If computers think for themselves, should they have human rights?
The FDA ordered 23andMe to stop selling its health tests. But for the intrepid, genome knowledge is still available.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv preprint server.
A company called ClipCard will let you search all your cloud-based stuff at once, even if it’s stored in several places.
Apple's SIM card that lets you switch wireless carriers on the fly could lead to cheaper communications.
Urban "Fingerprints" Finally Reveal the Similarities (and Differences) Between American and European Cities
Travelers have long noticed that some American cities "feel" more European than others. Now physicists have discovered a way to measure the "fingerprint" of a city that captures this sense.
If large numbers of commercial drones are to take to the skies, they'll need an air traffic control system.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
Connected home devices such as thermostats, lamps, and blinds could be easier to manage if they responded to voice commands.
When software updates force a functional gadget into retirement, it can be hard to say goodbye.