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EU Parliament approves copyright law in blow to big tech
EU Parliament approves copyright law in blow to big tech
The European Parliament on Wednesday approved a controversial EU copyright law that hands more power to news and record companies against internet...
Bug evolution thrown into Chaos
Bug evolution thrown into Chaos
Things that have been used to combat bacterial infections: Bread. Honey. Doorknobs. Antibiotics. Viruses. Lasers. And now: an anti-evolutionary...
Facebook to build $1bn Singapore data centre, first in Asia
Facebook to build $1bn Singapore data centre, first in Asia
Facebook said on Thursday that it will invest over $1-billion to build a data centre in Singapore, its first in Asia, powered by renewable energy...
Laziness: Lifeline or death knell?
Laziness: Lifeline or death knell?
Paleoanthropologists said last week that laziness led to the extinction of one of humanity’s close cousins. But now evolutionary biologists have...
Facebook rolls out video service worldwide
Facebook rolls out video service worldwide
Facebook said it is rolling out globally its Watch video service on Wednesday, which has already been available in the United States for more...
Facebook thwarts misinformation effort linked to Iran, Russia
Facebook thwarts misinformation effort linked to Iran, Russia
Facebook announced it identified stealth misinformation campaigns from Russia and Iran and shut down hundreds of accounts as part of its battle...
First satellite to measure global winds set for launch
First satellite to measure global winds set for launch
A satellite designed to measure Earth's global wind patterns is set to be hoisted into orbit Tuesday from the Arianespace launch site in French...
Great features ... heavy price-tag
Great features ... heavy price-tag
Samsung unveiled its latest flagship device in New York last week, a month after it reported a quarterly decline because of poor Galaxy S9...
Set course for the heart of the Sun
Set course for the heart of the Sun
The story of space is a story of flag-waving and one-upmanship.
Twitter suspends far-right figure Alex Jones for a week
Twitter suspends far-right figure Alex Jones for a week
Twitter has suspended the personal account of far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones for a week, US media have reported.
How biobanks can help improve the integrity of scientific research
How biobanks can help improve the integrity of scientific research
Biobanks are repositories which receive, store,...
NASA launches historic probe to 'touch sun'
NASA launches historic probe to 'touch sun'
NASA on Sunday launched a $1.5-billion spacecraft toward the Sun on a historic mission to protect the Earth by unveiling the mysteries of dangerous...
Antidepressant pollutants make courting birds violent — study
Antidepressant pollutants make courting birds violent — study
Songbirds altered their courtship behaviour after exposure to antidepressants increasingly found in the natural environment, according to a...
'Paving the Future with Technology — Innovation Beyond Gender and Generations'
'Paving the Future with Technology — Innovation Beyond Gender and Generations'
Technology is a tool that helps us to create. It is available to us today to ensure that we can build a better world in the future.

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