Facebook’s popular messaging app was shut down by a judge in Brazil after improved encryption irked investigators.
Data-capital tools are available to established companies and startups alike. The real trick: Determining which business activities generate the most valuable data.
The identity of Bitcoin’s mysterious creator won’t matter much if the cryptocurrency remains permanently fractured.
A selection of the most interesting and intriguing arXiv papers from the past week.
Another chance to catch the most interesting, and important, articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
Google’s founders chose not to pen the company’s annual letter for the first time in 12 years, leaving investors in the dark about Alphabet’s moon shot strategies.
Don’t bet against SpaceX’s ability to land a capsule on Mars. But colonization probably remains further off than it seems.
The technology already exists to give third-party apps and devices access to cable content. The question is whether the cable companies will support it.
A company that powers two million websites is switching on a major upgrade to the protocol that underpins the Web.
Apple wants to make more money from cloud services—an area it doesn’t traditionally excel in that has many competitors.