If you prefer beautiful routes over short ones, GPS mapping algorithms are of little use. But In July, Yahoo researchers came up with an approach that could change that.
In April, the first large-scale measurements of the way humans play Rock-Paper-Scissors revealed a hidden pattern of play that opponents can exploit to gain a vital edge.
Dark matter must collide with human tissue, and physicists have now calculated how often. The answer? More often than you might expect.
Online education offers one effective way to close the skills gap.
Criminals are increasingly using the internet to turn dirty money into a spotless shade of green. Now a report written for the United Nations lifts the lid on many of these increasingly popular techniques.
The Same Name Puzzle: Twitter Users Are More Likely to Follow Others With The Same First Name But Nobody Knows Why
If you use social networks to follow other people who share your first name, you’re not alone. The question is why.
If your ping-pong gun fails to impress, a simple mod will give it supersonic powers, say engineers
Ten titles that inspired Technology Review to publish its own collection of sci-fi stories.
Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That was the conclusion of a study in April, showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.
In March, the world’s first electrostatically driven graphene speaker matched or outperformed commercially available earphones.