Route planner Citymapper experiments with its own bus service
The company is seriously considering a move into public transport.
LA fights soaring pedestrian deaths with an interactive map
The data aims to make the 450 miles where accidents occur most a lot safer.
Google is donating $11.5 million to racial justice causes
'We believe better data can be part of the solution.'
University offers course to help sniff out and refute 'bullshit'
Get the tools to show your "casually racist uncle ... why a claim is bullshit."
Google needs your help building better video analysis algorithms
It's offering up to $30,000 to the best teams.
In IBM's future, Watson will be your doctor
The supercomputer will crunch your medical images and your records to work out what's wrong with you.
ACLU sues US over law limiting data discrimination studies
The civil liberty group says that an anti-hacking law blocks research into algorithm-based racism and sexism.
Big data shows racial bias in police behavior
Stanford's data shows that Oakland police officers haven't treated everyone fairly.
Chicago turns to big data to predict gun and gang violence
But its potential for misuse is worrisome.