Learn how green computer technology, electronics recycling and green IT are saving the planet one byte at a time.
A simple new game featuring picky polygons illustrates how even a slight bias can create racially segregated neighborhoods. Go ahead, just try to make these squares and triangles happy.
AI machines could stop wars and eradicate diseases. Of course, they could also destroy all of humanity in a blink of an eye.
Who edits Wikipedia can have a significant impact on the types of topics that receive thorough entries and how the topics are categorized on the site.
Artificial intelligence experts believe such fears to be overblown, especially since such machines are a long way from existing, let alone being capable of wiping out humanity.
New breed of supercomputers can compute at more than 5 times the speed of previous models, and could be a boon to research.
The president lacks direct authority over the FCC but can use the bully pulpit to influence decisions.
The number of updates you make a day, how often you use the 'like' button and even your photo album organization can tell your Facebook friends a lot about you.
A fascinating interactive map shows the recent proliferation of underwater cable networks.
Study finds that the level of immersion matters when it comes to feelings of aggression.
Understanding how emotions and typing are connected could help online learning and counseling.
The latest breakthrough in quantum computing can be achieved using a silicon chip — the same materials that are used in conventional computers.
From lolspeak and hashtags to GIFS and 'all the feels,' the Web provides linguists with a unique opportunity to study the evolution of language.
Massachusetts prep school trains students in technological skills for the 21st century and beyond.
It takes a certain type of (horrible) person to start arguments among strangers, and all those inflammatory comments won't just make you angry — they can influence your beliefs.
'Rise of the Hackers' exposes our vulnerability to computer crime and the best ways to curb it.
New York Times contributor blogs about cars and other interesting ways of getting around.