The internet developed as a place for open collaboration; there are technical limits on its transformation into a commercial marketplace.
The extent to which mobile phones can support and sustain real improvement in young lives is depressingly finite unless significant interventions occur.
The low share of women revealed in this data is problematic for two reasons: a lack of diversity, and what it shows about women's participation in the social network of informal collaboration.
How do internet companies decide which network traffic to slow down and which to charge against users' data plans? And what can we learn about net neutrality from the answers?
A new data management system can give emergency responders a fast lane on the internet to help speed rescue efforts after a disaster.
When attempting to network, people face social and spatial barriers.
What do these new places tell us about the transformations of our professional, social and political world? And how to turn them into springboards for territorial development?
Schools that have supportive strategies in place can offer buffers. They can promote positive outcomes -- for pupils and teachers.
When planning major infrastructure investments, it's important to know which road, freight and information networks are most important – and which proposals might make things worse, not better.
The new Internet of Things has the potential to compensate for Africa's legacies of underdevelopment.
Cyberdetectives look for digital doors or windows left unlocked, find electronic footprints in the dirt and examine malicious software for clues about who broke in, what they took and why.
Spending lots of time on the internet might be good for getting what you want in the short term but it might not work in the long term.
Having a nationwide firewall means trusting the same people who spy on communications.
An open-plan office is not all it's cracked up to be but the alternative, segmented spaces, has its downsides as well.
Those closest to you might not be able to get you back on your feet.
New research has found the firmware that runs most broadband routers is years out of date and riddled with potential security holes.
Big data is about processing large amounts of data. It is often associated with multiplicities of data. But the ability to generate data outpaces the ability to store it.
Internet connectivity via your lightbulb? It's already possible with LED lights that can enlighten as well as lighten.
While gender inequality is a pervasive problem in academia, there is a home in universities for women right now. Here's how to make it a happy one.
Why should BT be required to provide a telephone service no one wants or needs?