An Obama initiative seeks to channel a torrent of gene information into treatments for cancer, other diseases.
Carmakers must also push out more of the cleaner vehicles to meet average fleet emissions standards.
Capital and engineering talent have been flocking to seemingly trivial mobile apps. But would we really be better off if more startups instead went directly after big problems?
A wearable display set for release by Microsoft later this year can augment your world with realistic, interactive virtual objects.
A new design for a molten-salt reactor could make nuclear power safer and more economical.
As technology-driven payment ideas give cash a run for its money, the big winners could be established banks and credit card companies.
New micro-satellite technology is enabling satellite Internet services that could reach billions of new users.
Is it possible to live for 48 hours on nothing but Bitcoin?
What started as a service to help customers buy goods from Alibaba retailers has grown into a serious finance business all its own.
Monitoring the usual behavior of Internet-connected devices could make it possible to detect malicious activity.