Damian Siniakowicz

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How Sweden became the startup capital of Europe

Stockholm is the second most prolific tech hub in the world on a per capita basis, behind Silicon Valley. How did that happen and where does it go from here?<p>When Apple, the Silicon Valley veteran that revolutionised the music industry by unbundling the physical album and allowing individual digital …

World Economic Forum

Watch this drone herd sheep like a sheepdog

Drones have many potential uses, from entertainment and news to spying and snooping. As they become increasingly more affordable, humans are only going to find more ways to leverage them, like to replace dogs.<p>More specifically, sheep farmer Paul Brennan has figured how to use a drone to do a …

The real 'Terminator?' Chinese scientists create liquid metal machine

It’s the rise of the machines – a Chinese research team has developed shape-shifting, liquid metal machines. No, this isn’t the idea for a new “Terminator” sequel. Scientists from both the Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry at the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Tsinghua University’s …

Indian Government Enacts Policy to Only Use Open-source Apps

The Indian government announced a policy yesterday that makes it mandatory to use open-source software in building apps and services, in an effort to “ensure efficiency, transparency and reliability of such services at affordable costs.”<p>The new policy [PDF] states that all government organizations …

Government (India)

The Shut-In Economy

In the new world of on-demand everything, you’re either pampered, isolated royalty — or you’re a 21st century servant.<p><b>By Lauren Smiley</b><p><b>Angel the</b> …

San Francisco

Telstra will let you buy your metadata amid rising data retention concerns

In a move to coincide with the Australian government's controversial data retention plans, telecommunications giant Telstra will give users an …

Scientists Can Now Read Your Memories

Researchers have mapped rats’ memories, and humans could be next.<p>Scientists may have cracked the code of memories by successfully tracing how they …

The Brain