Some pundits worry that the new service could even remove pirated tracks.
The discovery of a winning strategy for Prisoner’s Dilemma is forcing game theorists to rethink their discipline. Their conclusion? Winning isn’t everything.
Field experiments in rural India have revealed a cheap and simple way to find the best connected individuals in any social network–just ask the people.
Last week, Paul Allen and a colleague challenged the prediction that computers will soon exceed human intelligence. Now Ray Kurzweil, the leading proponent of the “Singularity,” offers a rebuttal.
To translate one language into another, find the linear transformation that maps one to the other. Simple, say a team of Google engineers
Electric vehicles can be so quiet that they pose a new risk on the road. But what kind of artificial sound should be added?
Astrophysicists think they know how to destroy a black hole. The puzzle is what such destruction would leave behind
Researchers look at social media to understand how updates and “likes” differ between personality types.
Various historians have concluded that Einstein’s first wife, Mileva, may have secretly contributed to his work. Now a new analysis seeks to settle the matter.
What BMW’s decision to incorporate a gas engine into its new, electric i3 says about batteries.