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Tech 2022 trends: Meatless meat, Web 3.0, Big 2021-12-01 03:50:01After a year that made the terms WFH (work from home) and metaverse instantly recognizable for many people, there are a new set of technological trend

Rare-earth elements separation technology licensed to Marshallton 2021-11-30 11:00:02A new technology for rare-earth elements chemical separation has been licensed to Marshallton Research Laboratories, a North Carolina-based manufactur

An advanced approach to fix wear damaged rails 2021-11-30 08:14:45An advanced approach to fix wear damaged rails in remote locations using a repair technology has been shown to be viable for large-scale use using neu

Holograms on the horizon? Company seeks to make 2021-11-29 12:30:02Remember R2D2 beaming a hologram of Princess Leia pleading for help from Obi-Wan-Kenobi in the first Star Wars movie back in 1977?

First electric autonomous cargo ship launched in Norway 2021-11-19 12:19:16Zero emissions and, soon, zero crew: the world's first fully electric autonomous cargo vessel was unveiled in Norway, a small but promising step towa

Ready for air taxis? Aerospace engineers and entrepreneurs 2021-11-17 12:59:05The next time you are outside, look up.

Robots, big data as Gulf nations bet on 2021-11-17 04:19:53Robots puttering around Dubai's hi-tech Expo site could be a sign of things to come for the Gulf, where new cities are being built from scratch with

Speckle-free holography for virtual displays 2021-11-12 14:00:04Virtual and augmented reality headsets are designed to place wearers directly into other environments, worlds and experiences. While the technology is

Real-time video of scenes hidden around corners is 2021-11-12 09:08:51As Ji Hyun Nam slowly tosses a stuffed cat toy into the air, a real-time video captures the playful scene at a 20th century webcam clip—a mere f

Augmented reality project brings Olympics birthplace to life 2021-11-10 09:40:01What would it be like to walk around the ancient religious sanctuary of Olympia when the Olympic Games were held?

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Pinterest adds new parental benefits for employees globally New! 2021-12-08 09:02:33The new and extended parental benefits include a minimum of 20 weeks parental leave, paid leave for pregnancy loss and IVF and egg freezing benefits.

Ireland’s DPC responds to ‘baseless’ Facebook lobbying accusations New! 2021-12-08 07:41:20The Irish data watchdog said its meetings with Facebook were in keeping with its supervisory role and that the lobbying accusations are false. The pos

2008: From financial crash to crypto cash New! 2021-12-08 07:00:03While most memories of 2008 are clouded by the recession, this year in STEM marked the origin of bitcoin and a deal that made two Irish teens milliona

SendOwl raises $4.5m in seed funding backed by 2021-12-08 06:06:35SendOwl CEO Matt Plotke is a former Stripe executive who bought the creator economy platform last year. The post SendOwl raises $4.5m in seed funding

Intel appoints a new VP based in Ireland 2021-12-08 04:33:31With Neil Philip’s promotion, nine Irish or Ireland-based people now hold vice-president roles at Intel. The post Intel appoints a new VP based

Amazon down: What you need to know about 2021-12-08 04:25:21Amazon said the root cause was ‘an impairment of several network devices’ and the issue has now been resolved. The post Amazon down: What

Infosys BPM to create 250 jobs at new 2021-12-08 04:13:28The business services company is growing its Waterford base with new roles in technical support, customer service and more. The post Infosys BPM to cr

BD hiring for 50 more jobs at new 2021-12-08 03:39:49The new BD production facility represents a $70m investment from the company, which has been operating in Drogheda for more than 60 years. The post BD

Unhappy with your end-of-year performance review? Here’s what 2021-12-08 03:00:04Hays’ Chris Dottie shares his advice about what to do if you don’t get the end-of-year job performance review you were hoping for. The pos

Why sensor technology could be at the heart 2021-12-08 02:00:30Dr Aoife Morrin believes the ‘holy grail’ of sensor technology lies in the ability to monitor our health via biomarkers in the skin. The p

Accenture and NIBRT pair up to bring medical 2021-12-07 08:53:47National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training's (NIBRT) collaboration with Accenture will see a team create a 'digital twin' instead o

European tech investment is at an all-time high 2021-12-07 07:26:45Atomico’s latest report found that European tech investment is set to break the $100bn mark in 2021. And Dublin has performed strongly in the st

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13 Great Black Friday Deals on Google Devices 2021-11-19 16:00:00The brand-new Pixel phones are $50 off, and there are discounts on Nest security cameras and smart speakers.

