One of the last bastions of human mastery over computers is about to fall to the relentless onslaught of machine learning algorithms.
The renewable-energy certificate system has gotten more transparent, but improvements are still needed.
The first iPhone apps that block online ads could speed up your Web browsing, cut your data bills, and extend your battery life.
Astrophysicists speculate that “mirror” dark matter poses an entirely new form of radiation threat and could cause the mutations that lead to cancer.
Scientists are developing ways to edit the DNA of tomorrow’s children. Should they stop before it’s too late?
Researchers covered a touch screen in gel that can harden into buttons of all shapes and sizes so you can use the display even if you can’t gaze at it.
U.S. and U.K. surveillance of smartphone users has been helped by mobile developers—few of whom bother to adopt basic encryption.
A low-cost Chinese smart phone is helping launch wave of app innovation in Nairobi.
A seasoned programmer declares that Androids User Interface library is “amateurish” – and then there’s the issue of all those screen resolutions