As industrial robots become more capable, they could start helping out around the home.
Extruding, printing, and sintering are not the same as manufacturing.
A startup is offering free encrypted voice and text communications to protesters in Egypt.
Scientists are starting to open their DNA databases online, creating a network that could pave the way for gene analysis at a new scale.
The economist Robert Solow has been arguing for more than half a century that technology will not spell the end of middle-class jobs.
Inexpensive oil could increase the pressure to reduce mandates for biofuels.
One of the last bastions of human mastery over computers is about to fall to the relentless onslaught of machine learning algorithms.
A researcher envisions the ultimate cure for “range anxiety”: roadway-powered vehicles with modified on-board power receivers.