Most content on Facebook is shared a few times but some can be shared millions of times. Now computer scientists are beginning to understand the difference.
While network scientists have been poring over data from Twitter and Facebook, they’ve forgotten about Tumblr. Now they’ve begun to ask how this network differs from the rest.
The next generation of recommendation engines will use your location data to suggest music festivals, sporting events, and conferences you will want to attend.
Physicists have long known that entangled photons can make more precise measurements than independent ones. Now Japanese physicists have built a microscope that proves it.
Intelligent dust particles embedded in the brain could form an entirely new form of brain-machine interface, say engineers
The global network of links between the world’s airports looks robust but contains a hidden weakness that could lead to entire regions of the planet being cut off.
The best of the rest from the arXiv preprint server.
Having tackled Web-based file storage and e-mail, Dropbox is going after photos with the new Carousel app.
Comcast’s proposed $45 billion merger with Time Warner Cable is reminiscent of a 1990s-era plan for Internet dominance that Comcast then distrusted.
An Internet bug had massive potential security implications. But good luck getting information on whether any actual damage was done.