How a Web Design Company Crowdfunded Millions and Completely Disappeared
The Grid suddenly locked customers out of their websites and went silent for a year. Now, the CEO says he was naive. "I can imagine there's a few people who are pissed off."
Scientists Are Generating Virtual Universes to Study Strange Gigantic Structures
'Dark Emulator' churns out virtual universes in seconds, so scientists can probe mysterious large-scale dark matter structures that may be key to galaxy formation.
Smart CCTV Networks Are Driving an AI-Powered Apartheid in South Africa
In one of the world’s most racially divided countries, a company called Vumacam is building a nationwide surveillance network that scrutinises peoples' movements for "unusual behaviour".
How China’s Food Industry Became a Tech Battleground
Search engine operator Baidu and Tencent, the company behind WeChat, already dominate China’s tech world. Now, they have their sights set on robot restaurants and food delivery.