A proposed “proof” is probably a bust–but even failed attempts can advance computer science.
There’s a noble imperative behind not revealing who you are.
Researchers at a European project are teaching robots to use written text to learn how to perform tasks.
There’s a bitter fight over the patents for CRISPR, a breakthrough new form of DNA editing.
Some workers could soon strap on a power-assist suit before maneuvering heavy objects.
Automated video and sound editing software can make any bumbling idiot into an extreme-sports movie star.
We don’t make ourselves safer by favoring military spending over education, a broadcasting executive argued.
Gene-sequencing company’s CEO hopes to store the public’s DNA data in online trove.
Researchers built a mobile health app that tracks your activity and eating habits so it can nudge you with goals that fit your routine.