Originally published in July 1964
Think how much time we’d save if voice assistants always understood commands or questions the first time
A flying robot reveals how birds stay aloft and could inspire next-generation drones
Hackers could trick voice assistants to make calls or compromise texts
AR headsets are still bulky and expensive, but smartphone-based apps are filling the gap
Originally published in August 1866
An electronic device increases their speed, and later versions could control their direction as well
Originally published in April 1895
New machine-learning technique can distinguish living bodies from deceased ones
The device uses lasers to accelerate electrons along an etched channel
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.”