If virtual reality is going to be truly immersive, holding a game controller could be distracting. Companies will instead try to let you control the action with your eyes, head, or fingers.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
New figures show that U.S. broadband access is improving, but only for some.
Halting the explosive spread of Zika means waging war with mosquitoes. There are several ways, old and new, to win that war.
A researcher made 300 purchases of fake luxury goods online and found that 97 percent were handled by China’s largest three banks.
Twitter is struggling to grow, its executives are leaving in droves, and now Facebook looks to be muscling in on its turf.
Another chance to catch the most interesting and important articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
People who worry that we’re on course to invent dangerously intelligent machines are misunderstanding the state of computer science.
Look out, Periscope and Meerkat: Facebook’s latest move shows it is taking live-streaming very seriously.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.