A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Next time you need to choose, why not let a photon make the decision instead?
Cyberattacks are on the increase, and one cybersecurity researcher is on a mission to document them all.
Smash carbon footballs into a surface at supersonic speeds and they unzip to form graphene, according to materials scientists, who say the technique could revolutionize the use of this wonder material.
Every sporting event tells a story. Now the first computational analysis of “game stories” suggests that future sports could be designed to prefer certain kinds of stories over others.
Matching an infrared image of a face to its visible light counterpart is a difficult task, but one that deep neural networks are now coming to grips with.
The secret to making profitable movies will amaze you. (Spoiler: it’s not hiring top box office stars.)
Picking the most creative paintings is a network problem akin to finding super spreaders of disease. That’s allowed a machine to pick out the most creative paintings in history.
Machine learning gets its first cheating scandal.
A group of leading technologists, economists, and investors propose a new approach to help us adapt to new technologies.