A seasoned programmer declares that Androids User Interface library is “amateurish” – and then there’s the issue of all those screen resolutions
Sudoku fanatics have long claimed that the smallest number of starting clues a puzzle can contain is 17. Now a year-long calculation proves there are no 16-clue puzzles.
The process of making a famous problem in logic even harder reveals fascinating insights into the relationship between logic and language
A new model of the way the THz waves interact with DNA explains how the damage is done and why evidence has been so hard to gather
Mathematicians and computer scientists are involved in enabling wide intrusions on individual privacy.
Physicists have teleported quantum information from one ensemble of atoms to another 150 metres away, a demonstration that paves the way towards quantum routers and a quantum Internet
Cree introduces an LED bulb that mimics the design and shape of traditional incandescent bulb to entice consumers to try LEDs.
Evolutionary biologists have long thought that lying ought to destroy societies. Now computational anthropologists have shown that nothing could be further from the truth.
Automated bots can not only evade detection but also gather followers and become influential among various social groups, say computer scientists who have let their bots loose on Twitter.
LEDs outperform incandescent lights, hands down. But they should also give farmers unprecedented control over plant growth, development and nutritional content in future, say researchers.