Network scientists have discovered how social networks can create the illusion that something is common when it is actually rare.
In a world first, a machine plays chess by evaluating the board rather than using brute force to work out every possible move.
Leading Bitcoin startup BitPay is cutting costs, suggesting that the currency won’t be catching on soon.
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.
Artificial intelligence machines are rapidly gaining on humans, but they have some way to go on IQ tests.
The ability to number-crunch vast amounts of words is creating a new science of linguistics.
Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That’s the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.