Security researchers have developed an automated system for detecting Android apps that secretly connect to ad sites and user tracking sites.
Separating a singer’s voice from background music has always been a uniquely human ability. Not anymore.
The Singularity Summit approaches this weekend in New York. But the Microsoft cofounder and a colleague say the singularity itself is a long way off.
Big data mining allows cities to be ranked according to their “attractiveness,” say researchers developing a new science of cities.
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Physicists have mapped out how to create quantum music, an experience that will be profoundly different for every member of the audience, they say.
The first hijacking of a medical telerobot raises important questions over the security of remote surgery, say computer security experts.
A new way to determine 3-D structures from 2-D images is set to speed up protein structure discovery by a factor of 100,000.
And there’s a 50:50 chance of a Three Mile Island-scale disaster in the next 10 years, according to the largest statistical analysis of nuclear accidents ever undertaken.