Astronomers seek evidence of tech built by aliens

An international team of scientists led by a prominent Harvard astronomer announced a new initiative Monday to look for evidence of technology built by extraterrestrial civilizations......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgJul 26th, 2021

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou To Be Released After Agreement With US In Wire Fraud Case

The chief financial officer of Chinese tech firm Huawei will be released and allowed to return to China after reaching an agreement with the U.S. government on fraud charges, prosecutors said Friday in a Brooklyn federal court. CNBC reports: A U.S. d.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News11 hr. 57 min. ago

Sequent SuperCharger 2.1 Premium HR review: Infinite power, limited tech

The Sequent SuperCharger means you never charge a smartwatch again, but it comes at the expense of smart tech......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News15 hr. 29 min. ago

New vertical farms will tackle global food challenges, and are set to be used by retailers, caterers and schools

A next generation "vertical farming" system is being developed which will address global food challenges by using hi-tech growing methods to produce high quantities of nutritious fresh crops all year round......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News22 hr. 56 min. ago

Alibaba was building a media empire. Now it"s dumping Chinese TV shares

Alibaba is dumping its shares in one of China's largest TV broadcasters just months after it bought them, as the company comes under growing pressure from a government campaign to rein in Big Tech's power and influence......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

Tech enables social impact: Q&A with Joan Yao Kickstart Ventures VP

Tech can enable social impact, especially with capital funding. Joan Yao, VP of Investment of Kickstart Ventures, the corporate VC affiliated to Philippines' Globe Telecom, brought her story alive by sharing how tech enables social impact and her exp.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 24th, 2021

New cereal box-sized satellite to explore alien planets

A new miniature satellite designed and built at CU Boulder's Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is providing proof that "cute" things can take on big scientific challenges......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Earliest evidence of human activity found in the Americas

Footprints found at White Sands National Park in New Mexico provide the earliest unequivocal evidence of human activity in the Americas and offer insight into life over 23,000 years ago......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Hands-on review: Apple’s head-tracking for music is one weird trip

What happens when you add head-tracking to the already immersive audio experience of Dolby Atmos Music? We put Apple's tech to the test......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Tech Firms" Nightmare: Vanishing Green Cards

Thousands of green cards are about to go to waste, leaving Google, Microsoft and other tech companies fuming -- and pushing the Biden administration to ensure it doesn't happen again. Axios: Tech workers have waited years for green cards that will gr.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Cloud-spotting on a distant exoplanet

An international team of astronomers has not only detected clouds on the distant exoplanet WASP-127b, but also measured their altitude with unprecedented precision. A presentation by Dr. Romain Allart at the Europlanet Science Congress (EPSC) 2021 sh.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Tech billionaire: Facebook is what"s wrong with America

From the climate crisis to Covid, Marc Benioff sees a common thread for what ails America today: deception that is allowed to spread like wildfire on Facebook......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

The Lost Tale of an 18th-Century Tsunami, as Told by Trees

Local evidence of the cataclysm has literally washed away over the years. But Oregon’s Douglas firs may have recorded clues deep in their tree rings......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Can apps manage our chronic health conditions?

A Swedish tech firm has created an app to help alleviate people's joint pain......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Why Iceland’s volcanoes may aid future Mars exploration

Scientists are using the country to test drone tech that could one day explore the planet's terrain......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

The AI body scanner detecting skin cancer and other news

BBC Click's LJ Rich looks at the best tech news stories of the week......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Facebook under fire over secret teen research

It had evidence Instagram was a harmful place for young people - but failed to share its findings......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

Self-driving tech firm Aurora to test driverless delivery with FedEx

Aurora, which is led by former heads of self-driving programs at Google, Uber and Tesla, said it is aiming for trucks without a safety driver by late 2023......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2021

The best tech inventions developed by Latinos

Did you know Latinos invented everything from color television to the mousepad? We explore the best tech inventions developed by Latinos......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

Lithuania Says Throw Away Chinese Phones Due To Censorship Concerns

Lithuania's Defense Ministry recommended that consumers avoid buying Chinese mobile phones and advised people to throw away the ones they have now after a government report found the devices had built-in censorship capabilities. From a report: Flagsh.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021

How Microsoft built "The Frankenstein" device during the pandemic

When Microsoft closed its Redmond, Washington offices in March 2020 due to the pandemic, the Surface team grabbed what they could for their home offices. For a handful of engineers and product designers, that included The Frankenstein, a prototype fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2021