Alex Muller

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The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>2.</b>Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban will meet European leaders in Brussels to discuss the migrant crisis, as thousands of migrants trying to get to Germany remain stranded outside Budapest's main railway station.<p><b>3.</b> The US is monitoring five Chinese military vessels off the coast of Alaska, the …

International Monetary Fund

Millions Affected By The U.S. Government Hack Haven't Been Told Yet

The DoD will inform them "later this month."<p>WASHINGTON — The U.S. government has not yet notified any of the 21.5 million federal employees and contractors whose security clearance data was hacked more than three months ago, officials acknowledged on Tuesday.<p>The agency whose data was hacked, the …

Automobile Hacking: The Downside of Self-Driving Cars

<i>CO-AUTHORED BY THEODORE ANDREW LEE</i><p>Automobile technology is evolving quickly. The features people take for granted today, such as automatic transmission, windshield wipers, airbags, cruise control, and backup cameras, for example, all began as revolutionary ideas and changes. The automobile industry …

How to make a $9 supercomputer

The year was 1999, the tech world was in the grip of the 'Y2K bug' and two computer chip makers were going at it, hammer and tongs, in the race to be …

Raspberry Pi

Artificial Intelligence And Human Emotion: Why The 'Frampton Test' Matters

Forget the Turing and Lovelace tests on artificial intelligence: I want to see a robot pass the Frampton Test. Let me explain why rock legend Peter …

Berkeley’s Preschool for Robots

This Preschool Is for Robots<p>Want machines to learn the way human toddlers do? You need a “classroom” equipped with Lego blocks and plenty of …

Robots Lay Three Times as Many Bricks as Construction Workers - MIT Technology Review

Construction workers on some sites are getting new, non-union help. SAM – short for semi-automated mason – is a robotic bricklayer being used to …

Robotics

The Rugged 4K Quadcopter That Fits Inside Your Backpack

Move over, Phantom...<p>Adventuring just got more epic with the launch of Vantage Robotics' new flying camera, Snap. Because of its lightweight engineering (Snap weighs 1.1lbs and fits into a backpack), it allows you to capture aerial video easily. Easily controlled by your smartphone, it's the kind …

AI Robot Learns Words In Real Time & Tells Human Creators It Will Keep Them In A “People Zoo”

Are C-Sections Altering Human Evolution?<p>Published<p>3 days ago<p>on<p>July 30, 2018<p>In Brief<p>The Facts:<p>The number of babies being born by C-section is …

Steve Jobs narrates this awesome drone footage of Apple’s ‘spaceship’

Apple’s eagerly-anticipated $5 billion “spaceship” Apple campus is coming along nicely, according to a new drone video shot by Silicon Valley-based photographer/videographer Duncan Sinfield.<p>Using a DJI Inspire 1 drone to fly over the construction site, Sinfield’s skilfully-edited video not only …

Drones

WATCH: Drone Catches Fish

On Monday, Derek Klingenberg—a farmer in Kansas, according to <i>Popular Mechanics</i>—pulled a bluegill out of his pond by baiting a fishing line attached to a DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter, <i>Popular Science</i> reported. Klingenberg told <i>Popular Science</i> that he used a fake worm as bait, and it took about 10 minutes …

Real Madrid Transfer News: David De Gea Due Compensation Deal, Top Rumours

After the club failed to purchase the Spain international from Manchester United on transfer deadline day, Real Madrid will be forced to pay David De Gea a huge compensation sum if the goalkeeper signs for the club on a free next year.<p>Pete Jenson, Adam Crafton and Chris Wheeler of MailOnline …

Anthony Martial says family are nervous about him joining Manchester United for £36m fee

World's most expensive teenager reveals concerns over magnitude of fee but says he is focused on proving his worth<p>Anthony Martial has revealed that his family are ‘nervous’ about the £36m transfer fee that has made him the world’s most expensive teenager following his deadline day move from Monaco …

Javier Mascherano: I Would Hate to Be Lionel Messi, Given Criticism He Receives

Javier Mascherano says that despite the profile and success that his Barcelona and Argentina team-mate Lionel Messi enjoys, he would hate to be him, given the criticism he has to suffer.<p>Spanish newspaper <i>Sport</i> quotes the Argentinian in an interview with TyCSports, as the team still face questions …

Haji Wright, the young star who chose New York Cosmos over MLS and Europe

The talented forward has helped boost the profile of the NASL while learning from the likes of Raul