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The first hijacking of a medical telerobot raises important questions over the security of remote surgery, say computer security experts.
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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.
Google is working with Sprint and T-Mobile to put you on the best available LTE network at any given time.
The counterintuitive distribution of digits in certain data sets turns out to be a powerful tool for detecting strange behavior on social networks.
Computers are overdue for the fundamental changes they could soon get.
How smart energy policy can ease conflicts.
New genetic tools can do tremendous good—if we use them carefully.