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Ford And Postmates Showcase Autonomous Delivery Vans

06/11/2018, Autonomous driving technology will do more than just free us from driving our own cars. It will also transform many industries in the process and the logistics industry will certainly be one of them. Ford has shown us a glimpse of that future as part of...

Hospital In France Uses VR As A Drug-Free Pain Management Solution

06/11/2018, There are some that say pain is all in the mind, and to a certain extent that is true. If you’ve ever been sick and focused on the pain, it feels like it is never going to end. However if you find yourself distracted, maybe friends come to visit or if...


White House Warns ZTE Against Making One More Misstep

06/10/2018, The past couple of months have no doubt be a very trying time for Chinese company ZTE, where they were hit with a ban from sourcing components from US companies. This almost resulted in the company being forced to shut down as it crippled its operations...

Amazon Admits To Labor Violations At China Factory

06/10/2018, Due to the fact that a lot of tech companies outsource the production and manufacturing of their products to countries such as China, sometimes it would be difficult to keep on top of things, such as whether or not their partners are paying their workers...

Facebook To Cut Back On Those ‘Now Connected’ Notifications

06/08/2018, Every now and then Facebook sends users notifications on Messenger where it prompts them that someone they know has joined Facebook. We suppose it’s a friendly reminder in case there are old friends that you wanted to message, although admittedly for...

Researchers Create Wireless Transmitter That Could Thwart Hackers

06/08/2018, It is often said that you probably should not connect to a public WiFi network if you’re looking to conduct sensitive transactions, such as transferring money or viewing confidential documents. This is because due to the openness of public WiFi, there...

HBO Orders Pilot Episode Of Game Of Throne Prequel

06/08/2018, We know that many fans of HBO’s Game of Thrones will be sad that come 2019, it will effectively mark the end of the series. However according to George R.R. Martin, the author behind the series, he has enough material that could create a prequel series....

Yahoo Messenger Will Be Shutting Down Next Month

06/08/2018, Before the arrival of WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, LINE, KakaoTalk, Telegram, and so on, there existed mIRC, ICQ, AIM, and Yahoo Messenger. Now for the most part these chat applications have sort of faded from the mainstream, or in the case of AIM, was...

Google Promises Not To Use Its AI For Weapons Or Surveillance

06/08/2018, Recently you might have reports that several Google employees have resigned in protest, while thousands of other employees have signed an internal petition against Google’s military contracts, namely the use of AI that would have been used in drones....

WhatsApp Starts Testing Labeling Forwarded Messages

06/08/2018, When you receive emails that have been forwarded, generally they contain the word “FWD” in the email subject, unless the sender has bothered to edit it. However when it comes to text messages, there’s no way of telling if a message has been forward...

New Japan Law Forces Airbnb To Cancel Thousands Of Bookings

06/08/2018, The concept of Airbnb is great – imagine being able to travel to any country in the world and find potentially cheaper and better accommodations than hotels or hostels. Given the prices of hotels in Japan, Airbnb’s launch in the country was very...