In physics multiple choice papers, the correct answers should follow Benford’s law while the other options should not. So can an enterprising student use this to beat the test?
For encryption to be widely used, it must be built into attractive, easy-to-use apps like those people already rely on.
We need to come to grips with what autism really is.
We still don’t know how many systems are vulnerable to the Shellshock bug, but it is likely in the millions.
If we want to communicate with other civilisations, it turns out that the laws of physics, the nature of interstellar space and a little common sense place surprisingly strict bounds on how this communication can take place.
If you share an on-line movie account with other people in your household, you probably receive some inappropriate recommendations. That may soon change.
Commuters in Africa, Europe and the US all follow the same fundamental pattern of travel between work and home, confirming a theory first suggested 20 years ago.
The blue LED might save more energy than just about any other technology.
Google is working on electronics-laden contact lenses to monitor glucose levels for diabetics. Welcome to the club.
Facebook says its ad targeting technology has irked its users and will be upgraded.