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Friday, May 06, 2016

Technology

Move over drones, driverless cars _ unmanned ship up next

Move over drones, driverless cars _ unmanned ship up next

The Pentagon is showing off the world's largest unmanned surface vessel, a self-driving 132-foot ship able to travel up to 10,000 nautical miles on its own
Published: 05/03/16

Google offers $250,000 for Flint research, local nonprofit

Google is offering $250,000 to help with the ongoing response efforts in Flint as the Michigan city reels from the effects of a lead-contaminated water supply
Published: 05/03/16
Solar plane arrives in Arizona on latest leg of global trip

Solar plane arrives in Arizona on latest leg of global trip

An airplane powered only by sunlight has arrived in a Phoenix suburb after completing the latest leg of its global trip
Published: 05/03/16
Who created bitcoin? The long search may not be over

Who created bitcoin? The long search may not be over

For many in the tech world, the true identity of bitcoin's elusive founder has been a long-running parlor game
Published: 05/03/16

Mississippi seeks more computer science teaching in schools

The state Department of Education and Mississippi State University are working together to add computer science education to elementary and high school across the state
Published: 05/02/16
WhatsApp is what's out in Brazil, amid judicial battle

WhatsApp is what's out in Brazil, amid judicial battle

The popular messaging service WhatsApp goes out in Brazil, after a judge orders it blocked for 72 hours nationwide amid an ongoing legal dispute
Published: 05/02/16
US stocks rise as some tech companies recover

US stocks rise as some tech companies recover

U.S. stock indexes closed solidly higher, recovering some of last week's steep declines
Published: 05/02/16
Bitcoin's creator unmasks himself _ well, maybe

Bitcoin's creator unmasks himself _ well, maybe

The mystery creator of the digital currency bitcoin has finally stepped forward _ or has he
Published: 05/02/16
The Latest: Solar plane leaving California for Arizona

The Latest: Solar plane leaving California for Arizona

A solar-powered plane is crossing the Mojave Desert on its way from California to Arizona on the latest leg of its round-the-world journey
Published: 05/02/16
AP EXPLAINS: What is bitcoin? A look at the digital currency

AP EXPLAINS: What is bitcoin? A look at the digital currency

Australian inventor Craig Wright has come forward claiming to be the creator of bitcoin _ but what is it, exactly
Published: 05/02/16