NASA wants a humanoid robot that can perform CPR, draw blood and operate on astronauts on the International Space Station or as they travel to Mars.
Facebook may be shelling out $19 billion in cash and stock for the messaging company WhatsApp to stanch the departure of younger users from the social network.
Scientists at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are using nanotechnology to create clothing designed to protect U.S. soldiers from chemical and biological attacks.
Nearly half of all Americans are looking forward to the time when they can live in a city where all the cars are driverless.
MIT scientists are writing computer programs that can control large teams of robots or networks of devices with different functions.
Twitter is reportedly working to redesign its profile pages, making them more visual, with bigger images, and looking a lot more like social rivals Facebook and Google+.
Technology is becoming a major player in romantic relationships, according to a report from the Pew Internet & American Life Project.
Google is teaming up with long-time Apple partner Foxconn to work on Google's robotics vision, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Google's Glass project is getting a shot in the arm as the New York Police Department and Virgin Atlantic both announce that they're testing the computerized eyeglasses.
IBM is working on electronics for the U.S. military that will self-destruct on command to ensure that powerful devices holding critical data stay out of the hands of the enemy.
Google is opening the door wider to the enterprise, launching a videoconferencing tool designed to make it easier and cheaper to have face-to-face meetings with far-flung co-workers.
Twitter Wednesday reported that fourth quarter sales more than doubled over the past year, but the company nevertheless spooked investors by acknowledging a slowdown in new user growth and in user engagement.
Facebook marked its 10th year as a company on Tuesday and to celebrate, the social network offered its 1.2 billion users around the world a feature called Look Back movies, made up of photos and activities that users have shared.
Google's agreement to end its three-year antitrust dispute with the European Union gives the company's search rivals a boost, but it's probably not enough to make a dent in Google's search engine dominance
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity is set to take a dangerous journey this week.
Twitter is opening up access to company executives today during the firm's first earnings calls as a public company.
Despite the continuing rise in home computer usage, a substantial portion of U.S. households are not Internet users.
Facebook, the company that defines social networking, is turning 10 years old and looking into a future where it must evolve or risk becoming the next MySpace -- a company Facebook eclipsed years ago.
The Super Bowl may have set a record for Twitter, but it was a tougher game for companies trying to score big on social media.
Volkswagen of America is looking to capitalize on an expected broad use of social media by viewers of Sunday's Super Bowl.