Computers threaten to widen the gap between the rich and poor. It's in everyone's interest to narrow it.
It's put-up time at Microsoft Research. Seven years after its founding, the lab has yet to make any real breakthroughs. Can a company built on others' creations start innovating?
Photonics: Breakthrough in optical telecommunications
Finance: Universities jump into the venture game
Education: Play two video games and call me in the morning