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By Walter Ulloa | The latest news, analysis and opinion on innovations, trends, lifestyles, culture, industry and the environment spurred by cutting-edge technology from around the world.
We know that Amazon wants to turn to drones to perform some of its deliveries in the future, but at the moment they are facing a bit of resistance …Switzerland
Gamma rays could improve screening for nuclear and other hazardous materials.
It is the stuff of scientists' nightmares and science fiction writers' plot points: a nuclear weapon is slipped into the U.S. on a cargo ship and detonates, destroying an American seaport and killing a million …Nuclear Power
The Office of the Chief Scientist in the Economy Ministry announced Sunday that it will invest more heavily in a 3-d printing collaboration called …Middle East
Exercise and laundry: Two tedious, tiresome, often costly, and never-ending tasks, yet necessary if you want to maintain a healthy lifestyle—and …Developing Countries
The Metropolitan Police Service is set to begin procurement of an integrated system to replace its core IT functions
The Metropolitan Police has …Policing
How the movies are preparing us for our new robot overlords (spoiler)
A young programmer is selected to participate in a breakthrough …Film
A recent report underscores the proliferation of cell phone use in sub-Saharan Africa. According to the Pew Research Center survey, Africa has all …Africa
NEW YORK — Scientists at Columbia University in New York have successfully built a camera that is capable of producing images using power harvested …
The company's Web Services—which undergird Netflix, Healthcare.gov, and Spotify—might be the single most important piece of technology to the modern tech boom.
On Thursday, we’ll finally get a sense of the true scope of one of the most important businesses for the Internet.
Amazon is due to announce …Amazon
Tesla sales in China last year were bad: bad enough to cause layoffs and force Tesla to offer new China-only services. But this year, things seem to …Asia
Earlier this week the DaVinci Institute became the first organization in the world to offer Microdegrees® to the graduates of the Institute’s coding …Education
A stealth vessel and other technologies could protect ships in troubled waters--if only we'd deploy them
Ghost looks more like a spacecraft than a seaborne combat vessel. It's waiting for us in the Piscataqua River, a few minutes out from its home at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine. …Juliet
You've got mail -- in the trunk of your car.
Audi is teaming up with Amazon and DHL to test a new delivery program that would turn the trunk of an …Amazon
The latest achievement in astronomical accuracy is an atomic clock that, had it been running at the time of the Big Bang, would still be correct to within a second today. This atomic clock, built by the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the University of Colorado, was last year …Atomic Clock
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The government is relying on some new technology - as well as a bit of luck - to track an outbreak of life-threatening listeria linked to Blue Bell ice cream products.
Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries recalled all its products this week as listeria was …Blue Bell Creameries
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The service is outlining a multidecade plan for autonomic and robotic systems.
Nearly 10 years ago, the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency, or DARPA, showed that a self-driving car could navigate a 132-mile stretch of desert. That proof-of-concept test, DARPA Grand Challenge (2005), sought …Robots
April 20, 2015 - Peter Diamandis, author of "Bold" and "Abundance" sends out a weekly email in which he describes a technology and its potential …The Future
Chinese drone maker SZ DJI Technology has established a strong early lead in the U.S. commercial market as companies turn to its inexpensive, …Asia
The White House’s “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative has hit its one-year mark working to improve prospects and correct inequalities for young men of …The Brain
China’s Premier Li Keqiang wants to give the Chinese faster, cheaper Internet access to help fuel the country’s e-commerce obsession and bolster the …Asia
The Mediterranean refugee tragedy has highlighted Europe’s “incompetent policy reaction’’ to people-smuggling, Jim Molan says.
The future of the …
TOKYO -- Japanese electronics maker Nichia has developed laser technology that could make LCD televisions 25% more energy efficient than LED-based …Computer Hardware
Ikea dreamed up a concept kitchen for this year's Milan design week, giving the world a look at how Ikea products - combined with realistic …IKEA
Researchers at Inserm (French Institute of Health and Medical Research), École des Mines de Saint-Étienne, and Linköping University in Sweden, have …The Brain
Two floating solar power plants capable of providing electricity for 1,000 homes have been completed in Japan.
Solar power is booming in Japan; the nation doubled its solar power capacity within two years of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster, and is now a world leader along with China and the US. …Japan
Read Full story of 'New device to ease spinal surgery designed at Delhi hospital' at newkerala.com.Hospitals
The massive aircraft will measure an impressive 238 feet long and 385 feet wide…
The forthcoming aircraft offers vertical takeoff and landing and can …Aeronautics
There aren't a lot of divers exploring the ocean depths offshore of Antarctica; and of those brave enough to plunge into the icy waters, fewer still are women.
Part of the reason might be the gear. Historically, diving gear has been designed for men.
"There's a lot of differences and we can't just …Scuba Diving