As the tech industry continues to change the employment landscape for American workers, Google says it wants to prepare them for jobs in the industry.
Microsoft spent the last year giving its Edge software a browser brain transplant, and now the company is convinced it's smart enough to help everyone who uses it.
NEW YORK -If you're still using Microsoft's Windows 7, your computer might soon be at risk. Microsoft will stop providing free security updates for the system on Tuesday, meaning computers using it will be more vulnerable to malware and hacking.
Apple appears to have a new laptop on the way, as the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) has approved a “portable personal computer” from Apple in a filing (via 9to5Mac). Perhaps that new laptop will have the good scissor-switch keyboard from Apple’s new 16-inch MacBook Pro, as every other laptop that Apple sells is still equipped with the company’s less reliable butterfly keys.
Twitter has said it will test new features that allow users to control who can reply to their posts - or block replies entirely. "We want to help people feel safe participating in the conversation on Twitter," the company said.
NASA said Monday that its planet hunter satellite TESS had discovered an Earth-sized world within the habitable range of its star, which could allow the presence of liquid water.
India has announced it will make another attempt to land on the moon, following a mission that ended in failure last year. At a news conference Wednesday, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) chairman K. Sivan said that the government has approved a third lunar mission.
A robot cat designed to ferry plates of food to restaurant customers has been unveiled at the CES tech expo in Las Vegas. BellaBot, built by the Chinese firm PuduTech, is one of a number of wacky robotic inventions being shown off at the event this year.
A computer programme can identify breast cancer from routine scans with greater accuracy than human experts, researchers said in what they hoped could prove a breakthrough in the fight against the global killer.
Intel has been working on Extreme Ultraviolet (EUV) Lithography for a long time. The technology may provide Intel an edge in smartphone chipsets, to compete with the likes of Qualcomm and MediaTek.
From finding the building blocks for life on Mars to breakthroughs in gene editing and the rise of artificial intelligence, here are six major scientific discoveries that shaped the 2010s -- and what leading experts say could come next.
Verizon turned 5 G on Wednesday in Hoboken, New Jersey its 3rd new 5 G city in 3 days and his 21st city in all. The rollout of Hoboken meets the same on Monday in Los Angeles and on Tuesday in Des Moines, Iowa.
The launch of Boeing’s Orbital Flight Test (OFT) to the International Space Station, as part of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program, is targeted for 6:36 a.m. EST Friday, Dec. 20. The uncrewed flight test will be the Boeing CST-100 Starliner’s maiden mission to the space station.
Cyberbullying or cyberharassment has been a major concern all over the Internet these days. Social media and online platforms have turned out to be an integral part of our lives, and so does the intrusion of random strangers in our social accounts. The thing has attracted gravity when the intrusion is not a positive thing; rather is the source of many negativity.
Facebook has joined hands with top retailers who are sending the social networking giant data on what the customers are buying in retail stores. Facebook, in turn, is targeting those customers with specified ads.
It’s common knowledge that Google has photographed a huge amount of the planet for its Street View and Google Earth projects. But for the first time, Google has revealed how much of the world it has photographed: 10 million miles of Street View imagery and 36 million square miles of Google Earth imagery, according to a report from CNET.
We know it is possible to do it. Japan's Hayabusa-2 spacecraft scooped up a bit of Ryugu asteroid triumphantly before heading home. NASA hopes that Osiris-Rex, their latest robot wonder built to land not on a planet or a moon, but on the Bennu asteroid, will soon have similar success. It will be difficult.
Sony has made it official. The PlayStation 5 is coming at the end of 2020, according to a post-Tuesday on the PlayStation Japan website. The US PlayStation site also has a post confirming the release window of the PS5 for the US as being the 2020 holiday season.
Late-night scroll-athons on Instagram might be getting easier on your eyes now that a much-anticipated feature has arrived. Following recent moves from Gmail, WhatsApp, Twitter and Pinterest, Instagram launched its new dark mode feature Tuesday for iOS 13 and Android 10 devices.
Lewis Hamilton may not be able to clinch a sixth world championship at the typhoon-threatened Japanese Grand Prix this weekend, but knows he can knock all but teammate Valtteri Bottas out of the title race.
UPS announced on Tuesday that the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has given authorization to the parcel shipping business to run a drone fleet to deliver OTA packages. The normal certification of Part 135 grants UPS clearance to use UAV (Unmanned Air Vehicles) for BLVOS operation (beyond line of sight) for any cargo exceeding 55 pounds, even at night.
A typical quadcopter drone is a small gadget that takes off and lands vertically, like a helicopter, using four propellers. And at first glance, a Bell cargo-carrying drone called the APT 70 looks a bit like one of those flying devices-until you know it's 6 feet tall, spans 9 feet broad, and can carry a 70-pound payload 35 miles away.
Complex, curved wood structures can now be made easier by harnessing the tendency of wood to swell and decrease in reaction to moisture. The method was used in Germany to build a big twisting tower.
Google Maps has been providing directions for public transport for quite some moment, as well as Uber features in some cities where ride-sharing services are available. Now, together with biking facilities, the company is adding them.
Canon has announced two new cameras in the mid-range segment, the EOS M6 Mark II, which is a mirrorless camera and the EOS 90D, which is a DSLR. The EOS M6 Mark II has a 32.5 megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor with Canon's M-mount. It also features Dual Pixel CMOS AF, which works for both stills and videos.
Microsoft announced previously this year at MWC the second version of its AR headset–the HoloLens 2. Reuters reports the headset is prepared for sale at a cost of $3,500 in September.
