Teams Hakuto and Astrobotic have agreed to a partnership that will see them hitching a ride on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. If all goes well, they could be on the moon before the end of 2016.
The former Android leader is in charge of one of Google's "moonshots," an effort to use robots to free humans from drudgery.
The Internet giant says it's working hard on moonshot projects, like its Wi-Fi blimps and self-driving cars.
With more than 700 million users Yahoo has a good start, but getting the next billion users will be a challenge.
Hewlett-Packard's bet to be a server leader revolves around hyperscale servers, targeted workloads, power savings, and better density. At stake is HP's reputation as an innovator.
The Android boss stepped down today in a surprise move after eight years heading development of the mobile OS. CEO Larry Page is exhorting him to jump into another big project.
The search giant has launched an online forum for folks to listen to some of the world's smartest people discuss breakthrough ideas that "live in the gray area between audacious projects and pure science fiction."
Speaking at the Fortune Brainstorm conference, Microsoft's new CEO says he can learn from Google because it markets its moonshot products well. But what did he really mean?
Google X division honcho Astro Teller tells the Solid Conference in San Francisco just why the "moonshot" lab exists.
Google X considered a user-safe jetpack, but it was among hundreds of "moonshot" projects the unit regularly jettisons.