A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
The first major conference for the digital currency suggests it is gaining legitimacy, but in a manner disappointing to some early enthusiasts.
Can cultural factors be more important than censorship in shaping Chinese surfing habits? Two researchers argue that a new study of the way global websites cluster together supports this idea.
A techie’s San Francisco home has its own Twitter feed. Will yours be next?
Glass apps will require people to create new content filters. Maybe that’s just a losing battle.
Micro-display LED tech could light up the next generation of face-wearable gadgets.
A month after the release of Home, Facebook is working to answer criticisms with improvements.
Platforms that combine networking with user interfaces will help companies test post-PC ideas.
Mobile network speeds in urban areas could dramatically increase if consumers connected small, public base stations to their home broadband.
Twitter #music, EQuala, and Piki help you share and discover new music with friends, but they’re not all winners.