A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
The greatest chess players are significantly more famous than their not-so-great contemporaries, by a margin that leads to a fame-predicting formula.
Nokia’s ambitious mapping project, Here, could be useful to self-driving vehicles.
Classifying a painting by artist and style is tricky for humans; spotting the links between different artists and styles is harder still. So it should be impossible for machines, right?
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.