Why I hope kids in Ethiopia can teach the rest of us something profound about education.
The seeds of destruction for both iOS and Android app stores have already been sown – by none other than Google.
If you tweet about your life, a new algorithm can identify your most significant events and assemble them into an accurate life history, say the computer scientists who built it
The US Naval Surface Warfare Center has created an Android app that secretly records your environment and reconstructs it as a 3D virtual model for a malicious user to browse
When it comes to finding the perfect mate, people aren’t as fussy as they make out, say researchers studying behavior on online dating sites.
IBM researchers have developed an algorithm that predicts your home location using your last 200 tweets.
The ability to teleport photons through 100 kilometres of free space opens the way for satellite-based quantum communications, say researchers
The Internet of Things probably already influences your life. And if it doesn’t, it soon will, say computer scientists
Cheap, simple water filters made of plant xylem could dramatically reduce the incidence of water-borne diseases in places without access to clean drinking water, say engineers.
Researchers look at social media to understand how updates and “likes” differ between personality types.