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Sources: Google Offers to Display Rival Sites Via Auction

Sources: Google Offers to Display Rival Sites Via Auction

Alphabet unit Google has offered to display rival comparison shopping sites via an auction as part of an EU compliance...

Countries Racing to Develop Warfare Robots

Countries Racing to Develop Warfare Robots

With air drones now being a fixture in nearly every army’s arsenal, defense industries are hard at work developing ground...

An Eye In the Sky May Help Resolve Hurricane Insurance Claims

An Eye In the Sky May Help Resolve Hurricane Insurance Claims

The hurricanes that brought howling winds and destructive floods to the Houston area and much of Florida are now swamping...

Harvey Recovery Czar Faces Limits to ‘Future-proofing’ Texas

Harvey Recovery Czar Faces Limits to ‘Future-proofing’ Texas

The man tasked with overseeing Texas’ Hurricane Harvey rebuilding efforts sees his job as “future-proofing” before the next disaster, but...

Irma’s Damage a Reminder of Florida Economy’s Vulnerability

Irma’s Damage a Reminder of Florida Economy’s Vulnerability

Florida’s economy has long thrived on one import above all: People.   Until Irma struck this month, the state was...

Brazil’s Odebrecht Quits Argentine Subway Construction Project

Brazil’s Odebrecht Quits Argentine Subway Construction Project

Scandal-hit Brazilian construction company Odebrecht said on Sunday it has sold its 33 percent stake in a massive subway project...

New Technology Helps Stranded Refugees in Greece

New Technology Helps Stranded Refugees in Greece

Stuck in a refugee camp on the Greek island of Chios with poor internet and little credit, Abrar Hassan, like...

World Hunger Swells as Conflict, Climate Change Grow

World Hunger Swells as Conflict, Climate Change Grow

The United Nations reports world hunger is rising because conflicts and problems related to climate change are multiplying. The report...

Russia’s Digital Weapons Refined on Virtual Battlefield’ of Ukraine

Russia’s Digital Weapons Refined on Virtual Battlefield’ of Ukraine

It was a Friday in June, a short workday before a public holiday weekend in Ukraine, and cybersecurity expert Victor...

New Flip Flop Qubits Could Bring Quantum Computers to Consumers

New Flip Flop Qubits Could Bring Quantum Computers to Consumers

Mention quantum computing and people generally think, “what the heck is quantum computing?” Quantum computing uses the “weirdness” of the...

Key Equifax Executives Leave Company Immediately After Huge Data Breach

Key Equifax Executives Leave Company Immediately After Huge Data Breach

Equifax announced late Friday that its chief information officer and chief security officer would leave the company immediately, following the...

For Muslim Relief Workers, Faith & Charity Form an Inextricable Bond

For Muslim Relief Workers, Faith & Charity Form an Inextricable Bond

When Hurricane Irma hit the Florida Coast, the Islamic Circle of North America arranged shelter. After it passed, they provided...

For Muslim Relief Workers, Faith and Charity Form Inextricable Bond

For Muslim Relief Workers, Faith and Charity Form Inextricable Bond

When Hurricane Irma battered the Florida Coast, volunteers of the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) arranged shelter. After it...

In Times of Disaster, Some Businesses Rise to the Occasion

In Times of Disaster, Some Businesses Rise to the Occasion

Jim McIngvale was standing in the parking lot of Gallery Furniture, greeting drivers and directing cars as they trickled in...

In Times of Disaster, Why Businesses React the Way They Do

In Times of Disaster, Why Businesses React the Way They Do

During natural disasters, why do some companies open their doors to the community while others take advantage of its members?...