The International Organization of Migration (IOM), a related agency of the United Nations, has selected Tactilis Pte. Limited of Singapore, developers and manufacturers of a new biometric computer card technology, for three pilot projects with IOM.
As privacy concerns grow with so-called ‘free’ services like Google and Facebook under pressure, alternatives to Google’s powerful search engine are beginning to gain momentum and significant market share.
Infineon Technologies AG, a German advanced microelectronics company, and NSRCEL at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore are partnering to help with the early growth stages of Artificial Intelligence start-ups.
ITU-T, a specialized agency of the United Nations, on November 13 approved a set of Japanese-developed standards to guide design of telecommunications equipment in the face of soft errors related to cosmic ray equipment interference.
After successful pilot deployments of Calgary-based Ambyint IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things)-enabled edge controllers and associated Artificial Intelligence solutions integration, Husky Energy has decided to deploy the technology on all wells in Rainbow Lake, Alberta.
The lead battery, a mainstay of modern life in multiple forms for 159 years after its invention, is now getting a new lease on life as modern technologies may make it more effective, both for the automotive industry and the power grid.
On July 18, individuals, companies and other organizations banded together in a rare sign of international unity to sign a joint pledge saying they would “neither participate in nor support the development, manufacture, trade or use of lethal autonomous weapons”.
A British Columbia company claims it has done the impossible. It has found a way to efficiently remove carbon dioxide out of the air and convert it into fuel for an estimated one-third of what any other company has accomplished to date.
A major South Korean tech institution is partnering with one of the country’s largest weapons manufacturers to be a part of “the global competition to develop autonomous arms”. On April 5, over 50 artificial intelligence researchers and experts announced a boycott of the South Korean University unless the project is stopped.
The success of Google and Facebook was built on demanding the attention and perhaps even the souls of those who become addicted to the platforms. A coalition of former employees from both has formed a new group to drive the development of healthier products.