For its wearable computer to be accepted, Google must convince people that the device isn’t creepy.
Samsung’s technology for ultrafast data speeds currently requires a truckload of equipment.
A super-secure place for sensitive data to mingle could free companies to get the benefits of sharing it without risking leaks.
An Intel researcher warns that SHA-1, a commonly used cryptographic algorithm, will be easy to crack by 2018.
Augmented reality hasn’t yet lived up to its promise, but it could catch on in situations where it makes employees more efficient.
Mapillary is trying to build a community-generated version of Google Street View.
By tracking an older person’s movements at home, a new wearable device could help predict serious changes in health.
ARPA-E faces a tricky mandate—invest in risky technologies that no one else wants to fund, while still showing results.
The sell-off of synthetic biology pioneer LS9 goes to show that making biofuels from genetically engineered microbes has yet to deliver economically.