html Technology News - New Technology, Internet News, Software, Semiconductor, Telecom, Computer Science

rss Last update Fasting diets reduce important risk factor for cardiovascular disease, 1 hour ago

Technology news

Origami-inspired self-locking foldable robotic arm

A research team of Seoul National University led by Professor Kyu-Jin Cho has developed an origami-inspired robotic arm that is foldable, self-assembling and also highly-rigid. (The researchers include Suk-Jun Kim, Dae-Young ...

dateMar 15, 2018 in Robotics
shares39 comments 0

Off-the-shelf smart devices found easy to hack

Off-the-shelf devices that include baby monitors, home security cameras, doorbells, and thermostats were easily co-opted by cyber researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU). As part of their ongoing research ...

dateMar 13, 2018 in Security
shares33 comments 0

Raising transparency in the online advertising ecosystem

The online advertising business, led by companies like Google or Facebook, generated over $200 billion revenue in 2017, with an interanual growth over 15 percent. This online advertising explosion is raising serious data ...

Robots break new ground in construction industry

As a teenager working for his dad's construction business, Noah Ready-Campbell dreamed that robots could take over the dirty, tedious parts of his job, such as digging and leveling soil for building projects.

Alibaba doubles investment in SE Asia e-commerce firm

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba said Monday it will appoint one of its founders as head of Lazada and inject another $2 billion into Southeast Asia's leading online shopping firm, boosting its regional expansion.

Zara and H&M; shore up defences as internet threatens

Logistics investments, new technology... Faced with fierce online competition from the likes of Amazon, affordable fashion giants Zara and H&M; are shoring up their defences, trying to use their stores to boost internet sales.

New Mexico nuke repository studied for plutonium storage

The U.S. Department of Energy has commissioned a national group of scientists to study the viability of diluting surplus weapons-grade plutonium and storing it permanently at the federal government's underground repository ...

Qualcomm says former chairman exploring buyout effort

Qualcomm said Friday that Paul Jacbos, its chairman until a week ago, was considering a buyout effort for the California chipmaking giant just days after it fended off a hostile bid from Singapore rival Broadcom.

Rubbery carbon aerogels greatly expand applications
Measuring white dwarf masses with gravitational lensing
Looking beyond genes to explain blood cells' fates
Taking MRI technology down to micrometer scales
Identifying 'designer' drugs taken by overdose patients
The Swiss army knife of smoke screens
Plasmons triggered in nanotube quantum wells
Researchers measure gene activity in single cells
Zero field switching (ZFS) effect in a nanomagnetic device
Scientists create diodes made of light

Find more news articles via sort by date page