Cutting-edge technologies from drones to data collected by taxi drivers – are becoming key weapons in the global battle to improve land rights and fight poverty, experts said on Monday.
The enemy drone whined in the distance. The Interceptor, a drone-hunting machine from Silicon Valley startup Airspace Systems, slinked off its launch pad and dashed away in hot pursuit.
Google painted a bleak picture of cybersecurity trends Monday, saying the number of websites hacked rose 32 percent last year, with little relief in sight.
Global warming has boosted the frequency and severity of deadly air pollution peaks in northern China, scientists said Monday.
Samsung announced Monday that a voice-powered digital assistant named “Bixby” will debut with a flagship Galaxy S8 smartphone set to be unveiled by the South Korean consumer electronics giant.
Seven decades ago, the young Jewish diarist Anne Frank is unlikely to have imagined that her story would be kept alive for new generations via a computer-generated bot.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc, known for advising the world’s richest and most powerful, is building a so-called robo-adviser geared to mass affluent customers, according to a job listing posted Monday on the bank’s website. Continue reading Goldman building robo-adviser to give investment advice to the masses
The enemy drone whined in the distance. The Interceptor, a drone-hunting machine from Silicon Valley startup Airspace Systems, slinked off its launch pad and dashed away in hot pursuit. Continue reading Drone-catchers emerge on a new aerial frontier
Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and their collaborators have designed a microfluidic device they call a “tree-on-a-chip” which mimics the pumping mechanism of trees and plants. Continue reading ‘Tree-on-a-chip’ can passively pump water for days
US-based aerospace company SpaceX is working with NASA to identify landing spots on Mars for its spacecraft. Continue reading SpaceX studying landing spots on Mars with NASA