A new report suggests that a data-driven tool meant to reduce gun violence was ignored by police and, in a few cases, may have been misused.
Ford, Uber, and BMW promise fully self-driving cars in five years—but they will probably only work in very limited areas.
This week’s most thought-provoking papers from the Physics arXiv.
Your mental health is reflected in the images you choose to post on social media, say researchers who have trained a machine to spot depression on Instagram.
As demand for its rooftop solar panels slows, SolarCity cuts costs and seeks a fundamentally new strategy.
Maintaining the secrecy of ballots returned via the Internet is “technologically impossible,” according to a new report.
A new technique called MAP-seq uses RNA bar codes to quickly and cheaply chart connections between brain cells.
Analysis of the software tools made available by the Shadow Brokers suggests that they’re the real deal.
Cars could soon be crisscrossing in front of one another while barely slowing down.
The batteries should last twice as long as comparably sized rivals.