Why your intelligence has nothing to do with using technology
Tech doesn't have to be confusing. Some simple changes could make digital media easier to use
A quick FAQ as tech companies adopt the first universal cable
There’s a new USB. Its mission: to kill proprietary plugs
Information security expert Avi Rubin explains why we won't be voting on our smartphones anytime soon
Other countries are bringing the democratic process to the digital age—but challenges remain
New services already let you pay to skip ads, but do we really want to turn the Web into a vending machine?
We could easily go ad-free—if we put our money where our mouse is
Apple, Google and others are creating whole ecosystems of products. Here is a full rundown
How Apple, Google and Microsoft are racing to control your digital life—from phone to home-automation system
What the co-founder of the Future of Life Institute thinks about the rise of AI
Some of the brightest minds in science and tech think we need a plan to keep humans safe from supersmart machines
Are you ready for supersmart AI to make your decisions for you?
Voice assistants can do more than take dictations. Here’s how to put them to work for you
Are touch screens rotting the brains of our youth? New research is finding some answers
The latest science weighs in
Now you can join a medical study—or five—without setting foot in a hospital. Here are the apps for that
New software allows researchers to finally capture the powerful health data generated by our smartphones
How four tech companies tried to fight feature bloat—to greater and lesser success
Software and hardware companies push new, feature-bloated versions on us every year. Why do we keep buying?