The path computing has taken wasn’t inevitable. Even today’s machines rely on a seminal insight from the scientist who cracked Nazi Germany’s codes.
Porsche’s new part-time electric car could challenge Tesla, which has been outselling the more established automaker.
Vortices in the South Atlantic are mathematically equivalent to black holes, say physicists, an idea that could lead to new ways of understanding how currents transport oil and garbage across oceans
Following NSA surveillance revelations, talks advance on making the privacy-protecting tool Tor an Internet standard.
Software digests thousands of research papers to accurately identify proteins that could be productive targets for cancer drugs.
Today’s big data is forcing researchers to find new techniques for knowledge discovery and data mining.
Physicists have developed a technique that can tell which parts of the brain rely on analog signals and which rely on digital signals.
Jawbone’s new activity-tracking wristband can be used to start your coffeemaker when you get up.
In physics multiple choice papers, the correct answers should follow Benford’s law while the other options should not. So can an enterprising student use this to beat the test?