Analysis: Murkiness of Russia’s ransomware role complicates Biden summit mission

https://www.reuters.com-Joseph Menn U.S. President Joe Biden holds a news conference at the end of the G7 summit, at Cornwall Airport Newquay, Britain, June 13, 2021. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque As U.S. President Joe Biden prepares to confront Russian...

WhatsApp launches privacy campaign after backlash

https://www.bbc.com/-By Zoe Kleinman-Technology reporter image copyright Reuters image caption Home Secretary Priti Patel has expressed concerns about end-to-end encryption enabling child abuse WhatsApp has launched its first major privacy-focused advertising campaign in the UK. It follows a...

Flying Taxis Put Future Of Passenger Planes At Risk: Aircraft Lessor Avolon

Flying taxis: The latest deals reflect growing interest in battery-powered aircraft that can take off and land vertically, offering a new way to hop between cities. WorldReuters Paris: Airbus and Boeing watch out - one...

‘Ring of fire’ eclipse to sweep across Earth

By Jonathan Amos-BBC Science Correspondent https://www.bbc.com -image copyright Getty Images image caption A ring of brilliance will cross the top of the globe It's celestial showtime on Thursday as much of the Northern Hemisphere gets to witness...

U.S. Senate passes sweeping bill to address China tech threat

https://www.reuters.com-David Shepardson The U.S. Capitol building is seen behind security fencing that has been up around the building since shortly after the January 6, 2021 siege on Capitol Hill in Washington, May 28, 2021. REUTERS/Evelyn...

iOS15: Apple continues privacy war with app tracker reports

By Zoe Kleinman & David Molloy-Technology reporters https://www.bbc.com-image copyright Apple image caption Apple boss Tim Cook introduced the WWDC conference Apple device users will now be able see when individual apps request to access features such as...

S Korean designer creates ‘Third Eye’ for ‘smartphone zombies’

South Korean industrial designer Paeng Min-wook showcases a robotic eye, called "The Third Eye", on his forehead as he uses his mobile phone while walking on street, in Seoul. Photo: REUTERS By Minwoo Park - ...

Musk says Tesla cancels the longest-range Model S Plaid+

Reuters A Tesla Model S steering wheel is on display at the Canadian International AutoShow in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, February 13, 2019. REUTERS/Mark Blinch Production for Tesla Inc’s (TSLA.O) longest-range Model S Plaid+ is canceled, CEO...

Bill Gates’ next generation nuclear reactor to be built in Wyoming

In this June 10, 2010 photo, Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates attends a news conference in Washington with fellow US execs about their group's recommendations to revolutionize energy innovation. (REUTERS File Photo) https://arab.news/nmtd3Reuters The world's first...

Venus: Nasa announces two new missions

https://www.bbc.com-image copyright Reuters image caption The missions will take place between 2028 and 2030 Nasa has announced that it is sending two new missions to Venus in order to examine the planet's atmosphere and geological features....

Amazon backs marijuana legalization, drops weed testing for some jobs

https://www.reuters.com/-Reuters The Amazon logo is seen outside its JFK8 distribution center in Staten Island, New York, U.S. November 25, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid. Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) said on Tuesday it supports a proposed U.S. legislation to legalize...

Honda Aircraft Co unveils HondaJet Elite S

GREENSBORO, North Carolina -  Japan  Today Honda Aircraft Co has unveiled its new upgraded aircraft, the HondaJet Elite S, at its first ever virtual product launch event themed "Innovation Continues: Elite S." The HondaJet Elite S...

China to send 3 male astronauts to its space station in June

A child stands near a giant screen showing the images of the Tianhe space station at the China Science and Technology Museum in Beijing. (REUTERS/Tingshu Wang/File Photo) https://arab.news/bewnm-AP The Tianhe, or Heavenly Harmony, is the...

GM’s newest vehicle: Off-road, self-driving rover for moon

This illustration provided by General Motors and Lockheed Martin depicts astronauts and concepts of lunar rovers on the surface of the moon. Photo: GM via AP By MARCIA DUNN - Japan Today CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla General Motors...

Climate: World at risk of hitting temperature limit soon

https://www.bbc.com-By David Shukman-Science editor image copyright Reuters It's becoming more likely that a key global temperature limit will be reached in one of the next five years. A major study says by 2025 there's a 40% chance...

AI emotion-detection software tested on Uyghurs

By Jane Wakefield-Technology reporter https://www.bbc.com/-image copyright Reuters image caption A gate of what is officially known as a "vocational skills education centre" in Xinjiang A camera system that uses AI and facial recognition intended to reveal states...

Super blood moon 2021: total lunar eclipse will bring cosmic show across Pacific on...

Hawaii will have the best view of May’s full supermoon, followed by California, the Pacific north-west, New Zealand and Australia A ‘super blood wolf moon’ during a total lunar eclipse in Marseille, France, in January...

New sensation: Pioneering mind-controlled arm restores sense of touch

Nathan Copelandcontrols a robotic arm thanks to electrodes implanted in his brain. Photo: UPMC/Pitt Health Sciences/AFP By Lucie AUBOURG -  Japan  Today WASHINGTON Imagine being able to control a robotic arm from a distance, using only your...

Mysterious Fast Radio Bursts Discovered in Arms of Spiral Galaxies

by Max Gorbachev First discovered in 2007, fast radio bursts (FRBs) have puzzled scientists for years. In just a few milliseconds, these radio waves manage to discharge more energy than hundreds of millions of suns. The...

Farewell (again) to Microsoft’s Internet Explorer

By Zoe Kleinman-Technology reporter https://www.bbc.com/-image copyright Microsoft/Getty Microsoft's Internet Explorer will finally be retired next year after more than 26 years of service, the tech giant says. The veteran web browser was released with Windows 95. It will...