Jul 17, 2018 1:59
Facebook, Alphabet and Twitter told a U.S. House panel on Tuesday that the social media companies are not discriminating against content for political reasons.
Jul 13, 2018 2:02
Despite advances in predicting where hurricanes are heading, forecasters are still struggling to determine a crucial factor in deciding emergency measures and evacuations: their intensity.
Jul 13, 2018 1:29
A scientific mega-project aiming to unlock the mysteries of the universe was given a boost when a 64-dish MeerKAT radio telescope was inaugurated in a remote South African town.
Jul 12, 2018 2:13
Employees at several of the world’s biggest technology companies have been exercising newfound political power where they work, pushing their bosses on business ethics with help from established and fledgling nonprofit groups.
Jul 10, 2018 1:01
An unpiloted Russian cargo resupply ship maks space history by docking with the International Space Station after a journey of under four hours, breaking previous records for a trip that traditionally takes two days.
Jul 5, 2018 1:48
The clubs have tens of thousands of members and are attracting hundreds more every week. They have become an unofficial economic indicator, showing the toll that soaring inflation and high unemployment are exacting on South America’s second-biggest economy.
Jul 3, 2018 1:46
Scientists have successfully mapped the complete koala genome, and say the breakthrough will aid conservation efforts for the vulnerable species- and potentially help humans as well.
Jul 1, 2018 1:11
A 3D model of our galaxy that is visible in virtual reality is hoped to offer scientists a new and immersive way of making discoveries, say its creators at Sweden's Lund University.
Jun 27, 2018 1:11
Facebook ends its plans to design and build a fleet of drones to deliver the internet to remote areas.
Jun 22, 2018 2:23
A German factory for construction machinery used pen and paper for its business until last March. It's because while Berlin has a healthy tech sector, the rest of the country has lagged far behind.
Jun 22, 2018 1:46
Police in Tempe, Arizona say evidence showed the “safety” driver behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber was distracted and streaming a television show on her phone right up until about the time of a fatal accident in March, deeming the crash that rocked the nascent industry “entirely avoidable.”
Jun 13, 2018 1:58
Fed up with the obstacle course of Lisbon's narrow roads and stairs, wheelchair user Ricardo Teixeira has taken matters into his own hands, giving disabled people the chance to fight back and instantly report violations via a phone app.