The fiber-optic cables that connect the global Internet could potentially be used as seismic sensors. Christopher Intagliata reports.
The process could lead to the creation of tougher, more biocompatible electronic devices
Lightweight, flexible patch conveys a tactile sensation directly to the skin
World-changing technologies that are poised to rattle the status quo
Can you really “reach out and touch someone” via text?
Here are five scientific applications that take the navigation system beyond the map
New findings suggest angst over the technology is misplaced
Mobile optical scanners can check the authenticity of an object with unprecedented speed
John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino share the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry “for the development of lithium-ion batteries” that have led to portable electronic devices that are rechargeable virtually anywhere on the planet...
The 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry goes to John Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino “for the development of lithium-ion batteries.”
Officials pressure wireless companies so first responders and residents can communicate and save lives
A slight temperature difference at night between a surface losing heat and the surrounding air can be harnessed to generate electricity to power lights.
It will revamp our ideas of what a display can do
The nation wants to make its AI industry dominant by 2030
New technologies help companies monitor their workers’ every move. But do those data tell them anything useful?
Major technological shifts are fewer and farther between than they once were
A new study demonstrates it is surprisingly easy to ID an individual within a supposedly incognito data set
The pack produces a steady trickle of electricity from the swinging motion of your stuff. Christopher Intagliata reports.
The technology holds vast potential for insights into the workings of human brains
Virtual assistants are getting smarter. Let's think about how that will play out