If stars can vibrate like bells, why not use them in a musical composition?
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
Pairing smartphones is much trickier than it needs to be, say computer scientists, who have developed a quicker way.
A new way of analyzing disagreement on social media reveals that arguments in the Twittersphere look like fireworks.
Google’s new translation app puts simulated neurons on your phone—a technique that could make future gadgets much smarter.
Answers on the Web vary from a few thousand meters to 48 kilometers. Now a pair of physicists have carried out an experiment to find out.
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.
Google compromised the security of its Android operating system by giving up the ability to push out security patches.
When it comes to robotic flocks, do you control each machine individually or the entire swarm overall? A new programming language allows both.