Machines have shown some impressive flashes of intelligence in recent years. Do we need to start teaching them right from wrong?
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
The way scientific information diffuses through the knowledge economy is changing, and the first evidence from Wikipedia shows how.
Apps like Periscope will create a complex new relationship between broadcaster and audience.
The BabySeq project in Boston has begun collecting data to quantify the risks and benefits of DNA sequencing at birth.
Mobile chip company Qualcomm wants homes and businesses to set up their own open 4G hotspots just as they do Wi-Fi networks today.
Stanford researchers are building a light field stereoscope in hopes of making it easier to add realistic focus cues to virtual reality.
Advertisers are increasingly using technology that targets users across multiple devices, and it’s working.
Wow, that's a lot to cram into a music-streaming service.