A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
IBM is combining different AI techniques, including deep learning, in the commercial version of Watson.
In its highest-profile application yet, Bitcoin’s public transaction record will help startups keep track of shares and shareholders.
Neurobiologists have shown that brain signals from multiple animals can be combined to perform certain tasks better than a single brain.
Publishers like the New York Times should be having an existential crisis over Facebook’s instant articles. Instead they’re embracing them.
New research showing dismal results for energy efficiency in homes highlights the need for performance-based measures.
Bullet time has always been the preserve of high-budget movies, but now anyone can create films like this using collaborative photography techniques on their smartphones.
The East African country of Uganda hopes to establish an automotive industry to boost its economy and provide employment for its young, fast-growing population.
Applying the theory of disruptive innovation to Tesla is not as simple as it seems.
Amazon’s newest warehouse is testing the limits of automation and human-machine collaboration.