In the High Bay 1 cleanroom at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, engineers attached NASA's Mars Helicopter, which will be the first aircraft to fly to another planet. Together with the Mars Helicopter Delivery System, the twin-rotor, the solar-powered helicopter was linked to a tray on the rover's belly
Instagram is adding an option for users to report posts they think are incorrect, the company announced on Thursday, as the photo-sharing site owned by Facebook (FB.O) is trying to curb misinformation and other abuses on its platform.
Canon's EOS M6 Mark II had less than a day to feel nice before Sony put two fresh cameras in the same price range. We now have the Alpha 6600 and the Alpha 6100 that enter the mid-range sequence of mirrorless cameras of the company.
The Chinese entrepreneur said he was "quite optimistic" about AI and believed it was nothing to scare "street smart" individuals like them. "I don't know man, it's like the last renowned phrases," Tesla's leader replied. Mr Musk added that technology evolved quicker than our understanding capacity.
Many scientists believe that the scientific approach to understanding and manipulating (in its neutral meaning: acting upon, utilizing) the non-living and living world is the only one possible. No doubt it is a necessary one and it provides a solid basis for policy decisions.
In Scotland, researchers have created an artificial "language" that is capable of tasting subtle distinctions among whiskey traits: an instrument that can assist reduce the trade of counterfeit alcohol.
According to FCC filings found by DroneDJ, DJI appears to be preparing to release a first-person view (FPV) drone. The public agency lately recorded three products— "DJI FPV Air Unit," "DJI FPV Remote Controller," and "DJI FPV Goggles."In the past, DJI has been dabbling with FPV drones. In 2017, the firm published a PlayStation VR-sized headset named DJI Goggles working with a couple of distinct DJI drones.
Samsung's first foldable smartphone will go on sale in September after its original release has been postponed by device issues. The Galaxy Fold's April launch was delayed after broken screens reported by early reviewers.
It's totally the science fiction stuff: a lens of touch zooming in on your command. But scientists have gone ahead at the San Diego University of California and made it a reality. They have created a contact lens that can zoom in if you blink twice, controlled by eye movements.
At the Consumer Electronics Show it is simple to feel overloaded. There are more than 15,000 items and hundreds of thousands of people on the show floor— all of whom try hard to whack your giant backpack.
An artificial skin sensing temperature and pressure can transmit signals 1000 times quicker than humans. One day, the skin can be used to cover prothesized bodies so that individuals can better use it or use it in robots.
Elon Musk has lastly broken his silence by brain-computer business Neuralink. It has held its plans confidential since the company's establishment in 2016, but in a Tuesday night lecture, it demonstrated its views and clarified what the company has accomplished so far.
It combines a router with satellites that have Wi-Fi to areas of an indoor home with a lack of signal, as is the case with a typical mesh network. But unlike other mesh networks, the satellites double as intelligent Alexa speakers, which can compete with Echo equipment by Amazon.
Following last week's announcement by Jaguar that it was prepared to build an own electric car plant in Bromwich Castle, this announcement is also excellent news for the Brexit-stretched British car industry.
It does not come true in the real globe as a novelty or as assistance that will alter the life of many individuals who, because of their physical disability, caused by illnesses or injury, have difficulty communicating and who are unable to communicate with technology. In the worst cases, it is very difficult to understand whether an individual with a serious brain injury is aware of the environment as they may not be able to move or even interact.
According to analyst company Oxford Economics, up to 20 million manufacturing jobs around the globe could be substituted by robots by 2030. People displaced from that employment are likely to discover that automation has also squeezed similar positions in the services industry, the company said.
NASA astronaut Anne McClain and two of her 59 crewmates returned Monday from the International Space Station to Earth,
In 2019, for the delight of organizations, Blockchain is going to bring the first enterprise applications in active use. The most innovative corporations will start using Blockchain as a way to improve collaboration.
The hot new trend in aeronautics these days is VTOL (pronounced vee-to), which stands for “vertical take-off and landing.” These aircraft are known colloquially as “flying cars,” but we should probably think of them more as drones crossed with helicopters.
The Hidden Zero views. The display disappears without a trace, only leaving behind a true piece of art.
While the likes of Microsoft Hololens and Magic Leap One got their moment of fame, both their size and image quality left a lot to be desired, so there wasn't much excitement in the mixed reality market after them. But at CES, a Chinese startup dubbed real brought out something rather interesting:
5G is in the spotlight at Mobile World Congress, currently underway in Barcelona, with various demonstrations showing off the technology's future possibilities for homes and vehicles.
The new Samsung CRG9 ultra-wide display is based on the company’s new curved VA panel featuring a so-called 'dual QHD' resolution (5120×1440),
Quantum Computing, still an emerging technology, is one of the most fascinating things researchers, organizations, and governments have been working on in this century so far.
Scientists from the Australian National University (ANU) utilize new space technology to forecast drought and enlarge bushfire risk up to five months in advance.
Microsoft is holding a press event at Mobile World Congress next month, and it looks like we’ll get some details on HoloLens 2.
Debug, one of the first companies in Sri Lanka to introduce Dahua Products and Solutions, a world the leader in Security Tech to the local market provides safe, intelligent, efficient and convenient security
IdeaMart announced the launch of its latest innovative product, ISayYouDo
Sri Lanka has made major progress in its IoT (Internet of Things) ventures according to www.wiseguyreports.com. According to the report,
NASA’s Insight Mars Lander arrives on the Red Planet, ends the successful journey.
HUAWEI introduced the world’s first 7 Nanometer process; Kirin 980 to Sri Lanka at an exclusive preview held recently at the Huawei Head Office in World Trade Center, Colombo.
AMAZON ECHO, a smart speaker designed by Amazon, offers the world's most popular smartphone concept, no stranger to the world.