The best way to build a global quantum internet will use containerships to carry qubits across the oceans, say physicists.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Last year, the news media reported on 195,000 disasters around the world. The ones you heard about depend crucially on your location.
Cryptography could keep electronic investigations under control.
How the news feed on Facebook decides what you get to see.
Want regulations to preserve the open Internet? Be careful what you wish for.
A computer-controlled text message service could direct Ebola cases to appropriate medical facilities and track the spread of the disease in the process--provided it can raise the necessary funding.
The best of the rest from the Physics arXiv preprint server.