As Internet censorship surges around the world, researchers test circumvention tools at restricted cybercafes.
The Singularity Summit approaches this weekend in New York. But the Microsoft cofounder and a colleague say the singularity itself is a long way off.
Researcher Andrew McAfee says advances in computing and artificial intelligence could create a more unequal society.
Founded by Americans, Promethean Power brings a thermal battery system to small dairy farmers in India and Bangladesh.
Carbon nanotube film could let manufacturers “bake” aircraft composites without a giant oven.
Fabrics that are transparent in the infrared can radiate body heat at rates that will significantly reduce the burden on power-hungry air-conditioning systems.
The best way for AI machines to learn is by feeding them huge data sets of annotated examples, and the Daily Mail has unwittingly created one.
Several companies are developing appealing robot companions, but they aren’t yet capable of helping out around the house.
Severe droughts are forcing researchers to rethink how technology can increase the supply of fresh water.