By successfully returning one of its rockets to Earth, SpaceX has shown a way to revolutionize the space industry.
IBM might be overhyping the AI engine that beat humans on Jeopardy! But it would take a superhuman effort to overcome the huge challenges facing the company.
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Eric Lander of the Broad Institute writes a history of a gene-editing technique that may be seen as partial to one side of a patent dispute.
A roundup of the best stories on computing from other sites, collected by Tom Simonite, MIT Technology Review’s San Francisco bureau chief.
Political speeches are often written for politicians by trusted aides and confidantes. Could an AI algorithm do as well?
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The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv this week.
Prototype car safety systems are learning to watch the driver, as well as the road ahead, to predict future maneuvers more than three seconds before a driver makes them.