Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That's the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.
The next generation of recommendation engines will use your location data to suggest music festivals, sporting events, and conferences you will want to attend.
If the NSA did have the keys to the backdoor in a random number generator it could break some encryption without trouble.
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While network scientists have been poring over data from Twitter and Facebook, they've forgotten about Tumblr. Now they've begun to ask how this network differs from the rest.
Titanium sheets and additional aluminum deflect or block road debris, better protecting the lithium ion battery in the Model S.
Earth-bound challenges will determine the success of Facebook and Google's plans to use balloons, drones and satellites to spread Internet access.
Designer changes in the first artificial yeast chromosome could help advance synthetic biology.