Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
A Ford prototype and a Volvo user study show how carefully automated driving will be commercialized.
No disappearing messages yet, but it’s likely the competition has Instagram concerned.
By adding laser dyes to organic fibers, researchers have demonstrated a technique that should lead to textiles that lase at all visible frequencies.
Apple doesn’t allow other keyboards as default on the iPhone, but developers can add them to apps and Fleksy is egging them on.
It took a torrent of NSA revelations to spur major new technology efforts to make Internet communications more private and secure.
Routing gas around Europe using the same decentralised control techniques developed for the internet could reduce the way energy crises cascade, say network and complexity theorists.
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The fifth generation of mobile communications technology will see the end of the “cell” as the fundamental building block of communication networks.
The best of the rest from the arXiv preprint server.