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Home-made drones now threaten conventional armed forces
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:41

AN ATTACK on Russian forces in Syria on January 5th by 13 home-made drones is a good example of “asymmetric” warfare. On one side, exquisite high-...

Critics wary as Google's Chrome begins an ad crackdown
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:42

Starting Thursday, Google will start using its Chrome browser to flag sites that use annoying ad formats like auto-playing video ads with sound, and s...

Uber could be profitable if it wants to, says CEO
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:44

 Uber lost $ 4.5 billion last year, but CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said he’s not worried. Speaking at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Interne...

Workast raises cash to expand beyond Slack with its message-based task management toolkit
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:46

 Workast, the popular Slack-based task management toolkit, is looking to expand its messaging horizons. The company, which answered the prayers o...

What's on TV: 'Justice League,' 'Secret of Mana' and 'Bayonetta'
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:01

This week Winter Olympics action continues on NBC (get ready for more women's skeleton, Super-G and hockey), but you can also watch Justice Leagu...

Qualcomm meets Broadcom to discuss $121 billion acquisition offer
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 07:39

(Reuters) - Qualcomm Inc said on Wednesday it met with Broadcom Ltd earlier in the day to discuss the latter's revised $ 121 billion bid, the first t...

Libratone Too Bluetooth speaker review: High-fidelity sound on the go
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 05:50

The Libratone Too’s bottle shape and loop handle make this Bluetooth speaker easy to grab and go—and it'll deliver a strong musical performance al...

AWS: Cloud computing to skyrocket
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 04:40

Cloud computing services in Thailand are in the early adopter stage, with the market projected to grow exponentially in the next 4-5 years thanks to d...

Pineapple Fund drops $1M on the Sustainable Ocean Alliance and its new accelerator
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 03:44

 Less than a month ago I was happy to be able to write about a new accelerator focused narrowly on technological solutions to problems faced by o...

SpaceX hits two milestones in plan for low-latency satellite broadband
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 02:42

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Olena_T) SpaceX's satellite broadband plans are getting closer to reality. The company is about to launch two demons...

CFTC Commissioner urges crypto companies to self-regulate
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 01:44

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A top official for a U.S. financial regulator is urging players in the burgeoning cryptocurrency sector to boost their self-pol...

Searching for lithium deposits with satellites
  • Thu, 15 Feb 2018 00:44

CORNWALL, a rugged peninsula that forms Britain’s south-western extremity, has a history of mining going back thousands of years. Its landscape is d...

Google raises price of YouTube TV, adds sports, Turner
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 23:41

(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google is raising the price of its YouTube TV online service for new customers as it adds channels from Time Warner Inc's ...

Dog-like robot opens door in mesmerizing viral video
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 22:41

Boston Dynamics, a robotics company, created a robot that can open a door. ABC News: Technology

Sony's STEM-focused coding toy is ready for classrooms
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 21:42

The first product from Sony's Global Education division, a candy-colored robot-building toy called Koov, is now ready for all of us to order. The...

Foxconn is working with RED to make cheaper and smaller 8K cameras
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 20:46

 Foxconn, AKA Hon Hai Precision Industry, AKA the company that made your iPhone, is working with digital cinema pioneer RED to create affordable ...

Holidaying frog game finds fans among China’s harried youth
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 19:41

(AP) — Wang Zhuyin studies 10 hours a day preparing for a series of tests to obtain a U.S. physician’s license. But like millions of young Chine...

Walmart goes to the cloud to close gap with Amazon
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 18:43

SAN BRUNO/SUNNYVALE, Calif. (Reuters) - One of Walmart Inc's best chances at taking on Amazon.com Inc in e-commerce lies with six giant server farms, ...

Adikteev raises $12 million for its mobile marketing platform
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 17:40

 French startup Adikteev raised a $ 12 million funding round led by Ring Capital and BNP Paribas Développement, with existing investors ISAI, V...

Critical Telegram flaw under attack disguised malware as benign images
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:46

Enlarge (credit: Kaspersky Lab) Makers of the Telegram instant messenger have fixed a critical vulnerability that hackers were actively exploiting t...

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