A new approach to tesselations allows any artist to create Escher-like images
Our existing information technology infrastructure is surprisingly robust, at least for now. But what's left if something really big happens?
Startups are incorporating games and social networking into new self-tracking technologies.
The world's leading social network may see RockMelt as a way into the browser market.
A new technique could reduce friction with the mere flick of a switch, say physicists
Though pricier than regular models, unlocked phones—not to be confused with jailbroken ones—will be a boon to the world traveler.
Nest Labs is a startup in deep stealth that is deploying the world's best user interface designers against the world's most boring enterprise: saving energy
Abstract artists are only 4 per cent better than child artists, according to a controversial new way of evaluating paintings
As social replaces search, humans show their superior ability to defeat the web's spammers and disinformation
A mathematical analysis of golf ball trajectories along a flat gradient reveals a new and simple strategy for judging the perfect putt