Microsoft must understand that companies want to buy software from more than one provider, the upstart competitor argues.
Human tests of an electrode implanted deep into the brain could one day lead to smart, self-regulating implants.
A startup’s software will let iPhone apps connect phones without the Internet.
The inventor of Second Life has spent 15 years chasing the dream of living in virtual space. Can his new company finally give virtual worlds mass-market appeal?
Technology could lead to e-readers, smartphones, and displays that let users dispense with glasses.
A new fuel rod design will be tested in a full-size reactor, but some worry it could bring fresh safety problems.
Airbus is developing carbon materials that change in response to heat and air pressure, possibly making aircraft simpler and lighter.
Online versions of college courses are attracting hundreds of thousands of students, millions of dollars in funding, and accolades from university administrators. Is this a fad, or is higher education about to get the overhaul it needs?
The world’s best-known consciousness researcher says machines could one day become self-aware.