Science / Technology News http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=rss/tech.xml News on Science / Technology continually updated from thousands of sources around the net. en-us 240 Copyright 2017, Topix Topix http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page= //static.topixcdn.com/pics/topix_homepage_logo2.png Robots and AI could create more jobs than they destroy, report claims http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/robots-and-ai-could-create-more-jobs-than-they-destroy-report-claims?fromrss=1 Robots, artificial intelligence and algorithms could create more jobs than they destroy, according to a report by the World Economic Forum. Despite fears that advancing technology will have a negative impact on employment in the next decade, it is predicted 133 million new roles will be made, compared to 75 million jobs that will disappear.

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Andover Advertiser Mon, 17 Sep 2018 23:20:48 GMT 180917DET58R 0
SpaceX to announce private moon flight passenger http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/spacex-to-announce-private-moon-flight-passenger?fromrss=1 In this Feb. 6, 2018 file photo, Elon Musk, founder, CEO, and lead designer of SpaceX, speaks at a news conference after the Falcon 9 SpaceX heavy rocket launched successfully from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. SpaceX says it's signed the first private moon traveler.

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The Gazette Mon, 17 Sep 2018 19:05:00 GMT 1809172BCRRI 0
Eric and Colin Jacobsen http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/eric-and-colin-jacobsen?fromrss=1 Eric and Colin Jacobsen are brothers with a cosmic connection. They open the Greater Bridgeport Symphony season with a tribute to space.

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Westport News Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:32:25 GMT 180917FP6CIU 0
UVM supercomputer to get big upgrade with grant http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/uvm-supercomputer-to-get-big-upgrade-with-grant?fromrss=1 UVM says a $1 million National Science Foundation grant will be used to significantly upgrade its Vermont Advanced Computing Core. Once the work is finished the new cluster - dubbed DeepGreen - will be up to 3,000 times faster than the current computer.

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WCAX-TV Burlington Mon, 17 Sep 2018 09:59:57 GMT 180917UA2DHH 0
Reactions http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/reactions?fromrss=1 The former Apple engineer who designed the iPhone keyboard reveals what it was like to work under Steve Jobs' strict requirements for secrecy Apple's culture of secrecy means that a lot of details about how the company makes software remain hidden from the public. But one of the programmers who worked on the original iPhone recently released a book about his experience at the company.

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Yahoo! Mon, 17 Sep 2018 05:40:32 GMT 180916GA84VK 0
Co-founder of Salesforce buys Time magazine for $190 million http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/co-founder-of-salesforce-buys-time-magazine-for-190-million?fromrss=1 Time Magazine is being sold by Meredith Corp. to Marc Benioff, a co-founder of Salesforce, and his wife, it was announced Sunday.

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The Hastings Tribune Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:31:18 GMT 180916MQ1VGD 0
Drones tested for chemical detection in wake of Novichok attack http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/drones-tested-for-chemical-detection-in-wake-of-novichok-attack?fromrss=1 Teams in hazardous material suits have been a feature in Salisbury after the Novichok attack, but future chemical tests could be aided by drones. The Ministry of Defence said on Monday that a fleet of drones and robots were trialled to examine for chemical agents and biological threats while keeping troops and emergency services at a safe distance.

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Redhillandreigatelife.co.uk Sun, 16 Sep 2018 23:24:09 GMT 180916DEK1FP 0
Robot bricklayers to descend on Brexit Britain as developers grapple with skills shortage http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/robot-bricklayers-to-descend-on-brexit-britain-as-developers-grapple-with-skills-shortage?fromrss=1 Armies of robot bricklayers could become a common sight in Brexit Britain as construction firms turn to machines to make up for the loss of skilled labour from mainland Europe. The UK's construction sector is more receptive than any other in the world to the use of robots and drones on building sites, according to new research from Altus.

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Oxford Mail Sun, 16 Sep 2018 23:24:08 GMT 180916NHF4M0 0
What the creators of the giant plastic-cleaning system headed... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/what-the-creators-of-the-giant-plastic-cleaning-system-headed?fromrss=1 On Saturday, September 8, the Ocean Cleanup launched the first of the arrays they hope to use to clear plastic pollution from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. There's a stunning amount of plastic in the oceans, with much of it concentrated in one of five regions, called gyres, like the Great Pacific Garbage Patch .

