Computing And Information Technology

Correction: Youth Robotics story

Apr 27, 2019

Correction: Youth Robotics story

Border Patrol expands fingerprinting of migrant children

Apr 26, 2019

U.S. border authorities say they've started to increase the biometric data they take from children 13 years of age and younger, including fingerprints and DNA samples, despite privacy concerns and government policy restricting data collection

Be wary of robot emotions; 'simulated love is never love'

Apr 26, 2019

Why you should be wary of robot emotions; 'simulated love is never love'

Robotic device winds its own way through beating pig heart

Apr 24, 2019

Scientists have come up with a small robotic device that guides itself safely through a beating pig's heart

Semiconductor firm to buy, expand upstate NY chip plant

Apr 22, 2019

New York state officials say an Arizona-based semiconductor supplier will purchase GlobalFoundries' computer chip manufacturing plant in the Hudson Valley as part of a $720 million expansion plan

British cyber expert pleads guilty to creating malware

Apr 20, 2019

A British cybersecurity researcher credited with stopping a worldwide computer virus in 2017 has pleaded guilty to developing malware to steal banking information

Panel to review approval of Boeing 737 Max flight controls

Apr 19, 2019

A team of experts next week will begin reviewing how the Boeing 737 Max flight control system was approved by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration

IPO mania: Zoom zooms, Pinterest pins down Wall Street

Apr 18, 2019

Zoom, Pinterest soar beyond IPO prices in market debut

New Mexico panel surprises Facebook with $39M utility bill

Apr 18, 2019

A powerful regulatory authority in New Mexico is requiring the state's largest utility to bill Facebook $39 million for a new transmission line construction

Drones, supercomputers and sonar deployed against floods

Apr 18, 2019

Drones, super-computers and sonar that scans deep underwater are helping to maintain flood control projects _ and predict where rivers will roar out of their banks

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