Overdevelopment in China has created urban regions known as ghost cities that are more or less uninhabited. Nobody knew how bad the problem was until Baidu used its Big Data Lab to find out.
If I get a tablet, maybe I could shake my smartphone addiction.
Lytro, maker of a shifting-focus camera, claims its upcoming virtual-reality camera will let you move around in live-action videos.
The technology that illuminates worker productivity and value also contributes to wage inequality, Tyler Cowen argues.
A leading privacy activist says Google’s lack of support for strong encryption makes second-class citizens out of people who can’t afford Apple devices.
A new material that requires no electricity uses the universe as a heat sink—even when the sun is shining.
Deep learning antivirus software could reduce malware infections significantly.
The world’s largest and cheapest reverse-osmosis desalination plant is up and running in Israel.
The Pebble Time Round isn’t the most powerful smart watch out there, but it’s light, slim, and easy to use.
Startup VA-ST thinks its depth-sensing glasses can help people with little sight get around more easily.