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Tencent wants to bolster China’s chip and semiconductor industry

Tencent recently announced that it would work to bolster China's chip and semiconductor industry, saying that the country was too reliant on imports. The post Tencent wants to bolster China’s chip...

Robot submarine discovers the ‘holy grail’ — a shipwreck with billions in gold

A robot submarine operated by researchers at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) discovered the remains of the San José, a Spanish galleon that was sunk more than three hundred...

Customer opinions of ISPs somehow drop even lower

Disliking one’s internet provider is such a common condition that it’s hard to imagine that ISPs have anywhere to go but up in the eyes of their customers. Nope! There...

Electric cars can serve as mobile power storage, save billions on energy infrastruture

A new study out of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California shows how EVs may also have an added benefit for consumers and society at large, bolstering the energy...

Google awards teenager $36,000 as part of its bug bounty program

Google has awarded one teenager more than $36,000 as part of a bug bounty program. Ezequiel Pereira found an exploit which would have allowed hackers to make changes to some...

How to digitize your handwritten notes using the eBeam Smartpen

For many people, handwriting simply feels better than typing, but if you work in a professional setting, you may want to share your notes with others. Thankfully, the eBeam Smartpen...

Review: Cult of the Machine at the de Young

Let’s flash back to the Machine Age, the period in American history that gave us the assembly line, the first nonstop transcontinental flight, regular radio broadcasts, and the first robot...

France, Germany push for EU funding for technology start-ups

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - France and Germany are pushing for an EU-wide initiative to fund innovation and research in tech start-up projects across the bloc so that Europe can compete more...

John Bain, better known to gamers as TotalBiscuit, dies at 33

Prominent YouTuber and gaming critic John Bain, better known as TotalBiscuit or the Cynical Britt, has passed away after a battle with bowel cancer. He was 33 years old and...

Vermont passes first first law to crack down on data brokers

While Facebook and Cambridge Analytica are hogging the spotlight, data brokers that collect your information from hundreds of sources and sell it wholesale are laughing all the way to the...