Computer scientists have compared a vast dataset of Yellow Taxi fares in New York City against Uber prices for the first time.
A startup’s version of 3-D printing is faster and cheaper (and makes better objects).
Peter Thiel was the first large investor in Facebook. Now he’s turning his investing skills to biotechnology.
A startup with radical new battery technology gets a vote of confidence from an appliance maker.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv preprint server.
The network created by the results of teams playing each other can be ranked in the same way as websites, say computer scientists.
A miniature electrical propulsion system could let small satellites fly in formation for cheaper imaging.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
Gene-editing companies say research on altering the DNA of human reproductive cells is dangerous and unethical.