Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have analyzed the top phrases of successful -- and unsuccessful -- Kickstarter campaigns. Hint: mentioning cats doesn't hurt.
Prototype setup includes earbuds that measure both acceleration and heart beat to calculate how hard you're working, and an app that grabs the best songs to keep you at your target heart rate.
Association for Computing Machinery bestows its award on Shafi Goldwasser and Silvio Micali for pioneering technology in Internet security.
Compostable cocoons for corpses? Urns with OLED displays? Some of the ideas out of the Design for Death competition could dramatically change the way we bury our loved ones.
UCLA professor cited for pioneering work in extending our understanding of artificial intelligence
Electronic Privacy Information Center organizes request by leading technologists to halt National Security Agency's domestic surveillance. They're trying a novel argument from a 2011 lawsuit.
Researchers in Tokyo have come up with a game controller that heats up or cools down depending on the on-screen action.
Computer graphics professionals, seeking out more realistic simulations for natural phenomena for video games and movies, gain a striking new insight into the how rare types of rainbows work.
It's the shared love of network TV content that inspires people to express themselves and connect with others on social platforms.
Research into flight-deck hand gestures may help the unmanned X-47B stealth plane take off from and land on aircraft carriers. Just don't flip it off.