Ingenious Underwater Drone Can Transition to Flight in Less Than a Second:

Ingenious Underwater Drone Can Transition to Flight in Less Than a Second:

Robots have traditionally been purpose-built to perform a single, very specific task, but researchers from Beihang University are taking a much different approach with a new robotic drone: that can operate underwater just as easily as in the air, and it features a clever, nature-inspired trick for maximizing its range. When you think of robots, … Read more

China blockchain explainer: What is BSN?

China blockchain explainer:  What is BSN?

China has made blockchain technology a strategic priority. Blockchain-based Service Network, or BSN, is part of its efforts to boost its capabilities in the sector. Yuichiro Chino |: Moment |: Getty Images: Chinese President Xi Jinping has declared that his country needs to “seize the opportunities” presented by blockchain technology. In a speech in 2019, … Read more

The clock is running out for Congress to pass Big Tech antitrust bills this year:

The clock is running out for Congress to pass Big Tech antitrust bills this year:

Nearly three years ago, when the Justice Department and Federal Trade Commission launched probes into the business practices of Big Tech, antitrust experts and legal talking heads declared a new age in enforcement and a chastening of unbridled financial power. But a pandemic and countless bill markups later – amid feverish lobbying efforts by Apple … Read more

New Lenovo Legion 7 and Slim 7 Laptops Pair Brawn with Beauty:

New Lenovo Legion 7 and Slim 7 Laptops Pair Brawn with Beauty:

: Lenovo Legion 7:Photo:: Florence Ion / Gizmodo: Lenovo is best known for its ThinkPad business laptops, but its Legion series has birthed some of the best gaming systems I’ve used in the past few years. Today, the laptop maker is replacing the old with a new fleet consisting of the Legion 7 and Legion … Read more

New Lenovo Legion 7 and Slim 7 Laptops Pair Brawn with Beauty:

New Lenovo Legion 7 and Slim 7 Laptops Pair Brawn with Beauty:

: Lenovo Legion 7:Photo:: Florence Ion / Gizmodo: Lenovo is best known for its ThinkPad business laptops, but its Legion series has birthed some of the best gaming systems I’ve used in the past few years. Today, the laptop maker is replacing the old with a new fleet consisting of the Legion 7 and Legion … Read more

Uber to cut down on costs, treat hiring as a ‘privilege’: CEO email:

Uber to cut down on costs, treat hiring as a ‘privilege’:  CEO email:

Uber posted a $ 5.9 billion loss in the first quarter of 2022. Philip Pacheco |: AFP via Getty Images: Uber will cut back on spending and focus on becoming a leaner business to address a “seismic shift” in investor sentiment, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi told employees in an email obtained by CNBC. “After earnings, I … Read more

Uber to cut down on costs, treat hiring as a ‘privilege’: CEO email:

Uber to cut down on costs, treat hiring as a ‘privilege’:  CEO email:

Uber will cut back on spending and focus on becoming a leaner business to address a “seismic shift” in investor sentiment, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi told employees in an email obtained by CNBC. “After earnings, I spent several days meeting investors in New York and Boston,” Khosrowshahi said in the email, which was sent out late … Read more