Decentralised networks are naturally robust against certain types of attack. Now one mathematician says advanced geometry shows how to make them even more robust.
A super-secure place for sensitive data to mingle could free companies to get the benefits of sharing it without risking leaks.
Mapillary is trying to build a community-generated version of Google Street View.
RSA isn't the only computer security conference in San Francisco this week.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
By tracking an older person’s movements at home, a new wearable device could help predict serious changes in health.
An app called Audio Aware lets the hard of hearing and the distracted know when danger approaches.
Thanks to a leak of Syrian web censorship data, internet researchers have been able to analyse, for the first time, exactly what steps an authoritarian regime takes to restrict traffic.
Augmented reality hasn’t yet lived up to its promise, but it could catch on in situations where it makes employees more efficient.
The FCC wants to force ISPs to show whether delays are due to unavoidable congestion or created to extract fees from content providers.