Nobody agrees on how to define a city. But the emergence of "natural cities" from social media data sets may change that, say computational geographers.
On its tenth birthday, Facebook offers users a data-driven trip down memory lane.
Being able to easily link to content inside mobile apps could make them easier to use and also boost the mobile ad industry.
A European team of physicists has demonstrated a device that can teleport quantum information to a solid-state quantum memory over telecom fiber, a crucial capability for any future quantum Internet.
Facebook’s new Paper app for iPhone shows that the company can offer more than just a place to keep up with friends.
Naming the company whose poorly secured data is being used to attack Yahoo Mail accounts could improve online security.
Facebook's latest app may convince me to spend more time using Facebook on my iPhone.
A roundup of the most interesting stories from other sites, collected by the staff at MIT Technology Review.
Friend-finding app SocialRadar is starting on the iPhone but has its sights set on Google Glass.
When it comes to finding the perfect mate, people aren't as fussy as they make out, say researchers studying behavior on online dating sites.