Computing And Information Technology

Senators grill social media companies over terrorist posts

Jan 17, 2018

Senators grill Facebook, Google and Twitter over terrorist propaganda and recruitment

'Superfast' internet cable to cross Mediterranean sea

Jan 16, 2018

A Cyprus company has signed an agreement to lay a sub-sea internet cable connecting Israel with Spain, which an official says will be powerful enough to handle up to 60 percent of the world's internet traffic at peak time

Lifelike robots made in Hong Kong meant to win over humans

Jan 16, 2018

David Hanson envisions a future in which AI-powered robots evolve to become "super intelligent genius machines" that can help solve mankind's most challenging problems

Intel underfoot: Floor sensors rise as retail data source

Jan 15, 2018

A Milwaukee-based startup has developed floor sensors to give retailers insights on customers as they move through their stores

Nepal accesses internet through China, ending India monopoly

Jan 12, 2018

Nepal has opened an optical fiber link across the Himalayan mountains to China, ending years of dependency on India for internet access

What robot strippers say about sexism, tech and the future

Jan 11, 2018

What robot strippers say about sexism, tech and the future

Uber used tech tool to shield data from police outside US

Jan 11, 2018

The ride-sharing company Uber confirms that it had technology to shield company data when law enforcement raided offices outside the U.S.

Tech gathering showcases gadgets we don't need - until we do

Jan 10, 2018

The CES gadget show is stuffed with devices we don't need ... or do we?

Edmunds highlights top car tech trends from CES 2018

Jan 10, 2018

Automakers at CES preview technology that may be coming to a car near you

Microsoft stops fixing security flaw on PCs with AMD chips

Jan 10, 2018

Microsoft has temporarily stopped fixing a serious security flaw on personal computers powered by certain chips from Advanced Micro Devices because the repair is crippling the machines

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