The extraterrestrials in author Mercurio D. Rivera's 'The Love War' have a soft spot for humanity.
Xbox hacking, LinkedIn bugs, and more security news this week.
In new computer experiments, artificial-intelligence algorithms can tell the future of chaotic systems.
A heat-seeking view of the world could provide one more way for robo-cars to stay out of danger.
Have you noticed patterns in those ephemeral, six-digit tokens? There's a reason for that.
In suing Russia, the Trump campaign, and others over the hack of its systems in 2016, the Democratic National Committee has also filled in important timeline details.
The new Blueprints tool makes it easy for anyone to build custom skills for Alexa.
This week, we discuss our personal relationships with our most beloved gadgets.
HBO's futuristic thriller has a whole lot of explaining to do.
One of the best flagship phones of 2017 just got a massive price cut.
Kensuke Koike adds nothing and takes away nothing from the portraits he alters—just rearranges the parts.
Selfies may not be cool anymore, but their spirit lives on—just as it always has.
The treatment was fast-tracked for approval, and the first person to use the drug in the US was our writer's son.
A report from the National Association of Scholars takes on the reproducibility crisis in science. Not everyone views the group’s motives as pure.
Opinion: Citizens may object to their social media posts being mined by law enforcement, but the practice can keep the public safe.
Plus: Electric scooters invade American cities and Lyft goes after its carbon emissions.
This week, the precision and thunder of artistic exceptionalism were on full display. So were critics.
Facebook is ubiquitous, yes—but we shouldn't put it on the same regulatory plane as telecom giants.
Detecting an insidious physical attack on your MacBook may often be as simple as alerting you when its lid opens.
On a new health portal, 23andMe encourages customers to share how they manage common health conditions. It’s not hard to see who gets the better side of the deal.