Thanks to a leak of Syrian web censorship data, internet researchers have been able to analyse, for the first time, exactly what steps an authoritarian regime takes to restrict traffic.
Serious games are becoming increasingly popular, but the inability to generate realistic new content has hampered their progress. Until now.
At Mobile World Congress, Nokia marries an Android OS with Microsoft services; while Yotaphone adds full-touch E-Ink displays to dual-screen phone.
Samsung’s new Galaxy Gear smart watches will have longer battery lives in part thanks to the highly customized Tizen operating system.
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The new science of cities shows that suicide may be a more complex social phenomenon than previously thought, say computational anthropologists.
Facebook is paying much more for WhatsApp than it did for Instagram, but it’s getting more, too.
A factory that takes in raw materials and produces finished battery packs could lower costs for the most expensive part of an EV.