Mobile phones are great sources of data—but we must be careful about privacy.
Portable diagnostic tools could offer a better outlook for TB patients.
Strong regulations and improved public disclosure are needed.
If China wants an innovation-based economy, it will need to make political and institutional changes.
Look out, Periscope and Meerkat: Facebook’s latest move shows it is taking live-streaming very seriously.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
When DARPA ran a competition to find Twitter bots designed to influence online debates, it inspired a new generation of anti-bot strategies.
If you can’t negotiate, you can’t win. In this new online MIT Professional Education course, Entrepreneurial Negotiations: The MIT Way, Lawrence Susskind explores how to address four key factors to successfully manage entrepreneurial negotiations.
Physicists have worked out how to measure the magnetic fields generated by single nerves from outside the body and at room temperature.
Another chance to catch the most interesting and important articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.