When software updates force a functional gadget into retirement, it can be hard to say goodbye.
Standards bodies are wrestling with the impact of accidental robot strikes.
Microsoft no longer supports Windows XP, but it remains popular, and is a juicy target for cybercriminals.
Automation is reducing the need for people in many jobs. Are we facing a future of stagnant income and worsening inequality?
Amazon’s massive investments in technology shape the future for retailers everywhere.
By exploiting some exotic acoustic techniques, researchers have built a window that allows the passage of air but not sound
A leading neuroscientist says Kurzweil’s Singularity isn’t going to happen. Instead, humans will assimilate machines.
The explanation of the mysterious barren circles that form in the middle of fertile grasslands hints that similar circles may show up in other systems, say complexity scientists
With many areas around river mouths facing starker threats of severe flooding, researchers hope people around the world can benefit from sophisticated models and data.