I Am a Roboticist in a Cheese Factory
You probably think them AI-driven, autonomous human-like machines, but that's far too limited a view
3 hours ago - Scientific American
Former Catalan leader seeks long-distance ‘tech' government
MADRID - Catalonia's fugitive former leader, who wants his old job back, says new technologies would allow him to govern from Belgium. Carles Puigdemont spoke to Catalan public...
5 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Social Media Helps ID Blech Source
Surveillance of Yelp restaurant reviews for terms like vomit led researchers to the sources of foodborne illness outbreaks. Karen Hopkin reports.
12 hours ago - Scientific American
Google CEO: The future of work requires us to rethink how we educate workers
Coding alone will not prepare workers for our tech-filled future.
14 hours ago - NBC News
Facebook is a 'living, breathing crime scene,' says one former tech insider
Three Silicon Valley insiders, including Mark Zuckerberg's former mentor, are sounding off on what they say is Facebook's failure to protect users.
14 hours ago - NBC News
Travis Kalanick Is Officially a Billionaire
He's $1.4 billion richer and forced to reckon with his fate as a company outsider.
15 hours ago - Vanity Fair - 2 articles
3 Things I Learned About the Future of Technology at This Year's CES
In a dimly lit ballroom inside the MGM casino in Las Vegas earlier this month, Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang was discussing a strange topic in front of a very eager crowd: Different...
16 hours ago - Time
Apple CEO promises iPhone users will have more control over batteries
Apple chief Tim Cook wants you to know the company is working hard to regain the trust of iPhone owners. In an ABC interview Wednesday, Cook said that the company will be...
17 hours ago - New York Post
Google's Art Selfie App Offers A Lesson In Biometric Privacy Laws In U.S
Google's popular art selfie feature isn't available in Illinois or Texas. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Matthew Kluger, a professor at George Mason University, about how...
17 hours ago - NPR
Human impact on forest still evident after 500 years
Researchers have used high-tech tools to more precisely view where these cleared sites were and how much lasting impact they had on the rainforest in the Amazon Basin in South...
18 hours ago - Science Daily
The headlines of News BreaK
'All calumny': Pope shocks Chile by accusing sex abuse victims of slander
“He has just turned back the clock to the darkest days of this crisis."
Trump steps to forefront of anti-abortion movement
WASHINGTON - He once called himself “pro-choice.” But a year into his presidency, Donald Trump is stepping to the forefront of his administration's efforts to roll back...
$1.2 million worth of rare wine stolen from Goldman exec
A former personal assistant to Goldman Sachs president David Solomon has been charged with stealing $1.2 million worth of rare wine from his boss.
House seems set vote to avert shutdown, Senate chances dim
WASHINGTON - The House was on track to approve a bill Thursday preventing a weekend government shutdown after an eleventh-hour deal with Republican leaders brought...
Supreme Court blocks redraw of NC congressional map
U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts on Thursday stayed the decision of a lower court ordering North Carolina lawmakers to redraw the state's congressional districts...
Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons finally taught in space
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Christa McAuliffe's lost lessons are finally getting taught in space. Thirty-two years after the space shuttle Challenger disaster, a pair of teachers...
Turkey says no turning back from offensive in Syria
ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's defense minister said Friday there is no turning back from his country's decision to launch a ground assault on a Syrian Kurdish-controlled enclave in...
Czech lawmakers lift immunity of PM Babis over fraud claims
PRAGUE - Lawmakers in the lower house of the Czech parliament have agreed to lift the immunity from prosecution for Prime Minister Andrej Babis over alleged fraud involving EU...
China police take away lawyer who wrote letter urging reform
BEIJING - Early Friday morning, Yu Wensheng, a Chinese human rights lawyer, was waiting in his car to take his 13 year-old son to school when more than a dozen police officers...
Mayor Pugh fires BPD Commissioner Kevin Davis, citing need to reduce city...
Mayor Catherine Pugh has fired Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis assserting the need to reduce violence and crime in Baltimore City at an accelerated pace.