Using Facebook and Twitter to track trouble on the streets of Tunisia.
Gutenberg's reward for the invention of the printing press was financial ruin, but others figured out a unique way to keep the printing business afloat
A combination of crowdsourcing and machine intelligence just found a lost treasure in the Magnum Photo archive, a technique that could have wide application
Product designers have always had to choose between additive processes such as 3D printing and subtractive processes like machining. Now they can have both
34 percent of Twitter users don't fill out the "location" field with accurate information, but a new algorithm can infer it from their tweets
Rich people. Very, very rich people.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week
America's standing in international rankings of internet speed resembles our performance in math and science education -- here's how that could finally change
The agency will fund projects aimed at speeding up synthetic biology, and creating new kinds of materials.
Coming this summer, cameras from Sony and Panasonic offer something like the D-SLR experience for well below D-SLR prices.