Programming languages shape the way their users think—which helps explain how tech startups work and why they are able to reinvent themselves.
It might be possible to create a burger that helps the environment and improves your health. But will it taste good enough to win over the masses?
Researchers are teasing apart the complex set of links between the virality of a Web story and the emotions it generates.
Robots will use the latest computer-vision and machine-learning algorithms to try to perform the work done by humans in vast fulfillment centers.
Two rock musicians find flaws—and hope—in a book that suggests how artists can earn a decent living even after free online access to music has ravaged the business.
Studying the pre-Islamic State tweets of people who end up backing the organization paints a revealing picture of how support emerges, say computer scientists.
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Lawyers are testing arguments and evidence online.
Inspired by trials that used text messages to change behaviors, a U.K. charity tested whether it could persuade HIV-positive people to attend their appointments.
The next generation of online recommendation engines is less obvious, but more pervasive.