The way software agents interact on the Web is poorly understood. Now evidence shows that they fight each other for years.
Tech companies and Internet policy experts urge Congress not to give in to erroneous arguments about Internet oversight.
This week’s most thought-provoking papers from the Physics arXiv.
The high price of broadband in the U.S. plays a big role in keeping people offline.
New York City’s street-corner Internet plans are being curtailed because people are abusing the service.
Nobody understands why deep neural networks are so good at solving complex problems. Now physicists say the secret is buried in the laws of physics.
When hackers expose flaws in products, a company’s share price can fall, and traders are getting wise to the pattern.
The No. 2 executive at Microsoft is fighting the U.S. government in a series of cases that will shape online privacy—and the cloud business.
Keeping your enemies offline can cripple their chances of overthrowing you.
One hypothesis suggests that extraterrestrials haven’t contacted Earth because they’re ignoring us. Now astronomers have simulated how difficult that would be to do.