Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group is employing ‘Nao’, a multilingual 5.4-kg robot, who will begin work in a branch in April Japan’s biggest bank is preparing to unveil robot employees with a human touch.
Although Amazon was first to propose drone delivery tests, Alibaba, China’s biggest retailer, beat the company to the punch. Tech in Asia reports the trial will last three days, limited to specific areas
As reported by TechCrunch, it underscores just how successful the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus has been for Apple. The Cupertino company has enjoyed record-breaking success off of the larger-screen smartphone,
Got confidential information? Snapchat isn't safe. Email isn't safe. Phone calls aren’t even safe. But there’s now a way to send confidential text messages, photos and documents without fear of the dreaded
Sports clothing manufacturer buys popular calorie and activity tracking apps creating the ‘world’s largest digital health and fitness community’ Sports clothing manufacturer Under Armour has purchased
And there it is; the death knell we all knew would ring out eventually. RadioShack has officially filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Once a home base to the radio/homebrew/DIY geeks of the world, RadioShack
With Ford’s recent decision to expand its presence in Palo Alto, Calif., – from 20 today to 125 researchers, engineers and scientists by year’s end – the 111-year-old car company will have one of the automotive
Yes, dear readers, the rumors are true: Canon has two new flagship DSLR cameras. Enter the 5Ds and 5Ds R, each packing a massive 50.6-megapixel full-frame sensor -- which, at first glance, is clearly specification
In Kansas City startups are growing, cable companies are catching up, but the digital divide is as wide as ever. Three summers ago, it was everywhere: An old-fashioned ice cream truck with peppy, electronic
Apple’s shares are down about 1% to $119 while the overall stock market is down about 0.4%. There is an article on 9to5Mac that has data from KGI Research’s Apple analyst Ming Chi-Kuo (who is quite good)
Drunk crash landings are the least of our problems Here's a hypothetical matchup for you. A column of tanks covered in thick armor, capable of firing many bullets of both large and small caliber. On the
Technological advances continue to amaze me on a daily basis. From the latest and greatest apps that help you navigate streets while avoiding traffic and speed traps to the constant evolution of the ways
This is how we know Black lives do not matter to the law. Or at least not nearly enough. Eric Garner's death now joins the litany of unarmed Black men who have died without any accounting at the hands
Bill O'Reilly got in a heated argument with hip-hop pioneer Russell Simmons Wednesday night over the recent decisions by grand juries in the United States not to indict white police officers for the killings
A team of researchers in Australia have created a way to capture sun typically lost, resulting in more efficient solar panels. (Photo Credit: © codrin / Fotolia) Researchers in Australia have created way
For the rest of the Forbes 2015 Investment Guide, click here. Are you nearing retirement and fretting about what income you can pull out of your IRA? We have a recipe for you. It’s a way of converting
Three decades ago, our writer sounded the alarm about sexual assaults at UVA. Now he has a new plan Over the past weeks, as I’ve followed the escalation and then implosion of Rolling Stone’s blockbuster
Build more shoulder and core strength by flipping the script on this standard upper-body exercise Increasing the amount of weight you use to perform the overhead press is one way to challenge your muscles.
"Text neck," the posture formed by leaning over a cellphone while reading and texting, is a big problem, according to the author of a newly published study in the National Library of Medicine. Kenneth
Twenty or thirty years ago, you couldn’t start your own business anywhere in the world with just a couple clicks of a mouse. To work, you had to show up at an office because that was where your typewriter
Redesign your upper body with this brand-new, 3-move circuit It takes more than a steady diet of presses and curls to reach your full potential for size and strength. "You need to challenge your upper-body
Grownups get mad at kids for making messes, but nobody makes bigger messes than grownups. Most things are complicated. • Most people are complicated. • Sooner or later, you have to learn to be assertive.
The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick. The dangers of low interest rate tunnel vision Low mortgage rates