The US government is spying on its own citizens’ phone calls and internet data. So what can these huge datasets tell them about us?
Future fridges could have drawers where soft fruit is kept mould-free for days by ultraviolet LEDs that turn on when the door is shut
A project at MIT lets you get to a web page by tracing the pattern of the code with your smartphone
Just launched, the European Space Agency’s cargo ship Albert Einstein will inspire technology for a future craft that will take humans to deep space
Google will soon use social media to tailor the map it shows you. A useful addition in many respects, but will it risk narrowing your view of the world?
Software that predicts your BMI from a snapshot of your face could provide a revealing portrait of your build, and even your risk of certain diseases
A forest project that uses solar-powered smartphones hanging from trees to listen for the sounds of chainsaws could help stop illegal logging