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Microsoft Halts a Global Fraud Campaign That Targeted 2020-07-10 09:00:00A sophisticated scheme was designed to trick businesses in more than 60 countries into wiring large sums of money to attackers.

Best Unlimited Data Plans: T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon 2020-07-10 09:00:00All the major US carriers have options that let you stream as much as you want. We've laid out how they work, and which will give you the most bang f

Where Are the Adults in the Clubhouse? 2020-07-10 09:00:00Plus: A tough review of IBM’s PCjr, fresh questions on Covid-19, and government help for the self-sufficient.

Defending Black Lives Means Banning Facial Recognition 2020-07-10 08:00:00What’s happening in Detroit should be a wakeup call for the nation. We can’t stop police violence without ending police surveillance.

Covid-19 Immunity May Rely on a Microscopic Helper: 2020-07-10 08:00:00Researchers have been looking beyond antibodies to understand how immunity to the new virus might work—and how to design a vaccine.

The Ways We’re Fighting Back Against Doomscrolling 2020-07-10 08:00:00This week, Angela Watercutter joins us to talk about why it's hard to unglue your eyes from bad news on social media. Plus, we share our tips for put

An Algorithm Set Students’ Grades—and Altered Their Futures 2020-07-10 07:00:00The International Baccalaureate program canceled its high-stakes exam because of Covid-19. The formula it used to "predict" scores puzzles students

How a ‘Heat Dome’ Forms—and Why This One 2020-07-10 07:00:00A massive, intense heat wave is settling over the continental US. The ravages of the Covid pandemic are going to make it all the more deadly.

The Triumphant, Complicated Return of 'Hamilton' 2020-07-10 07:00:00The musical, which debuted on Broadway in 2015, is now on Disney+. And it's ready to be reexamined in new ways by an even bigger audience.

13 YouTube Channels We Geek Out Over in 2020-07-10 07:00:00From flying a plane to restoring art, YouTubers can truly teach you anything. Here are the best shows that have sparked our curiosity during quarantin

Will We Recognize Life on Mars When We 2020-07-09 14:12:52If NASA's Perseverance rover finds life on the Red Planet, there's a good chance our first extraterrestrial encounter will be a little ambiguous.

'Palm Springs' Is a Timely Comedy About Being 2020-07-09 13:52:46In Hulu’s new romantic comedy, every day feels the same. Sound familiar?

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Light Reflection, Heat Reduction 2020-07-10 07:00:00Have you ever compared the feeling of wearing a white shirt on a hot summer day versus a darker shirt? Exactly, you feel much cooler with paler colors

Blast-Proof Cubes 2020-07-10 07:00:00New 3D-printed plastic cubes, developed by a team of scientists of the Los Alamos National Laboratory, could be the used in the next generation of lig

Deadly Suntan 2020-07-10 07:00:00Now that summer is here, people want to go out, go to a lake, a park, camping, or any other outdoor activity allowed by the nicer weather. But, nothin

Vapor Voltage 2020-07-09 07:00:00Researchers from TAU's Porter School of the Environment and Earth Sciences could have found a way to use the water vapor contained in the atmosphere

Bone-Mending Impact 2020-07-09 07:00:00Joint replacement surgery is one of the most performed surgeries per year in the United States of America. The most common are knee replacement surger

Amplify Your Look 2020-07-07 13:00:00Just like you pick your wardrobe, you pick the glasses that fit your personality best. Eye-wear that was once only used to aid the visually impaired a

Wearable Air Conditioning Unit 2020-07-06 07:00:00A team of researchers at the NC State University could have found the material of tomorrow's clothing.

Reduce Reuse Recycle 2020-07-06 07:00:00The change to a green economy in the near future is inevitable as we have reached a critical point in climate changes.

Your Pocket Translator 2020-07-06 07:00:00"Communication is key" but sometimes conveying your message doesn't come easy when encountering someone who speaks a different tongue, especially S

Clean Gas-Powered Cars 2020-07-03 13:00:00Clean powering methods and protecting the environment are big concerns of the future, which is what led researchers at the Washington State University

Nuclear Jawbreakers 2020-07-03 07:00:00Nuclear power is the perfect alternative to fossil fuel. Not only is nuclear energy cleaner, it is also much more efficient in energy production. Howe

Bubble Wrap for Buildings 2020-07-02 19:00:00Researchers, led by Professor Guoliang Huang, from the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at the University of Missouri College of Engine

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How drones and aerial vehicles could change cities 2020-07-07 10:20:14Drones, personal flying vehicles and air taxis may be part of our everyday life in the very near future. Drones and air taxis will create new means of

Apple would like to store your passport and 2020-07-07 05:28:16In the next edition of Apple's iOS operating system, Apple is enticing us with the possibility of using the iPhone to turn on and off cars.

Facebook designs ultra-thin VR eyeglasses 2020-07-02 13:10:05Facebook said this week it has developed the thinnest virtual reality headset in the world. Although it remains a prototype for now, the device does a

Multi-sensor system for the precise and efficient inspection 2020-07-01 12:18:13Critical infrastructure such as transport networks are the lifelines of modern society. Extreme weather events may cause damage to railway tracks, roa

How have people responded to COVID-19 restrictions around 2020-07-01 09:48:01Public camera footage of how people have responded so far to COVID-19 social distancing guidelines in spaces such as tourist spots and busy street cor

Punchdrunk: New venture with Pokemon Go designer offers 2020-07-01 09:20:15Pubs and cinemas may be opening in the UK, but the performing arts sector remains languishing under lockdown and live performance continues to be proh

Wearable-tech glove translates sign language into speech in 2020-06-29 11:00:10UCLA bioengineers have designed a glove-like device that can translate American Sign Language into English speech in real time though a smartphone app

New automotive radar spots hazards around corners 2020-06-25 15:23:12Using radar commonly deployed to track speeders and fastballs, researchers have developed an automated system that will allow cars to peer around corn

Artificial intelligence produces data synthetically to help treat 2020-06-25 08:30:28Data driven technologies and "big data" are revolutionizing many industries. However, in many areas of research—including health and drug deve

Research brings tech tutorials to people with visual 2020-06-23 10:24:08A research project that aims to help people that are blind or that have other visual impairments learn computer circuit design was recognized recently

Self-driving bus services tested out in Tallinn 2020-06-18 14:18:41Two types of self-driving bus are being tested out in Estonia this week as part of initiatives that could revolutionise public transport in Europe.

