Baidu is a fixture of online life in China, but it wants to become a global power. Can one of the world’s leading artificial intelligence researchers help it challenge Silicon Valley’s biggest companies?
With cryptography, surveillance processes could be open and preserve privacy without undermining their investigative power.
At Mobile World Congress, a preview of a central way to manage washing machines, parking meters, and glucose sensors.
Google’s Petr Mitrichev is the all-time champion of competitive programming, a little-known sport where tech giants scout for talent.
Although it appears to hit incoming Hamas rockets, Israel’s system could be falling short of detonating the rockets’ warheads.
Developers say fragmentation is hurting Android, while RIM and Microsoft fall still farther behind.
A simpler programming language from Apple could broaden the pool of apps and help make them more interactive.
Microsoft researchers say simple hardware changes and machine learning techniques let a regular smartphone camera act as a depth sensor.
Sunglasses made with nanoscale optical technology hint at a near future of inconspicuous head-mounted displays.
Applied Materials has started shipping equipment that could help double the energy storage of batteries.