Network scientists have discovered how social networks can create the illusion that something is common when it is actually rare.
Three year-old MIT institute focuses on innovation for the developing world.
A robotics pioneer warns that technologists must consider how advances in machine intelligence will eradicate jobs.
Leave a human baby with some toys and it’ll quickly learn to pick them up. Now a robot with deep-learning capabilities has done the same thing.
Security analysts reveal the inner workings of China’s efforts to block the Tor anonymity network–and how to get around this censorship.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Understanding how road networks influence the spread of towns is a key goal of urban science. The digitization of one of the greatest maps ever made should help.
A roundup of interesting stories on robotics and artificial intelligence from other sites, collected by Will Knight, MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for AI.