Computer scientists are already devising strategies for neutralizing the next generation of malicious botnets .
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Computer scientists have developed a set of Android-based tools that turn games like Pac-Man into street-based chase games.
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The way galaxies evolve from variations in matter density in the early universe is mathematically equivalent to the way cities grow from changes in population density on Earth, say cosmologists.
A September video explains why Google hopes someone with experience in jewelry design and fashion can turn Google Glass into a product.
Computer scientists have devised a way to make conventional memory discs 99.999 per cent reliable over a 4-year lifespan.
A $1 billion deal for tests that can steer patients to the right drug.
Materials scientists have discovered how to make black phosphorus nanosheets in large amounts, heralding a new era of nanoelectronic devices.