Background reading for the weekend: a gene-editing primer.
Image-based forgery is becoming more common not least because humans seem to be particularly vulnerable even to obvious fakes.
Another chance to catch the most interesting and important articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
A roundup of the best stories on computing from other sites, collected by Tom Simonite, MIT Technology Review’s San Francisco bureau chief.
Pebble’s newest smart watch is thin and light, which could make more people like me interested in buying one.
A roundup of the best stories on robotics and artificial intelligence from other sites, collected by Will Knight, MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for AI.
Astrophysicists speculate that “mirror” dark matter poses an entirely new form of radiation threat and could cause the mutations that lead to cancer.
Policymakers are fallible judges of the risk and return of technology investments.
Entertainment titan Disney seems to think that virtual reality is ready for the mass market.