Sentient claims to have assembled machine-learning muscle to rival Google by rounding up idle computers.
Plans by Hewlett-Packard for computers based on an exotic new electronic device called the memristor are scaled back.
The Web has turned the wisdom of the crowd into a valuable, on-demand resource. Now scientists are asking how best to put crowdsourced cognition to work.
After a few technology U-turns, startup Promethean Power moves ahead with thermal battery to overcome unstable grid at Indian dairies.
The HoloLens augmented-reality headset projects believable images of people into real settings.
New technology protects customer privacy while it crawls the Dark Web for data compromised in corporate breaches.
A Twelve Tomorrows exclusive: Science fiction legend Gene Wolfe looks back on his career.
Automation is reducing the need for people in many jobs. Are we facing a future of stagnant income and worsening inequality?
Data synthesis and sensor coverage make for better monitoring of natural disasters.