the U.S. government unlock encrypted customer data would make law enforcement less accountable.