The Medieval Warfare on the Grid project is akin to applying the simulation game Sid Meier's Civilization to real questions of history.
'Fuzzy hashing' was invented to flag spam emails, but has found application in everything from malware detection to genome sequence alignment
Bill Atkinson invented everything from the menu bar to hypercard--the program that inspired the first wiki.
'Dating sims' are coming to the U.S. in some form or another--why not on a social network?
An Orion spacecraft, an artificial intelligence rocket, and a new multi-mission approach to exploration.
Half of us rely on friends to help us find new music. Orpheus Media Research aims to change that.
Normally, requests are sent from Web browsers to the nearest data center. But what if they were sent to the one currently paying the least for electricity?
A computer scientist discovers a scam that skims such a tiny amount from so many sources that no one has much incentive to shut it down.
Now that jammers are cheap and potentially ubiquitous, how do Tomahawk missiles stay on course?
In the U.S., the only things standing between democracy and election fraud are a few pieces of adhesive tape.