Dec 5, 2019 1:28
Scientists have released the first data from a space probe flying so close to the sun that it's inside the star's upper atmosphere. The findings are reshaping our understanding of the violent solar winds that can hit electronics on Earth.
Dec 5, 2019 1:19
Moviegoers have been offered rolling seats, 3D glasses and even rain and smells in recent years as theater chains seek to fill seats. Now comes an immersive experience that gets its U.S. launch in Los Angeles next week in time for Jumanji: The Next Level's debut.
Dec 5, 2019 4:22
The U.S. Census Bureau's once-a-decade population count faces serious reliability and security problems, according to Reuters interviews with six technology professionals currently or formerly involved in the census digitization effort.
Dec 2, 2019 3:55
With over 1.4 million drones registered with the Federal Aviation Administration, the cybersecurity industry is rushing to protect the skies by identifying flaws in drone technology and helping companies fix the problems.
Nov 29, 2019 1:13
The U.S. government may expand its power to stop more foreign shipments of products with U.S. technology to China’s Huawei, amid frustration the company’s blacklisting has failed to cut off supplies to the world’s largest telecoms equipment maker, according to two sources.
Nov 27, 2019 1:35
A British biotech company is developing a method of dyeing clothes that taps into the bright colours of birds and butterflies and uses micro-organisms to recreate them on garments, cutting down on the use of water and heavy chemicals in the process.
Nov 22, 2019 2:26
'Borat' and 'Bruno' comedian Sacha Baron Cohen issued a searing rebuke of social media companies, with particular aim at Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, decrying the industry as the 'greatest propaganda machine in history' for spreading hate speech and political misinformation.
Nov 21, 2019 1:00
Seeing is believing, according to Canadian company Hyperstealth, who have created a light-bending material that makes invisibility a reality.
Nov 21, 2019 1:56
An air filtration system which sucks traffic fumes out of the air and an AI network of sensors that could herald the end of the traffic jam are just two of the latest technological solutions to improve urban air quality. Joe Davies reports.
Nov 20, 2019 1:27
The latest eco-friendly alternative to plastic is made from cellulose harvested from trees grown in sustainably managed forests in Finland.
Nov 15, 2019 1:50
Twitter laid out plans for banning political ads on its social network, something Facebook has strongly refused to do, just as campaigns for the 2020 U.S. presidential election heat up.
Nov 14, 2019 1:19
A new artificial intelligence (AI) platform is helping children learn mathematics, even correcting errors before a calculation is finished.