A new heart aid could be implanted without invasive surgery.
The director of the new Massachusetts-based Microsoft Research lab wants to use mathematics to design better search engines, recommendation systems, and online auctions.
Long-lasting near-infrared LEDs could be used to make cheap, flexible night-vision displays and sensors.
The World Wide Web will soon be absorbed into the World Wide Sim: an environment combining elements of Second Life and Google Earth.
Google’s App Engine is the latest service to reduce operating costs for Web startups.
Engineers are building inexpensive, tabletop, touch-screen displays and sharing the instructions online.
A portable array of lasers could be used to monitor pollution and detect toxins.