The University of Michigan's Micro Mote is a fully autonomous computer that's programmed and charged via light and could be used for a variety of medical and industrial purposes.
It won't send you back to the future, but the Tim3 Machin3 from 3 Squares will cook rice and quinoa quickly and automatically.
This brainy rice maker is a surprisingly versatile cooker -- no flux capacitor necessary.
The Future of Life Institute, which aims to protect humanity from the possible negative effects of artificial intelligence, awards the cash to 37 research teams.
Responding to criticism over the former US Secretary of State joining its board, CEO Drew Houston says Rice understands Dropbox's stance on privacy, fully supports "our commitments to our users."
At first glance, it seems like an unusual choice. But the cloud storage service is trying to grow its international presence, which is something a former US Secretary of State should know how to do.
The Light Phone bills itself as your "phone away from phone," and does nothing but make calls. Think you need one?
A Swedish team is conducting research involving patients, VR headsets and MRI machines. The goal? To see how easily the mind accepts an out-of-body experience, potentially paving the way for robots controlled half a world away by a VR-wearing human.
The power of the Internet makes a takeout joint in Kona, Hawaii, one of the highest-reviewed US restaurants on Yelp.
Using 3D printing and a bit of ingenuity, the "Comfortably Numb" team out of Rice University may have just made going to the doctor's office a little less painful.