For researchers at the outside-the-box Media Lab brain trust, the future can be seen even in a sprinkling of sensors and video game software.
After the International Studies Association proposes a ban on blogging for editors of its journals, faculty groups raise their swords.
Welcome to the future, Canada. Effective January 1, 2016, autonomous cars will be legal to test on any public road in Ontario.
The US government is teaming up with the private sector and academia to make sure the country keeps up with the rapidly advancing wearable tech market.
A new school year is upon us. Equip an enterprising student with the tech they'll need to survive academia.
As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET visits Mcity, a 32-acre fake city in Michigan designed to test self-driving cars' navigation and communication abilities -- and to keep research from migrating to Silicon Valley.
The online repository of academic research papers is building in a new variant of the ages-old peer-review process to scrutinize academic work.
Startup hopes to overhaul how researchers publish papers, making them freely available to all and substituting social-network success for the traditional peer-review process.
Software, hardware, interfaces and audio: OSVR has new partners in the fold in advance of its June launch, and a plan to seed some headsets to universities.
Followers are flocking to the Lego Academics on Twitter to watch the toy scientists tackle the amusing everyday challenges of academia. Creator Donna Yates shares her Lego story.