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Retailers can now use software to track one person across multiple surveillance cameras, possibly helping them improve store layouts.
The 2015 winner of the $500,000 Lemelson-MIT Prize, which honors outstanding midcareer inventors, discusses the urgent need for new R&D approaches that offer both scalable results and genuine impact.
Researchers dug through public records to uncover the true shape of cables at the heart of the U.S. Internet.
The online payments company hopes to make it easier to buy products on mobile devices via Twitter or partner apps.
The focus of research on fusion power has moved from big government programs to startups with novel designs.
In a world first, a machine plays chess by evaluating the board rather than using brute force to work out every possible move.
How a team of psychologists and scientists at Riot Games is unlocking the secret to eliminating abuse within an online video game.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
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