A system that keeps data on corporate computers and mobile devices encrypted until it is viewed may help prevent breaches.
The Internet is both a utility and a medium. Only one of these things is exciting.
With the addition of a huge medical records database—and the computing infrastructure to analyze it—Watson could help doctors make better use of clinical data.
A promising advance that came to nothing suggests what it will take to make cheap batteries for electric cars.
One of the last bastions of human mastery over computers is about to fall to the relentless onslaught of machine learning algorithms.
Structural weakness forces Boeing to retrofit the 787 Dreamliner.
Antisocial behavior online can make people’s lives miserable. So an algorithm that can spot trolls more quickly should be a boon, say the computer scientists who developed it.