Apple likely to update its MacBooks next month
Apple is set to update its MacBooks at its anual developer conference to keep up the arms race after Microsoft recently showed off its latest...
Experts find 2,000 year-old evidence of the last battle of Jerusalem
Aracheologists have found additional evidence of the last battle of Jerusalem from 2,000 years ago, according to the Israel Antiquities Authority...
10 airports testing extra screening for tablets and e-readers
Ten U.S. airports are testing enhanced security screening that requires passengers to send any electronics bigger than a cellphone through the...
China's Lenovo Reboots After Losing PC Crown to HP
China’s Lenovo Group is shaking up its operations as it seeks to reclaim the title of global leader in personal computers and shore up its...
The Search Ace Standing Between Baidu and Irrelevance
For much of the past two decades, Qi Lu, a search-technology whiz, waged losing battles against Google, first at Yahoo then at Microsoft’s Bing....
Beijing's Version of Microsoft Windows 10 Tightens Security, Ditches Solitaire
Microsoft has unveiled a new Windows 10 software customized for the Chinese government to improve security, including modifying the program to...
Google Goes to China, Making Play for Talent and Attention
A friendly game of Go in the picturesque city of Wuzhen has given Google an opening to return to China’s good graces, seven years after it left the...
Google’s A.I. Program Rattles Chinese Go Master as It Wins Match
A Google program called AlphaGo won a best-of-three match against a Chinese Go master, rattling his nerves and showing the power of new artificial...
Westworld-style robots will 'be in our homes' within ten years
Robots that think and feel emotions like humans will enter our homes in as little as ten years.
Discovery of horned 'triceratops-style' dinosaur in North America could rewrite Earth's history
Archaeologists have found the remains of a dinosaur that could reshape our understanding of the natural history of planet Earth.
This Old School Hedge Fund Is Going Quant
Magnetar Capital began a billion-dollar quantitative effort six years ago to help the $13.5 billion firm buck a hedge-fund massacre waylaying its...
Jacque Fresco, Futurist Who Envisioned a Society Without Money, Dies at 101
A self-taught industrial designer, Mr. Fresco promoted an alternative society where resources would be distributed equitably by computers.