Solar-powered cars look set to be hitting the roads next year, ending the need to stop to fill up on fossil fuels or charge your electric vehicle.
Google Wellbeing is a new collection of features that make you more aware of the time you spend on your phone and remind you to disconnect once in a while.
A new study finds smartphones are having an even bigger impact on your work performance than you might realise.
Scientists are using machinery to separate useful materials from scrap.
MIT researchers have developed the interface that transcribes words, without you speaking them aloud.
Switzerland's reign as the home of timekeeping could be over, as corporations win another victory in the competition with national economies
A new type of glass has been developed that can repair itself after being cracked.
University of Pittsburgh's Deepika Mohan, MD, and game developer Schell Games have created a game to improve doctors' ability to recognize severe trauma in patients.
Electronic waste is becoming a major global issues, as more and more people gain access to electronics.
New research from the University of Waterloo could triple electric car range.
Researchers from MIT CSAIL and Harvard’s Wyss have implemented the art of Origami in Soft Robotics to provide a strong and flexible skeleton to the structure.
The world's first text message was sent 25 years ago. The world now sends 16 million text messages every minute, or 23 billion every day.
Exports of used electronics support a growing number of jobs in repair and refurbishment in the developing world. If we want this trade to help and not harm those in poverty, we need to a...
Producing a 'good samaritan robot' could mean finally defining what humans have failed to agree on for millennia – how to define morality.
Five myths about email at work and how to cope with communications overload.