This year’s Lemelson-MIT Prize winner discusses grassroots ways for boosting the number of women in technology and business.
If you have a question, you can ask Google or Bing or any number of online databases. Now robots have their own knowledge database
Automated bots can not only evade detection but also gather followers and become influential among various social groups, say computer scientists who have let their bots loose on Twitter.
One of the last bastions of human mastery over computers is about to fall to the relentless onslaught of machine learning algorithms.
Collaborative software development can be hugely successful or fail spectacularly. An analysis of the metadata associated with these projects is teasing apart the difference.
The world’s first electrostatically driven graphene speaker matches or outperforms commercially available earphones, say physicists.
Data mining the way we use words is revealing the linguistic earthquakes that constantly change our language.
A European team of physicists has demonstrated a device that can teleport quantum information to a solid-state quantum memory over telecom fiber, a crucial capability for any future quantum Internet.
Nobody knows what exploded over Siberia in 1908, but the discovery of the first fragments could finally solve the mystery.
Want to become a leading thinker? A new network analysis reveals the thinkers who most influence the rest of us and suggests ways to join this elite list