Codes we live by, laws we follow, and computers that move too fast to care.
If I get a tablet, maybe I could shake my smartphone addiction.
Anecdotal reports suggest that autistic adults benefit from computer-based communication. Now the scientific evidence is building.
Most of the information on Wikipedia comes from a tiny proportion of users. Now social scientists are collecting data in a similar way, allowing participants to design surveys as they contribute.
Cryptography could keep electronic investigations under control.
The Singularity Summit approaches this weekend in New York. But the Microsoft cofounder and a colleague say the singularity itself is a long way off.
Oxford researchers say that 45 percent of America’s occupations will be automated within the next 20 years.
If you’ve ever struggled to make sense of an information firehose, perhaps a 3-D printed model could help.
Vortices in the South Atlantic are mathematically equivalent to black holes, say physicists, an idea that could lead to new ways of understanding how currents transport oil and garbage across oceans
Conventional batteries take so long to charge that they cannot efficiently store braking energy. Graphene supercapacitors store almost as much but charge in just 16 seconds.