Network scientists have discovered how social networks can create the illusion that something is common when it is actually rare.
Artificial intelligence machines are rapidly gaining on humans, but they have some way to go on IQ tests.
Leading Bitcoin startup BitPay is cutting costs, suggesting that the currency won’t be catching on soon.
In a world first, a machine plays chess by evaluating the board rather than using brute force to work out every possible move.
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The best way for AI machines to learn is by feeding them huge data sets of annotated examples, and the Daily Mail has unwittingly created one.
Even with a terrible recession and a natural-gas bonanza, the U.S. isn’t cutting emissions fast enough.
An imperfect system for a fossil-fuel world, green credits are still valuable.