A study of 50,000 people in Italy concludes that online social networks have a significant negative impact on individual welfare.
If they’re out there, other advanced civilisations should be emitting waste energy like hot exhaust. And that provides a good way to spot them, argue SETI experts.
If you share an on-line movie account with other people in your household, you probably receive some inappropriate recommendations. That may soon change.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
Computer security experts have failed to close a loophole that allows an attacker to easily download cryptographic keys from an encrypted computer.
Ever since the first hack of a commercial quantum cryptography device, security specialists have been fighting back. Here’s an update on the battle.
There are now many general-purpose consumer LED bulbs that give off good light. With so many, how can you tell the difference?
Microsoft’s failed efforts to resist a U.S. warrant for data stored in Ireland show how American law enforcement policies conflict with foreign privacy laws.