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Technically Incorrect: Citing an extreme example, an Oxford University professor says the biggest fear is that robots will be smarter than us, and by misinterpreting our commands, might have very different definitions of happiness.
It's not just products and services that can color a company's reputation. How it handles sensitive issues can also affect public perception.
Georgia Tech creates a form of artificial intelligence that learns how to build Super Mario Bros. levels by watching gameplay videos. Because computers need lower productivity levels too.
A brain-computer interface used in conjunction with telepresence robots could one day help the disabled find a measure of independence.
The world's largest social network says it's made progress hiring more women and minorities into its ranks, but still isn't "where we want to be."
Mobile apps come under the security microscope as research groups report major vulnerabilities.
An as-yet undescribed species of octopus is just so gosh-darn cute that it may be named for its charms.
NASA's Cassini spacecraft zooms in on the fractured surface of Dione, one of Saturn's many intriguing moons, and delivers a crater-packed close-up.
A self-powering door handle that kills germs dead could make bathrooms less of a breeding ground for yuck, and it comes from the minds of two teenage inventors.
The permanent, turbulent colossal storms at Saturn's poles are a mystery -- but a new model may explain what causes them.