TOKYO — World records are bound to fall at every Olympics, when the world’s greatest athletes compete on one stage and are pushed further and faster by advances in technology. Yet many also wondered whether swampy conditions in and around Tokyo — and the impact of a year’s...
by: Array, Associated Press Posted: Apr 24, 2020 / 11:58 AM PDT / Updated: Apr 24, 2020 / 12:15 PM PDT FILE – In this Dec. 20, 2019 file photo, Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison announces support for a pilot program that uses surveillance planes over the city...
Samsung has announced a brand new version of the Galaxy S20, which has been designed specifically for the United States’ Department of Defense.  The Samsung Galaxy S20 TE is described as a mission-ready smartphone, but rocks the same 6.2-inch AMOLED screen and the Snapdragon 865 system-on-a-chip. However, on the outside,...
NASA’s much-vaunted mars helicopter Ingenuity suffered a navigation timing error that sent it into a tailspin over the Martian surface during its recent flight. On May 28, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) announced that the ‘Marscopter’ has successfully completed its sixth test flight on its 91st day on...
Apple and Google announced plans to build COVID-19 tracing into iPhone and Android operating systems on April 10. The move marked a major partnership between the top two mobile operating system competitors in an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19. Platform updates to enable the COVID-19 contact tracing...
HPE has announced that it will deliver the world's fastest exascale supercomputer for the US Department of Energy's (DOE) National Security Administration (NNSA).The new supercomputer, which can reach a record-breaking speed of two exaflops, has been named El Capitan by the DOE's Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). The...
American Medical Association Releases Guidance on Medical Student Participation in COVID-19 Response April 5, 11:45 a.m. Medical students across the country, at institutions like Harvard University, New York University and the University of Kansas, are being permitted to graduate early to aid in the fight against COVID-19. Other students may be...
NEW YORK (REUTERS) - Pfizer Inc said on Friday (Jan 22) it had finished enrolling children aged between 12 and 15 in a study testing its Covid-19 vaccine, as the US drugmaker seeks to expand the shot's use among different age groups. The study, which was announced in October,...
Feb.21 -- Huawei has been rocked by political and legal turmoil at a time when it also happens to be poised to build the worldwide 5G revolution. Is the timing a coincidence, or a coordinated attempt to knock China's biggest company down a peg? This is the story of...