Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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Woman playing with the Sony aibo AI puppy

Sony is releasing Aibo, an AI-infused robot dog to pull at your heartstrings

If Sony makes a robot dog behave adorably enough, would you buy it? The electronics company first introduced Aibo the dog in 1999 and...
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NASA’s twin study reveals how space changes our bodies

Some of the changes to NASA astronaut Scott Kelly’s after returning from almost a year in space were easily apparent. In the absence of...
turnstile at Penn Station, New York City

NYC is replacing the MetroCard with a tap-and-go system

Finally NYC is tossing out its floppy, flimsy plastic MetroCards in favor of a tap payment system for its public transportation lines. That means...
Assistant Professor Canan Dagdeviren (left) Researcher Giovanni Traver (right)

Researchers made an edible sensor that monitors intestinal health

Diagnosing stomach and intestinal problems can be hard to do without seeing exactly what’s going on inside. That’s why scientists have for some time...
Google Pixel Buds being worn

Pixel Buds by Google has the opportunity to change the world

In San Francisco last week Google held their Google's Pixel 2 event. Along with announcing the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, Google made...
people carrying water in baskets

New research confirms the link between drought and violence

In times when the land is parched, we see crops wither in the sun, commodity prices skyrocket, and local economies destabilize. For these reasons,...

Illusion Gap attack can bypass Windows Defender scans

Researchers at CyberArk have discovered an odd behavior in the way Windows Defender scans files. CyberArc found that Defender can be bypassed when a...
Lunar space stations like this could be in orbit around the moon

The US and Russia plan to build a space station orbiting the moon

The US and Russia are teaming up to build a lunar outpost that will orbit the moon. Dubbed the Deep Space Gateway, the space...
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Walmart tests a service to restock your fridge, even when you’re not home

The retail grocery industry has been on edge as of late in the wake of Amazon’s recent takeover of Whole Foods. As the dust...
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Facebook Recent Ad Activity shows your recent ad interactions

Usually when I find myself wanting to save an article or product I want to revisit later means storing it away in yet another...

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Facebook now uses a selfie to prove your identity

The next time Facebook notices suspicious activity on your account, they could be asking you to verify your identity via selfie. The social media...
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New study shows that learning a second language as a young child has huge...

Learning a second language can have benefits for our brain that go far beyond language itself. And when it comes to young children, research...
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Google now shows wait times for sit down restaurants and soon grocery stores

Google has once again improved the live search results returned for businesses. Last year Google added the ability to do real time crowd tracking....

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