A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Startup Crystal claims it can help you write better e-mails by mining recipients’ online data for clues to their personality.
Autonomous vehicles promise to have an enormous economic impact, even if significant uncertainties remain.
Programming languages shape the way their users think—which helps explain how tech startups work and why they are able to reinvent themselves.
Researchers are developing technology that can adjust an image on a display so you can see it clearly without corrective lenses.
Tests of Google’s autonomous vehicles in California and Nevada suggests they already outperform human drivers.
Game theory suggests the rules governing Bitcoin may need to be updated if the currency is to endure.
Uncertainty hangs over Bitcoin, but investors are betting hundreds of millions that it will change the world.