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Apple supplier Foxconn replaces 60,000 humans with robots in China

The first wave of robots taking over human jobs is upon us.<p>Apple Inc. AAPL, +0.71% supplier Foxconn Technology Co. 2354, -0.27% has replaced 60,000 …

Chinese entrepreneurs bring their one-person craft, which is controlled by tablet and capable of flying 60mph, to the annual technology convention<p>A Chinese company claimed a world first on Wednesday by unveiling a drone capable of carrying a human passenger.<p>Guangzhou-based Ehang Inc pulled the …

Drones

Hackers shut down power grid in Ukraine

Malware is no longer reserved for the millions of consumer PCs all over the world -- it's now used in corporate espionage, as tool to disrupt the infrastructure of entire countries. It's been revealed that just on December 23rd, attackers were successfully able to infect computers belonging to the …

Cybersecurity

Social skills are your only hope of beating the robots

Reuters/Thomas Peter<p>If you don't want to be replaced by a robot at work, you may want to hone in your social skills.<p>As more jobs are lost to …

Japanese scientists create super-strong glass, but don't call it 'unbreakable'

Rumors of a truly unbreakable glass breakthrough are greatly exaggerated.<p>In late October, scientists in Japan revealed that they had successfully …

Gorilla Glass

NFL report is too easy on Patriot cheaters

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Wells Report got it wrong.<p>After nearly four months of investigations, the report finds it "more probable than not" that the New England Patriots deliberately deflated the balls in the AFC championship game and that star quarterback Tom Brady was "generally aware" of the cheating.<p>The …

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Citroen's hybrid concept car gets 115 mpg from thin air (hands-on)

With the Cactus Airflow 2L, Citroen thinks it's found a way to bring the cost of hybrid technology down to earth using nothing but air. Based on a production Cactus model, the natty, low-roofed concept car has a unique hybrid compressed air/gas engine at its core. In a regular hybrid, batteries …

Tomorrow Daily 056: A robot pilot, a saltwater-powered car and a DIY Raspberry Pi laptop

Raspberry Pi

Your Animated Guide To The Kama Sutra Alphabet

French illustrator Malika Favrewas commissioned by Penguin Books to illustrate the cover of the Kama Sutra: (Classics Deluxe Edition).<p>But rather than …

6 More Stores Attacked By Same Hack As Target: Firm

BOSTON (Reuters) - A cybercrime firm says it has uncovered at least six ongoing attacks at U.S. merchants whose credit card processing systems are infected with the same type of malicious software used to steal data from Target Corp.<p>Andrew Komarov, chief executive of the cybersecurity firm …

A $100 Worth Of Litecoin A Year Ago Is Worth $30,000 Today

Last month, we subjected readers to a hindsight lament: How you should have spent $100 at the beginning of 2013. Using the Forbes time travel machine, we went back to last January and dropped Benjamins on a slew of investments, including gold, Google and Bitcoin. We thought the best choice was …

Target: Data stolen from up to 70 million customers

The massive data breach at Target over the holiday season is potentially much worse than the retailer first reported, with up to 70 million more customers affected.<p>Target, which averages 30 million customers a week, said Friday that an ongoing investigation found that "the stolen information …

Hackers Steal Credit Card Data From Neiman Marcus Customers

Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus announced today that customers' credit card data may have been stolen in a hack similar to the Target security breach …

AWWA Sky Whale Concept Plane by Oscar Viñals

<b>AWWA “Sky Whale” Concept Plane</b> is a project about the future “green” aircraft designs for the regular airline’s planes of the 21st century, that …

The iPhone has reportedly been fully hacked by the NSA since 2008 (Update: Apple denies working with NSA)

As 2013 edges to a close, reports of the NSA’s widespread surveillance capabilities have reached new heights of absurdity.<p>A report from Der Spiegel over the weekend highlighted the NSA’s elite TAO hacking unit, which directly targets corporate networks and can even place spyware on devices while …