Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:51:08 EDTA new app developed by Clarkson University faculty and students allows users to use echolocation to better understand their surroundings.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:04:29 EDTThe federal government is beefing up emergency cellphone alerts like the one used in New York to advertise a search for a bombing suspect earlier in September.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:02:25 EDTMajor technology firms have joined forces in a partnership on artificial intelligence, aiming to cooperate on "best practices" on using the technology "to benefit people and society."
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:43:09 EDTThe massive theft of Yahoo user data disclosed last week came from "professional" hackers seeking to profit from the breach, according to an analysis by security researchers.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:29:47 EDTFederal regulators have delayed a decision on requiring cable and satellite TV companies to make free apps to bypass the need for cable boxes.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:29:35 EDTVolvo Car Corp. plans to sell a self-driving vehicle to consumers in five years.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:28:17 EDTYour car knows more about you than you think.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:23:04 EDTEU competition chief Margarethe Vestager on Thursday said that the relevance of user data to major corporate mergers will come under closer scrutiny as her teams get set to consider Microsoft's mega buyout of LinkedIn.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:22:27 EDTAutomakers at the Paris Motor Show on Thursday unveiled several electric cars with a range of up to 400 km, a technological leap designed to turn the page on the "dieselgate" scandal that sullied the industry's image.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:22:00 EDTThree conservative states are suing the Obama administration in an attempt to block the U.S. government from ceding oversight of some of the internet's core systems.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:17:52 EDTScientists at Binghamton University, State University of New York want to improve sensor technology critical to billions of devices made every year. With a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation, they will start by making a high-performance sensor and applying it to hearing aids.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:56:06 EDTBlackBerry has joined Yahoo, Nokia and other technology industry stars felled by an internet age in which companies are forced to evolve quickly or perish.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:32:23 EDTOn Saturday, the U.S. government plans to cede control of some of the internet's core systems—namely, the directories that help web browsers and apps know where to find the latest weather, maps and Facebook musings.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:25:52 EDTA Tesla electric car crashed into a tourist bus on a motorway in northern Germany, police said Thursday, adding that the driver had claimed he had activated the car's autopilot system.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:02:07 EDTSingapore will allow limited online betting in tightly controlled conditions, the government said Thursday, as it eases a sweeping law banning remote gambling.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:01:43 EDTMedia mogul Sumner Redstone is pushing for a reunion between CBS and Viacom, more than a decade after they went their separate ways.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:46:31 EDTAircraft engineers in Germany have successfully tested the world's first four-seater plane that uses emission-free hybrid fuel cells to fly.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:45:06 EDTNew research from North Carolina State University finds that older adults have comparable response times to young adults when tasked with taking control of a semi-autonomous vehicle.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:31:55 EDTCool features with easy-to-follow instructions that provide control and community may keep Pinterest users pinning, liking and inviting, according to researchers, who add that these behaviors may reveal new ways people are using the web and social media.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:21:53 EDTEU researchers are combining high-performance computational power with hardware and servers in order to build a more efficient, heterogeneous cloud.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:19:04 EDTSupport from the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has helped SME Anglia CNC Engineering (ACE) improve its manufacturing processes and is expected to save the company at least £50k a year.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:56:09 EDTDrone footage is everywhere, whether used to film extreme sports, outdoor events, nature, music festivals, or just for its own sake.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:50:02 EDTThe media hype surrounding Uber conducting tests of driverless ride-share vehicles in Pittsburgh made it seem like the future arrived sooner than most people expected.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:33:07 EDTHeavy construction machinery is the focus of Oak Ridge National Laboratory's latest advance in additive manufacturing research. With industry partners and university students, ORNL researchers are designing and producing the world's first 3D printed excavator, a prototype that will leverage large-scale AM technologies and explore the feasibility of printing with metal alloys.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:22:18 EDTThe U.S. has an incredibly safe aviation system – it's unparalleled when compared to other modes of transportation. The basis for this historic safety record is that we identify and correct safety concerns before they become real problems. NASA's Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS) is one of the tools used to make the system as safe as it is.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:43:14 EDTRenault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn isn't ready to give up on diesel—though he admits that tougher emissions rules emerging from the Volkswagen scandal are a boon to his company's bet on electric cars.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:42:54 EDTThe books that gave us "Game of Thrones" are getting an enhancement for the digital age.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:42:26 EDTDutch authorities are taking the US makers of Pokemon Go to court, after the company failed to meet pleas to stop hordes of fans flocking to protected beaches.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:19:00 EDTSamsung said Thursday it would resume sales of new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in South Korea this week, hoping to turn the page on the troubled device after an ongoing global recall prompted by battery explosions.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:18:19 EDTWhen will electric-powered cars become a practical choice for ordinary people? The question hangs in the air at the Paris auto show, where Volkswagen, Mercedes-Benz and General Motors are showing off electric cars they hope are the on-ramp to a profitable future.