|NEIL System Learns Common Sense
Researchers are trying to plant a digital seed for artificial intelligence by letting a massive computer system called NEIL browse millions of pictures and decide for itself what they all mean.
|Acer Launches $299 Chromebook
Struggling computer maker Acer, whose CEO resigned recently, is going back to its low-price roots. The company just rolled out its first touchscreen Chromebook priced at $299.
|Self-Healing Silicon Batteries Tested
Self-healing tech has taken another step forward with the development of a self-healing battery. The breakthrough could mean longer lifespans for batteries in mobile devices or electric cars.
|Google To Open Hardware Showrooms
Pop-up showrooms for Google's hardware products are opening in six U.S. cities, with least two built on barges. On display: Nexus 7 tablets, Chromebook computers, and Chromecast dongles.