If you could sell your location data every day, how much would you charge? A research team has carried out an experiment to find out.
Astrophysicists think they know how to destroy a black hole. The puzzle is what such destruction would leave behind
At conference starting Wednesday, huge trove of research papers point to enormous possibilities, but privacy issues remain.
Computer scientists, who have been monitoring the Bitcoin network since January 2013, cast doubt on MtGox’s claim that its bitcoins were stolen by hackers.
A new class of imaging device with no lens and just a single light sensitive sensor could revolutionise optical, infrared and millimetre wave imaging
Not only does student participation decline dramatically throughout the new generation of Web-based courses, but the involvement of teachers in online discussions makes it worse.
Social bots are sending a significant amount of information through the Twittersphere. Now there’s a tool to help identify them.
Despite breakthroughs in technology and medicine, there’s still a lot of work ahead for understanding and using the human genome.
As robots become ever more present in daily life, the question of how to control their behaviour naturally arises. Does Asimov have the answer?
A researcher describes a potential new source of renewable energy.