Over the years, consumer electronics have improved in almost every way, becoming thinner, lighter, and more pixel-packed, all while increasing exponentially in performance. But beating at the heart of many mobile devices and even electric cars is a technology that hasn't kept up with the rapid pace of innovation: batteries. Specifically, lithium-ion batteries.
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The Internet of Things, and everything that's part of its universe, including smart machines, pervasive analytics and 3D printing, are on Gartner's annual list of strategic technologies for the year ahead.
With more than 6500 cases of the Ebola virus in West Africa, 3000 deaths and now one confirmed case in the United States, scientists are trying to find a way to detect the deadly virus more quickly, cheaply and easily.
Forbes’ annual list of the 400 Wealthiest Americans is out and techies make a strong showing yet again.
They may not be as quick or efficient as airport sniffer dogs, but robots are getting ready to take the fight against drug smuggling underwater.
You can now torrent new music from Radiohead front man Thom Yorke, but it'll cost you. The singer is known for experimenting with new ways to distribute music, so it's fitting that Yorke chose BitTorrent to release his latest album, Tomorrow's Modern Boxes.
From electronic pills to digital tattoos, these eight innovations aim to secure systems and identities without us having to remember a password ever again
The FBI’s formidable Next Generation Identification is up and running
There's something inherently scary about robots acting together to accomplish a goal.
Google is looking to launch a fleet of high-altitude balloons that will circle the planet, providing Internet connectivity to remote areas -- and it plans to do so within a year.
Optus has reported that its '10 Satellite' successfully completed its orbit raising and is hovering at a temporary test location before it moves to its permanent operational zone.
After 10 months and 442 million miles, NASA's Maven spacecraft has reached Mars and entered into its orbit.
From hydrogen to solar and wood there are tons of ongoing cool alternative energy projects across the globe
Emerging technologies in virtual and artificial reality blur the line between science and fiction
CEO and co-founder of SpaceX, Elon Musk, not only wants to send astronauts to Mars, he wants to build a city there.
NASA's robotic rover Curiosity is about to take on the mission it was sent to Mars to perform.
NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution, or MAVEN, spacecraft is less than two weeks away from wrapping up a 10-month journey to Mars' orbit, from where it will study the planet's atmosphere and shed more light on its history.
Researchers are creating a single, massive repository of robot knowledge so machines around the world can learn from each other.
The days of drones filling the sky and robots roaming in our streets are not far removed from reality anymore, and scenes from movies like Star Wars, Minority Report and I, Robot will be common soon. Just consider some of the ways that robots have started to permeate our lives.
If a company wants humans and robots to work well together, they need to give the robots more freedom to work on their own.
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