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Virginia Man Uses 3D Printer to Make Mask Shields for Health Workers

Virginia Man Uses 3D Printer to Make Mask Shields for Health Workers

A Virginia man has come up with a way to help medical workers caring for people with COVID-19. Jeremy Filko...

US Cybersecurity Experts See Recent Spike in Chinese Digital Espionage

US Cybersecurity Experts See Recent Spike in Chinese Digital Espionage

A U.S. cybersecurity firm said Wednesday it has detected a surge in new cyberspying by a suspected Chinese group dating...

Robots Rise to Battle Against Coronavirus

Robots Rise to Battle Against Coronavirus

They are known as “Little White Snails,” self-driving street sweepers that for several years cleaned up parks and other public...

EU Commission Warns of Increased Cybercrime During Coronavirus Crisis 

EU Commission Warns of Increased Cybercrime During Coronavirus Crisis 

The president of the European Commission is warning EU citizens to beware of on-line scams, particularly for counterfeit medical products...

Robots That Help People Walk Are Now A Reality

Robots That Help People Walk Are Now A Reality

Trexo Robotics is the invention of two passionate robotics engineers who decided they wanted to help those who cannot walk or...

Recruiting Tech Volunteers to Fight COVID-19 in Ethiopia   

Recruiting Tech Volunteers to Fight COVID-19 in Ethiopia   

A Washington-based software developer is recruiting other techies to combat the spread of the new coronavirus in his native Ethiopia,...

Southeast Asian Laws Target Rise in Cyberbreaches

Southeast Asian Laws Target Rise in Cyberbreaches

Not everyone who wanted to buy the bank cards stolen from Southeast Asian owners would pay the same price: The...

2020 Campaigns Go Digital Amid Fears of Coronavirus Spread

2020 Campaigns Go Digital Amid Fears of Coronavirus Spread

No more rallies. No more door-knocking. And no more in-person fundraisers, raking in dollars from dozens of millionaires at once....

A Father in Quarantine, a Wedding and a Robot  

A Father in Quarantine, a Wedding and a Robot  

A father in quarantine on a Marine base in California was able to attend his daughter’s wedding hundreds of kilometers...

A Father in Quarantine, a Wedding and a Robot  

A Father in Quarantine, a Wedding and a Robot  

A father in quarantine on a Marine base in California was able to attend his daughter’s wedding hundreds of kilometers...

Apps Educate, Entertain During COVID School Closures

Apps Educate, Entertain During COVID School Closures

School closures caused by the coronavirus pandemic mean many parents are trying to come up with ways to educate and entertain their...

Techies, Non-Techies Explore Mindfulness Amid Virus Fears

Techies, Non-Techies Explore Mindfulness Amid Virus Fears

Technology and spirituality normally don’t go together. But at a recent conference in San Francisco there were tips on how...