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  1. News - China - TECHNOLOGY

    Chinese scientists develop mini-camera to scan crowds for potential suicide bombers

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 05:15am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... new engineering challenges. The biggest obstacle was acquiring the remote data. For example, security officers deployed in a busy bus station would need to filter a tremendous amount of data ...

  2. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Facebook flickers and jokes fly as service cuts out for millions

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 04:32pm by Adam Martin

    ... fun at the outage on the microblogging site Twitter. Now if we could just get Twitter to crash as well, global productivity would really pick up. #FacebookDown — Simon Rabinovitch ... — Franklin Clay (@frankstah) June 19, 2014 "Where were you in the Great Facebook Crash of 2014, dad?" "On Twitter son, but I Instagramed about it" — Simon Thomsen (@SimonThomsen) ...

  3. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    App-based global taxi service Uber sued over fatal California crash

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 09:39pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in San Francisco App-based taxi service sued over fatal crash The family of a young girl killed by a driver affiliated with Uber, a fast-growing global app-based taxi service, has ... in San Francisco. At the time of the crash, driver Syed Muzzafar was logged on to the Uber X smartphone app and was waiting for customers, the lawsuit, filed on Monday, said. Uber said after ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    It's a dog's life: automated kennel lets hounds video chat with owners

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:40am by DANNY LEE

    ... will unveil a smaller prototype of the kennel- the final version of which will take the form of a double-decker bus the height of a human- at the fair on April 20. "Our intelligent systems can ...

  5. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Gecko’s feet the inspiration for reusable Geckskin adhesive

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 10:11pm by GDN

    ... you are hanging up from crashing down. "Geckskin is built around three parts- pad, skin and tendon," Crosby said. "The way we configure the tendon and the skin allows us ...

  6. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Humans 'losing digital control' warn experts after system crashes

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian Experts warn complexity, demand and greed are combining to crash computer systems of governments and businesses around the world Humans 'losing digital control' A series of system crashes affecting Google, Amazon, Apple and Microsoft in the past fortnight has brought warnings that governments, banks and big business are over-reliant on computer networks ...

  7. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    'Insect' drone with flapping wings developed by Dutch scientists

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:37am by AFP

    ... in its surroundings and avoid crashing into things. And like an insect, the drone which has a wingspan of 28cm, would feel at home flying around plants. "It can, for instance, also be used ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Guzheng teacher Zou Lunlun accepts bitcoin in snub to banks and PayPal

    Posted Dec 27th 2013, 10:53am by DANNY LEE

    ... exchange. Zou has amassed a hoard of 100 coins, now worth HK$493,100 – riding the bitcoin bull run. Despite the recent price crash which started on December 5 after the mainland’s central bank ...

  9. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Tesla battery fire raises safety concerns about electric cars

    Posted Oct 05th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... jitters among investors, who of late have viewed electric-car maker Tesla as nearly invincible. Electric vehicles have scored well in US government tests of front and side crashes- the Model ... a government crash test, neither GM nor Nissan, which make the top-selling electric cars in the US, know of any real-world blazes in their vehicles. "If you think about what you'd rather ...

  10. Lifestyle - Technology - TECHNOLOGY

    Smartphone apps guide the blind through the world

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 12:00am by JENNI MARSH

    ... to the visually impaired the skills they lack to navigate our concrete jungle. From recognising products in 7-Eleven to knowing which bus stop to jump off at, today there's an app for that. Lend ... smartphones, it was so much harder to get information," she says. "Now I can do things on my own without relying on someone being there to help." Mok cites the Kowloon Motor Bus app, ...




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