To help make sense of the massive troves of data produced by people clicking around its website, the Times made a (very) nontraditional hire--Chris Wiggins, a biology researcher with a PhD in theoretical physics. If you can map the human genome, maybe you can even fix journalism.
The actor, musician, and entrepreneur fails hard and eventually succeeds (kind of) in a new documentary, Artifact, about his band Thirty Seconds To Mars's struggles in the music industry. Here's his collected wisdom on surviving a broken business.
As a Western alliance decides whether to intervene following the alleged chemical attack by the Syrian regime on its own citizens, the Syrian Electronic Army has been busy hacking the DNS of Twitter and the New York Times.