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3 Milestones in Artificial Intelligence Were Just Reached — and They...

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a "tsunami" that's coming to healthcare. That's what Naveen Jain, CEO of Viome, a small company focused on applying AI...

‘We MUST invest’: Robotic arms race will defend EARTH from ‘180,000...

Kari A. Bingen, Secretary of Defence for Intelligence, claims the US risks losing the artificial intelligence (AI) arms race to China and Russia after...

A bacterium has been engineered to make ‘unnatural’ proteins

Life but differentAndrew Brookes/PlainpictureBy Aylin WoodwardTHE genetic alphabet just got 50 per cent bigger. A bacterium has been engineered not only to have two...

YouTube changes key feature but critics fear it will encourage misinformation

GETTY / STOCKThe new YouTube feature has been criticised as promoting an echo chamberThe new feature, which arrived in January...

YouTube cracks down on disturbing content

YouTube has terminated hundreds of accounts and removed more than 150,000 videos from its platform after multiple big-name advertisers pulled ads over disturbing...

China invest in ‘BIG BROTHER’ satellite to track US military in...

The spy satellites will allow the Chinese government to track stealthy targets such as US B-2 Spirit stealth bombers, which usually cannot be seen,...

How to scrub hate off Facebook, Twitter and the internet –...

In 2007, Heller, the Yale law student, filed a federal lawsuit demanding AutoAdmit identify her tormentors. That eventually put her face to face with...

Who will really benefit from the coming smart-city revolution?

City designs must be about more than egosMichael Malorny/GettyBy Paul MarksHave you ever felt like you are destined to become a supplicant whose chief...

Google to ‘derank’ results from Russia Today and Sputnik – CNET

Google will "derank" stories from two of Russia's largest news outlets, according to Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google parent Alphabet.The Alphabet chairman said...

WeChat owner becomes first in Asia worth over $500B – CNET

Remember the Chinese company that offered a helping hand to Snap? Well it just became the first in Asia to be worth more than...

More than just a numbers game – how a shirt can...

If the evidence presented in the opening week of the US Justice Department’s Fifa corruption trial was not grim enough, the recent sight of...

This Atlas robot can do CrossFit better than you – CNET

They're going to take over our gym membership now too?Just in time for the holidays, the researchers at Boston Dynamics published a new video...

The new Church of the AI God is even creepier than...

Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.I've been praying that more would come to light ever...

Uber’s board reaches deal allowing $10B SoftBank investment – CNET

Uber's board of directors reached a deal Sunday that will allow SoftBank to make a multibillion-dollar investment in the ride-hailing startup.The agreement resolves a...

Agriculture now starting to thrive under Donald Trump’s leadership

The president’s crackdown on illegal immigration through stepped-up arrests and border enforcement has shaken the US agricultural sector, where as many as 7 in...

Google: Project Loon has provided internet access to 100,000 people in...

Https%3a%2f%2fvdist.aws.mashable.com%2fcms%2f2017%2f10%2f92c3c739 4c4b 2b31%2fthumb%2f00001MoreIt's been nearly two months since Hurricane Maria ripped through Puerto Rico, and the island is still in the...

Amazon Cloud Cam review – CNET

Here are the top five reasons why anyone looking for a DIY indoor security camera should consider Amazon's $120 Cloud Cam: Free cloud storageSimple...

China’s upper hand in World War 3 revealed amid rising tensions...

Eric Schmidt, the head of Google’s parent company Alphabet, made a stark warning that Beijing is investing heavily in artificial intelligence for both commercial...

Newly Released Bin Laden Document Describes Iran, Al Qaeda Link

WASHINGTON — A document seized the night Navy SEALs killed Osama Bin Laden suggests that Al Qaeda and Iran had a relationship more...

November: Top 10 facts about the autumn month

1. The Anglo-Saxons called November Wind monath because of the windy weather, or Blod monath because it was time to kill cattle.2. The Feast...

Stranger Things UPDATE – Halloween treat as PS VR game announced...

Stranger Things fans will be able to venture into the world of Hawkins, Indiana on PS VR thanks to a newly announced PS4 game.Sony revealed...

Russian ‘foreign actors ABUSED’ Facebook to deliver posts to 126million over...

GETTYThe testimony states that 29million people were served 80,000 posts linked to Russian actorsThe newly released figures will be discussed...

Black bear named Bruno travels 400 miles in search of...

We're rooting for you Bruno! Black bear who has traveled 400 miles...