The cloud could suffer the same kind of collapses that plague the financial system, according to an analysis of the unrecognised risks of cloud computing.
Here come magazines weighing in at gigabytes.
The digitization of over five million books has created a huge dataset of cultural interest. Now researchers are beginning to tease it apart using powerful number-crunching techniques.
Software can solve video puzzles intended to prevent spam bots acting like humans.
Complexity scientists have made great strides in understanding the behaviour of single networks. Now they want to know what happens when networks become connected to each other
Unlike many Web pages, the traffic to some sites doesn't fall over time. A new model of Web traffic shows why.
Computer scientists have developed a simple algorithm that accurately guesses your hometown using the location information of photos uploaded to Flickr
Boot-to-Gecko could be great for developers, but will any hardware use it?
Can you trust writers who have a financial stake in the companies they cover?
Crowd-sourced funding site Kickstarter gains more clout as an iPhone dock and a video game are first to raise over $1M