Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
An Obama initiative seeks to channel a torrent of gene information into treatments for cancer, other diseases.
Capital and engineering talent have been flocking to seemingly trivial mobile apps. But would we really be better off if more startups instead went directly after big problems?
The first network analysis of the entire body of European Community legislation reveals the pattern of links between laws and their resilience to change.
Monitoring the usual behavior of Internet-connected devices could make it possible to detect malicious activity.
An experimental browser shows how peer-to-peer technology can serve up entire websites, not just individual files.
New micro-satellite technology is enabling satellite Internet services that could reach billions of new users.
After great success in East Africa, mobile-phone wallet M-Pesa hit some bumps in South Africa.
Payment apps are all the rage. But how well do they work?