Analyzing the network of passes between soccer players reveals that one of the world’s most successful teams plays an entirely different type of football to every other soccer team on the planet.
Machines are now almost as good as humans at object recognition, and the turning point occurred in 2012, say computer scientists.
The first global study of third party web trackers reveals a hidden ecosystem of data gathering that spreads around the world.
As speech recognition technology improves, it’s natural to wonder whether computers will ever be able to lip read as well. Here’s a rundown of challenges involved.
A small shove could prevent a global catastrophe, according to Chinese plans
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
This year’s Lemelson-MIT Prize winner discusses grassroots ways for boosting the number of women in technology and business.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv preprint server this week.
A study of 50,000 people in Italy concludes that online social networks have a significant negative impact on individual welfare.