A new project aims to create far smarter voice recognition software.
Evidence is emerging that a small galaxy, with a huge central black hole, must have recently collided with the Milky Way, say astronomers.
Red and orange suns would light the skies of the most exotic exo-Earth yet discovered
Facebook appears to be happy to take advertisers’ money in exchange for a slow drip of users to Google+.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week
Third-wave human-computer interaction, where users engage with machines on an emotional and even physical level, saw little expression in the marketplace until a bunch of geeks jumped ship for the sex-toy industry.
A task force calls for safety upgrades, but the nuclear industry worries about their cost.
Weighed down by green guilt over your summer air travel? EADS envisions a solution.
If Microsoft can’t build market share in tablets, it could be the end of 30 years of Redmond’s dominance.
And what a wheel! The inventive drive system enables a small robot to spin and turn on a dime.