Number one: Robots can't be idiots. Number two: They probably shouldn't fall into fountains, either.
The falling cost of genome sequencing means the World Anti-Doping Agency could build a genetic baseline for every athlete.
Not all shares are created equal, and preferences for some shareholders can leave employees with nothing after a company is sold.
Once again, brands turned football's biggest game into a night of hugely expensive one-upmanship. No complaints here.
Social media dissected a lot of the facts of President Trump's speech to Congress. But it was a spelling error that brought the LOLs.
As sleep gadgets become more and more bizarre, the 25-pound Gravity Blanket offers an intuitive approach: Lie down, pull up the covers, and close your eyes.
No good can come of turning a basic transaction into a “pay what you want” situation. Especially when employees—ahem, contractors—earn less than a living wage.
Quantum computers should soon be able to beat classical computers at certain basic tasks. But before they’re truly powerful, researchers have to overcome a number of fundamental roadblocks.
The Mars rover is driving along the Vera Rubin ridge, a slope rich in clay minerals that require water to form.
A major uptick in driving on batteries will stress today's aging grid, but also offer an opportunity to make it way better.
The memo release, Olympics hacking, and more of the week's top security news.
The writer believes artists should be using their work to address environmental issues.
If you're not loaded up on these extensions for Google Chrome, you're not living your best online life.
Opinion: An MIT brain science professor argues that progress in deep learning research will come from the convergence of engineering and neuroscience.
Now that the social network is changing what shows up in your feed, you’ll have to go elsewhere for current news.
Yes, even you, with the 53 Twitter followers, could probably convince someone of your crypto clairvoyance.
The Devin Nunes memo that purports to show improper surveillance practices is out—and national security experts say it falls far short of the hype.
As cannabis use goes recreational in California, producers are facing a reckoning: They’ll either have to clean up their act, or get out of the legal market.
The video game-style secrets to self-driving cars, Waymo and Uber face off, and more car news from this week.
In an age when professional athletes are off-court performers as well, the NBA's Griffin soars above the rest of the league.