The human brain carries out many tasks at the same time, but how many? Now fMRI data has revealed just how parallel gray matter is.
A new tool brings simple encrypted messaging to any webmail or social networking site.
Google’s Nexus Player should appeal to those who want smarter TVs. But it will need to do much more to be the hub of all home entertainment.
An experiment involving a chip on a small drone shows how hardware modeled on the brain could provide useful intelligence.
A new way to access Facebook securely and anonymously via the “dark Web” could provide a model for other sites.
Scientists have discovered how to extract the template images that the human mind uses to recognise objects, such as balls, cars and people.
In the wake of cyberattacks on JPMorgan and other sophisticated companies, a computer security expert offers advice to those of us with far fewer resources.
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A weird device uses 3-D sensors and a projector to reimagine how computers and humans interface with the physical world.
Malware might use a voice synthesizer to bypass some security controllers, researchers say.