Microsoft researchers say simple hardware changes and machine learning techniques let a regular smartphone camera act as a depth sensor.
A survey of software libraries used in many companies’ products suggests we may see more incidents like the Heartbleed bug.
He watched his brother die from a cancer that no drug could cure. Now one of the world’s most renowned cancer researchers says it’s time for Plan B.
Quarantine for Cyberbullies: The Latest Strategy in the Fight Against Offensive Social Media Content
If people post offensive content, cutting off their contact to the network can prevent their messages from spreading, say network theorists.
For $12,000, a company grafts a patient’s cancer into rodents and tests drugs on them.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv preprint server.
Government hackers apparently went to work as Israel and Russia ramped up military action this year.
A novel material allows the use of fast-switching liquid crystals, opening the way to more efficient LCD designs.
Take a short, single strand of DNA, zap it with terahertz waves and watch how it vibrates. Voila, a machine that can detect DNA sequences.
The dodo bird has become a metaphor for extinction. A one-meter-tall, pigeonlike, flightless bird native to the island of Mauritius, the dodo died out in the late 1600s because Dutch settlers relied on them for food and brought in alien species that killed the ground-laying bird’s young. In healthcare, what will “go the way of the dodo”?