Ed Boyden is learning how to alter behavior by using light to turn neurons on and off.
Anantha Chandrakasan, director of MIT’s Microsystems Technology Laboratories, sees big potential for electronics with tiny power needs.
Scientists release the first flood of data from the 1,000 genomes project.
Alongside FarmVille and Mafia Wars you can now add security software to your account.
Researchers find they can alleviate depression in mice by boosting a protein in one part of the brain.
Why more Web merchants now work cautiously with their competitors.
Companies want to sell apps for set-top boxes, netbooks, and tablets, but they need help attracting exhausted developers.
Researchers downloaded 3.5 million profiles to see how accounts are used to send out spam.
How venture-backed Brand.net spotted Silicon Valley’s blind spot and got brands to buy online advertising up to a year in advance.