Facebook scientists figure out how to identify your romantic partner or best friend from among your connections.
A test of high-bandwidth optical communications from lunar orbiter to Earth stations succeeds.
Noise maps are notoriously time-consuming and expensive to make. Unless you crowdsource the data from smartphones, say Australian engineers.
Twitter could make money by replaying TV content people tweet about, with ads.
Twitter is losing money and is much smaller than Facebook, so new technology is more important than ever.
With technology comes power. Shouldn’t MIT teach students how to use it responsibly?
As IBM launches research collaboration with four universities and institutes, it shows how Watson can build recipes.
Ever puzzled over an incomprehensible acronym? Help is at hand thanks to the work of European researchers who say their acronym recognition algorithm works in 22 languages and should work in others too
A new United Nations report predicts the number of mobile subscriptions will exceed the global population next year.
To translate one language into another, find the linear transformation that maps one to the other. Simple, say a team of Google engineers