Netflix’s Cowboy Bebop Fails 2021-11-19 12:06:19The live-action adaptation is an overwrought performance of the beloved anime rather than a bold reimagining.

Brent Spiner's New Book Is a Star Trek 2021-11-19 12:00:00The actor, who played Data on Star Trek: The Next Generation, says Fan Fiction is a thriller, memoir, black comedy, and novel all in one.

17 Best Early Black Friday Deals on Amazon 2021-11-19 11:00:00Get a head start on your wish list with deals on Echo speakers, Fire tablets, Kindles, and more.

How to Use Your PS5 or Xbox Controller 2021-11-19 10:00:00Want to play games on your phone, desktop, laptop, or tablet? If you own a console, you probably don't need a separate controller.

The Best Wireless Earbuds for Every Need 2021-11-19 09:00:00Ready to cut the cord? We've tested the best buds that will never, ever get tangled.

Netflix’s New Top 10 Lists Feel Like a 2021-11-19 09:00:00As the market gets more and more crowded, the streaming giant seems to be fighting to stay in the conversation.

Iranian Hackers Are Going After US Critical Infrastructure 2021-11-19 09:00:00A hacking group is targeting a broad range of organizations, taking advantage of vulnerabilities that have been patched but not yet updated.

Arrested Evolution: Pokémon’s Refusal to Grow Up 2021-11-19 08:00:00Now in its 25th year, the franchise looks much the same as it always has. But is that such a bad thing?

Inside X’s Mission to Make Robots Boring 2021-11-19 08:00:00Plus: The man behind a famous paradox, the laws that will govern the metaverse, and a deadly swarm of scorpions.

Can Science Fiction Help Solve Our Biggest Problems? 2021-11-19 08:00:00This week, we hear from the acclaimed novelist Neal Stephenson about climate change, the metaverse, and the role fictional stories can play in shaping

Locked Out of ‘God Mode,’ Runners Hack Their 2021-11-19 07:00:00NordicTrack customers were watching Netflix using a simple trick—until the company blocked their access.


Scientists Discover Gigantic New World that Defies Previous New! 2021-12-08 17:42:13Rejoice! Scientists have discovered a new planet — and it’s really honkin’ big! As Space.com and other outlets reported, t

The Head of the CIA Says It’s Been New! 2021-12-08 16:54:21The feds are looking intro cryptocurrencies and apparently have been since the Trump administration. This revelation came during the Wall Street Journ

Amazon Outage Shuts Down IoT Vacuums, Doorbells, Fridges, New! 2021-12-08 16:15:34We now have yet another reason to despise Amazon after the company’s Tuesday outage left tons of people with “smart homes” in the lu

Elon Musk Just Sold His Final Home to New! 2021-12-08 15:25:43No Homes Tesla CEO Elon Musk officially sold off his last remaining home for a cool $30 million. That means his only official abode is a small $50,000

Streamline Your Workout With the Best Fitness Trackers New! 2021-12-08 15:00:03Gone are the days when you had to guess at health metrics like your exercise intensity or your stress level—now the best fitness trackers can do

Scientists: Stealing the Blood of the Young May New! 2021-12-08 14:43:47A team of researchers — who definitely aren’t vampires — have discovered that the blood of the young could be the secret to staying

Russia Mocked SpaceX. Now It’s Reserved a Seat New! 2021-12-08 13:51:10After years of snide remarks, mockery, and thinly-veiled threats, Russia is ready to make its peace with SpaceX. In fact, Dmitry Rogozin, the head of

Scientists Invent New Mask That Glows When Exposed New! 2021-12-08 13:04:43Researchers in Japan have developed a face mask that glows under UV light when exposed to coronavirus — so you definitely want to take one to yo

Billionaire Playboy Boards International Space Station New! 2021-12-08 12:01:31Japanese Billionaire Yusaku Maezawa is now, officially, a bonafide space cowboy. As International Space Station watchers on Twitter have noted, the e-

Elon Musk Says That Immortality Tech Would Be New! 2021-12-08 11:40:55SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has some strong feelings when it comes to our fate as a civilization. During an interview at The Wall Street Journal‘s CEO

MIT Scientist Says We’re on the Brink of New! 2021-12-08 10:34:29Inching to Extinction There’s no question things are a bit dire right now when it comes to climate change — but there is some good news: A

People Have Some Wild Theories About the Cube New! 2021-12-08 09:46:16Mystery House China spotted a puzzling “mystery house” on the surface of the Moon, a cube-shaped object hiding in plain sight. The object