Brain Reader Researchers say they’ve built a system that can translate brain signals directly into text — a promising step toward a “speech prosthesis” that could effectively allow you to think...
‘Tis the Season Researchers at North Carolina State University are exploring the use of drones to monitor the growth of Christmas trees in the Blue Ridge Mountains. “Instead of going out and...
Humanity is creating digital data at a breakneck pace — by 2020, experts predict that we’ll produce an average of 1.7 megabytes of data for each person on Earth every second. And a tiny plastic...
Chinese military tech companies have already started to sell dangerous, autonomous killer robots. For instance, a company called Ziyan is actively marketing its Blowfish A3 — an autonomous...
An Australian man has uploaded a video of himself fishing from a chair suspended over a lake by a drone — and the whole stunt appears to have gone surprisingly well. According to a RT story...
If you’re ever in a disaster and see a weird-looking aircraft flying overhead, don’t fret — it’s probably there to help you. For two years, Chinese aircraft manufacturer OXAI Aircraft Co. has been...
Drone Swatters The U.S. Navy is hiring a new team of hackers, engineers, and scientists to find ways to stop swarms of commercial drones. Drones are causing problems for militaries around the world...
Is it a Bird? Is it a Drone? A February 2018 patent filed with the Russian Federal Service for Intellectual Property suggest that Russian arms maker Almaz-Antey has invented a flying drone that...
Terahertz Wireless On Friday, the Federal Communications Commission has unanimously voted to clear “terahertz wave” (95 gigahertz to 3 terahertz) frequencies for engineers to start experimenting...
The Hawk 30 Japanese tech giant SoftBank partnered with NASA and U.S. aerospace company AeroVironment to build a massive solar-powered drone that can beam 5G connectivity down to practically...