Who cares about Satoshi Nakamoto? Someone else has made Bitcoin what it is and has the most power over its destiny.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
The NSA’s deputy director at the time of the Snowden leaks argues that it makes sense for the agency to simultaneously aim to compromise and improve online security.
Baidu is a fixture of online life in China, but it wants to become a global power. Can one of the world’s leading artificial intelligence researchers help it challenge Silicon Valley’s biggest companies?
Flexible displays haven’t been usable as touch screens, or durable—those problems have now been solved.
Microsoft researchers say simple hardware changes and machine learning techniques let a regular smartphone camera act as a depth sensor.
A survey of software libraries used in many companies’ products suggests we may see more incidents like the Heartbleed bug.
For $12,000, a company grafts a patient’s cancer into rodents and tests drugs on them.
Government hackers apparently went to work as Israel and Russia ramped up military action this year.
A novel material allows the use of fast-switching liquid crystals, opening the way to more efficient LCD designs.