Google X research lab boss Astro Teller says experimental wireless balloons will test delivering Internet access throughout the Southern Hemisphere by next year.
The technologies behind the battery packs for the GM Volt are being tested and could be ready within a year.
One of the inventors of gene editing says scientists should proceed cautiously before testing it in people.
The hubs of advanced manufacturing will be the economic drivers of the future because innovation increasingly depends on production expertise.
Nest technology vice president Yoky Matsuoka says the smart-thermostat maker has learned the importance of making a device people want to touch.
The creators of Ushahidi, a crisis mapping platform, have developed hardware that keeps wireless communication going in the midst of chaos.
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Conventional batteries take so long to charge that they cannot efficiently store braking energy. Graphene supercapacitors store almost as much but charge in just 16 seconds.
New brain-imaging techniques could teach people to strengthen the parts of the brain that control attention.
A new feature in Qualcomm’s chips will let you wake your phone with a voice command so it can do your bidding. Now it just needs to learn to cook.