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Attack On the Internet: Weak-Link Nanny Cams

Paul Rosenzweig, former deputy assistant secretary for policy in the Department of Homeland Security and founder of Red Branch Consulting, PLLC, talks about the October 21 attack on internet service in the U.S. that left millions without connectivity for hours.

October 26, 2016

AI Is Not out to Get Us

Hollywood’s dark vision of machines taking over belies how far AI is from meaningful reality—and what it will look like when it gets there

October 24, 2016 — Larry Greenemeier

Can We Open the Black Box of AI?

Artificial intelligence is everywhere. But before scientists trust it, they first need to understand how machines learn

October 5, 2016 — Davide Castelvecchi and Nature magazine

Nobel in Physics for Secrets of Exotic Matter

David J. Thouless, F. Duncan Haldane and J. Michael Kosterlitz split the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter. 

October 4, 2016 — Steve Mirsky

Who Cares about 5G Wireless?--You Will

The Internet of Things, streaming virtual reality and many other much-hyped technologies cannot exist without a complete rethinking of how mobile devices get online

September 22, 2016 — Elena Malykhina