Thursday, May 25, 2017

With DroneDeploy’s Fieldscanner, pilots can create maps as they fly

Flying drones to inspect a farm, construction site, or any other venue from overhead can generate a huge amount of data. It takes time,...

Samsung squeezed a smart home hub into a WiFi router

Samsung isn't content with simply unveiling the Galaxy S8 today. In addition to its latest flagship phone, the company is also showing off a...

The people out on the road

Sharecroppers camp out to fight for their future In January 1939, motorists on highways in the “Bootheel” of southeastern Missouri began reporting a...

China’s largest bike-sharing company has figured out how to get users to behave better

For all the buzz that the bike-sharing concept gets, the ill-treatment of these bikes gets just as much attention. Because people are terrible. China's...

Selection Sunday sucks so much we can’t help but hope for a March Madness...

Foul? Let's check the replay. March Madness is arguably the most glorious annual event in sports, and it all centers around a simple tournament...

IBM and Salesforce partner to sell Watson and Einstein

Two of the best-marketed names in artificial intelligence are coming together to pitch their wares to a sea of unwitting rubes new customers with...

Games like ‘Augmented Empire’ are why Gear VR needs a controller

If you've ever used a Samsung Gear VR before, you've probably found yourself awkwardly tapping the side of the headset to issue a command,...

Japanese researchers: your peace-sign selfies are putting you at risk

That pose might just be an invitation to cyber thieves. If flashing a peace sign is your go-to selfie move, you might want to...

For some reason the Chicago Cubs are making their White House visit before Obama’s...

The greatest moment in all of space and time. Despite having his farewell address out of the way, President Obama still has a few...

Google’s Toontastic storytelling app for kids goes 3D

Two years ago, Google bought Launchpad Toys, the company behind the popular Toontastic kids app for iOS that allows you — whether you are...

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Two doctors on what it's been like treating some of the children hurt in the Manchester attack

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