Google's new light field video research showcases high-quality 2020-06-18 13:33:07Google is taking immersive media technology to the next level, showing a practical system for light field video. Wide field of view scenes can be reco

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EU tasks TU Dublin to help create ‘European 2020-07-09 10:18:05TU Dublin is one of eight universities chosen as part of an EU project that could lead to a European-wide model for third-level education. The post E

Unusual, colliding neutron stars may unlock mysteries of 2020-07-09 07:31:19A newly discovered, unusual pulsar could allow astronomers to more accurately measure how fast our universe is expanding. The post Unusual, colliding

DCU now home to Biodesign Europe research centre 2020-07-09 06:03:44DCU has partnered with Arizona State University to launch a new research centre with a focus on scientific innovations in human health. The post DCU

Research into food waste and plastics backed by 2020-07-09 02:15:09SFI has launched two new competitions worth €2m each to fund innovations in food waste and plastic under the Future Innovator Prize. The post Re

Teacher survey reveals lessons learned while teaching from 2020-07-08 06:34:54A lack of motivation and limited access to devices have hampered the ability to teach remotely, a survey of Irish secondary-school teachers has found.

Could our approach to physical distancing change after 2020-07-08 05:20:19The WHO said it is looking into the possibility that the coronavirus could spread through airborne microdroplets indoors. The post Could our approach

TCD researcher wins European Research Council award 2020-07-07 08:13:55Prof Anna Davies received the inaugural Public Engagement with Research award for using social media to further her research into food-sharing. The po

Hair discovery may pave way towards non-invasive fertility 2020-07-06 08:05:47A small study has found that one day a hair sample may be used to measure levels of a fertility hormone in women, but further research is needed. The

Lero announces new partnership with Cork Institute of 2020-07-06 06:04:52The software research centre Lero has announced it will add the Cork Institute of Technology as an academic partner. The post Lero announces new part

WHO confirms it is pulling hydroxychloroquine from international 2020-07-06 05:10:18The WHO has accepted the recommendation to pull hydroxychloroquine, as well as lopinavir and ritonavir, from its international Solidarity Trial. The p

Soapbox Science Galway set to go virtual with 2020-07-03 05:34:45Soapbox Science Galway will see 12 women in STEM take to their virtual soapboxes at a free live-stream event. The post Soapbox Science Galway set to g

SFI announces €4.8m backing for Covid-19 immunology research 2020-07-03 04:47:21The Government, through SFI, has announced a €4.8m investment in a TCD-led research partnership to better understand Covid-19. The post SFI anno

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Hone Your Mind with this Speed Reading & 2020-07-09 17:15:48 Have you ever had a moment where somebody asks you about some fact in a book you read, and you come up blank? You’re not alone, and it can be a

Scientists Detect “Ringing” in the Earth’s Atmosphere 2020-07-09 16:48:50 According to a new study by an international team of researchers, the Earth’s entire atmosphere vibrates much as the same way a ringing bell do

China Says There’s a New Disease That’s Even 2020-07-09 16:16:25 China’s embassy in former Soviet republic Kazakhstan has put out a statement warning of an “unknown pneumina” that is reportedly fa

On an Interstellar Flight, Language Itself Would Evolve 2020-07-09 15:25:41 In science fiction, there’s something called a generation ship: a spacecraft that ferries humankind on a multiple-generation-long journey to br

NASA Pumps Funding Into Startup That Says It 2020-07-09 13:54:29 NASA just awarded several million dollars to Pioneer Astronautics, a company that claims it can gather up lunar regolith and turn it into usable oxyg

Elon Musk Brags That Tesla Is “Very Close” 2020-07-09 13:10:45 In a video message recorded for the opening of Shanghai’s annual World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC), Tesla CEO Elon Musk stated th

Scientists Still Don’t Know Why COVID-19 Hits Men 2020-07-09 11:53:41 When the coronavirus pandemic began, reports quickly emerged that the disease seemed to be hitting men harder and killing them at higher rates than i

Elon Musk’s Boring Company Announces Tunnel-Digging Contest 2020-07-09 11:13:36 Elon Musk’s tunneling company The Boring Company has decided to put on a fun competition, challenging the general public to dig a tunnel faster

Wearable Air Conditioner Could Stave Off Your Death 2020-07-09 10:35:43 Sony has developed a wearable personal air conditioner that you can stick inside a specially-designed pocket sewn into an accompanying shirt. The dev

Reclaim Your Online Privacy With This Awesome Deal 2020-07-09 09:35:14 When it comes to protecting your online privacy and security, the first thing you should probably do is subscribe to a VPN. And if you have not done

Police Are Seeking Tesla Owners to Solve an 2020-07-09 09:05:05 Police in Sandefjord, Norway, are turning to an unlikely ally while investigating an attempted murder. On Sunday night, someone tried to burn down Ma

This Ultra-Advanced Electric Bike Offers the Best of 2020-07-09 04:32:55 Electric bikes are having a moment lately, as more and more people discover the unique feeling of riding a bike with the magic of pedal assist. The F

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