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Researchers: AI Surveillance is Expanding Worldwide

Researchers: AI Surveillance is Expanding Worldwide

A growing number of countries are following China’s lead in deploying artificial intelligence to track citizens, according to a research...

Noise and Pollution Free, Green ‘Flying Taxi’ Spreads Wings on Paris’ Seine

Noise and Pollution Free, Green ‘Flying Taxi’ Spreads Wings on Paris’ Seine

A Parisian startup enterprise looks to ease congestion in one of the world’s densest urban transportation networks.  Entrepreneurs created a...

Facebook to Name First Oversight Panel Members by Year-end

Facebook to Name First Oversight Panel Members by Year-end

Facebook said Tuesday that it expects to name the first members of a new quasi-independent oversight board by year-end.The oversight...

US Military Still Buying Chinese-Made Drones Despite Spying Concerns

US Military Still Buying Chinese-Made Drones Despite Spying Concerns

The Air Force and the Navy bought Chinese-manufactured drones for elite forces months after the Pentagon prohibited their use due...

Cutting-edge Electric Boat Undergoes Testing on River Seine in Paris

Cutting-edge Electric Boat Undergoes Testing on River Seine in Paris

An innovative boat that saves energy by rising out of the water on hydrofoil wings underwent testing on the Seine...

Recycled Refrigerators, Imported Carbon Fiber Form ‘Made-In-Senegal’ Drones

Recycled Refrigerators, Imported Carbon Fiber Form ‘Made-In-Senegal’ Drones

Mamadou Wade Diop has been working with drones both in the photography and health sectors for years. But recently, he...

Unveiling the Future of Transportation Meets Unwelcoming Committee in Frankfurt

Unveiling the Future of Transportation Meets Unwelcoming Committee in Frankfurt

Carmakers unveiled self-driving vehicles and assurances of an eco-friendly future in transportation. Thousands of climate activists blocking the streets in...

Recycled Refrigerators, Imported Carbon Fiber Used in ‘Made-In-Senegal’ Drones

Recycled Refrigerators, Imported Carbon Fiber Used in ‘Made-In-Senegal’ Drones

A Senegalese drone enthusiast has been working with drones both in the photography and health sectors for years. But recently,...

US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups Blamed for Global Attacks

US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups Blamed for Global Attacks

The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved in the WannaCry...

Lawmakers Asking 4 Big Tech Companies for Documents in Probe

Lawmakers Asking 4 Big Tech Companies for Documents in Probe

House lawmakers investigating the market dominance of Big Tech are asking Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple for a broad range...

Facebook Expands New Tool Aiming to Shrink ‘News Deserts’

Facebook Expands New Tool Aiming to Shrink ‘News Deserts’

Facebook is trying to coax “news deserts” into bloom with the second major expansion of a tool that exposes people...

Advertising Executives Point to Five Ways Google Stifles Business 

Advertising Executives Point to Five Ways Google Stifles Business 

U.S. authorities investigating Alphabet Inc.’s Google for anti-competitive behavior have recently begun probing the company’s $116 billion-a-year advertising business. Attorneys general for 50 U.S. states...