The elaborate records kept by the US Patent Office since 1790 are allowing researchers to study the nature of invention and how it has changed in 200 years.
MIT Technology Review and many other media outlets reported on our recent Digital Summit. Here are the highlights.
The key to smarter cities might not be technology, but the existence of dense central zones made for walking.
Can a computer algorithm reliably identify clothing combinations that will make you look good? Scientists at eBay's research labs are trying to find out.
Distributed Innovation and Creativity, Peer Production, and Commons in a Networked Economy
Codes we live by, laws we follow, and computers that move too fast to care.
Computer scientists, who have been monitoring the Bitcoin network since January 2013, cast doubt on MtGox's claim that its bitcoins were stolen by hackers.
Cloud storage company Box has 25 million users, large revenues, and larger losses.
How reporters tracked down a reclusive California physicist and programmer.
Knowledge banking for a hyper connected society.