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SFGate Sun, 16 Sep 2018 21:16:10 GMT 180916RE7T52 0
Apple's $1,000 iPhones are turning it into a luxury brand - and it... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/apples-1-000-iphones-are-turning-it-into-a-luxury-brand-and-it?fromrss=1 Apple's $1,000 iPhones are turning it into a luxury brand - and it could lose a whole generation of customers Apple is increasingly transforming itself into a luxury brand. A year after debuting its first thousand-dollar smartphone, the company replaced it with two more.

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Silicon Alley Insider Sun, 16 Sep 2018 17:08:26 GMT 1809165SBFU4 0
This female CEO is trying to defeat loneliness - and robots are part of her plan http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/this-female-ceo-is-trying-to-defeat-loneliness-and-robots-are-part-of-her-plan?fromrss=1 Imagine you're eight years old. You go to school every day, see your friends, and have lessons where you learn all the basics to set you on whatever path you eventually choose.

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Silicon Alley Insider Sun, 16 Sep 2018 12:48:59 GMT 180916NGTQFV 0
Wisconsin officials prepare for potential election hackers http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/wisconsin-officials-prepare-for-potential-election-hackers?fromrss=1 A private vendor inadvertently introduces malware into voting machines he is servicing. A hacker hijacks the cellular modem used to transmit unofficial Election Day results.

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Washington Times Sun, 16 Sep 2018 08:20:44 GMT 1809165SNKCB 0
Nearly three-quarters of all consumers are willing to purchase... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/nearly-three-quarters-of-all-consumers-are-willing-to-purchase?fromrss=1 But are consumers willing to purchase drugs through Amazon? A recent survey by Deutsche Bank indicates that nearly three quarters would be. Amazon's acquisition of digital pharmacy startup PillPack could be first of many new services the e-commerce giant might be adding on in order to increase its presence in the healthcare space and shake things up.

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Silicon Alley Insider Sun, 16 Sep 2018 04:07:16 GMT 180915B2BVR7 0
Naked Labs Body Scanner review: Naked Labs' all-seeing smart... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/naked-labs-body-scanner-review-naked-labs-all-seeing-smart?fromrss=1 The Naked Labs Body Scanner is easy to use and works as promised, delivering frighteningly detailed full-body scans. The well-designed app helps you track changes to your body over time, and does a good job of explaining the company's privacy policies in plain English.

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CNet News Sat, 15 Sep 2018 23:45:19 GMT 180915UP2A3J 0
The 5 Best Website Builders for Entrepreneurs -- and Which... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/the-5-best-website-builders-for-entrepreneurs-and-which?fromrss=1 Registration will allow you to post comments on newstimes.com and create a newstimes.com Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. About 71 percent of small businesses had websites in 2017, suggests a survey by Clutch, a business-to-business research firm.

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News Times Sat, 15 Sep 2018 19:15:15 GMT 180915I9MNDR 0
NASA satellite launched to measure Earth's ice changes http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/nasa-satellite-launched-to-measure-earths-ice-changes?fromrss=1 The United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket with the NASA Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite-2 onboard is seen shortly after the mobile service tower at SLC-2 was rolled back, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.

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Yuma Sun Sat, 15 Sep 2018 14:36:41 GMT 180915GCIL4E 0
Study: Facebook engagement for sites identified as publishing fake... http://www.atlantaforeclosurebroker.com/?page=tech/2018/09/study-facebook-engagement-for-sites-identified-as-publishing-fake?fromrss=1 Sources: a list of seven employees who quit Google over Dragonfly, including some engineers with up to 11 years tenure, is circulating inside Google - A list that names seven employees who say they quit their jobs at Google over a lack of corporate transparency is circulating within the company's ranks.

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Techmeme Sat, 15 Sep 2018 12:17:21 GMT 180915J12HS7 0