Robotics hardware startups have already raised more than $51.9 million in 2015 thus far, bolstered by home robotics startup Jibo's $25.3 million Series A round Tuesday. That's chump change for a lot of…

Car giant Ford held the grand opening for its new Silicon Valley research center on Thursday. There, the company will work on the future of digital technologies for its cars, from…

If you care about the world's transition to clean power, then you should pay attention to the emerging market for energy storage. A lot of times when "grid-scale" energy storage is…

I was able to try out HoloLens at Microsoft's headquarters on Wednesday. HoloLens is a virtual reality headset running what Microsoft thinks will be the future of computing: Windows Holographic. But…

The eyes of the common moth have led to a novel discovery that could boost the efficiency of solar panels. Scientists at Brookhaven National Laboratory have developed a way to create…

Microsoft revealed a suite of augmented reality (AR) software called Windows Holographic that works on any device, including a new AR headset, running Windows 10. Unlike virtual reality, which surrounds the…

The Norwegian printed electronics firm Thinfilm has formed a strategic partnership with Xerox around printed storage. Xerox will license Thinfilm's proprietary technology and make Thinfilm Memory labels, which have some very…

DJI has issued a firmware update to owners of the brand new Inspire 1, a drone that caught the industry's attention last year for its filming abilities and futuristic form. Some of…

SpaceX has raised a $1 billion financing round from Google and Fidelity, which now own just under 10 percent of the ambitious space startup. The investment comes days after SpaceX CEO…

Silicon Valley fuel cell startup Bloom Energy is looking to raise another $160 million in convertible notes, and has closed on $130 million of that round, according to a report in…

Those disappointed by the glacial pace of the competitors in last year's DARPA Robotics Challenge trials will appreciate the newly updated ATLAS robot DARPA debuted today. ATLAS is the generic robot…

Satellite startup Planet Labs has raised a fresh $95 million -- $70 million in Series C funding and $25 million of debt financing, it announced Tuesday. The rounds bring the total amount…