Be wary of robot emotions: Experts warn ‘simulated love is never love’ as our attachment to life-like AI personalities becomes more common Research has shown people have tendency to project human traits onto robots Such traits can be powerful tools for both connection and manipulation Scripted reactions may be... Read more
The Dubai Police are currently testing a smart device that can directly connect to their operations room with just a press of a button. Called SPS Express, the new technology features an emergency phone tower that is currently installed in Al Rigga area, where experiments are being done. Brig... Read more
The information and communications technology (ICT) industry is heavily based on knowledge; its growth potential strongly relies on the intelligence and ambition of both men and women. In the Arab region, the ICT sector has been largely dominated by males. However, women in the Arab world are currently taking... Read more
TOKYO (AFP) – Japanese scientists have succeeded in creating what they called the first-ever artificial crater on an asteroid, a step towards shedding light on how the solar system evolved, the country’s space agency said on Thursday (April 25). The announcement comes after the Hayabusa2 probe fired an explosive... Read more
“There are concerns about the quality of some of the emerging new jobs and, without immediate action, labour market disparities may grow, as certain groups of workers face greater risks than others,” the report says. The OECD reports that 36 per cent of Australian jobs face significant or high... Read more
Connected & Autonomous Vehicles 2019
Connected & Autonomous Vehicles Date: 15-16 May 2019Location: Santa Clara Convention Center, CA, USA Where auto meets IoT: Enabling the era of automated mobility on demand. At Connected & Autonomous Vehicles 2019, immerse yourself in the pressing topics shaping the future of the space, such as connectivity/5G, data, infrastructure,... Read more
BEIJING (CHINA DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – Shanghai is looking to be the primary global destination for science and technology efforts, after burnishing its credentials as a hub for finance and shipping. To achieve that goal, Shanghai will construct a national science centre and develop several key industries including integrated... Read more
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it would delay the retail launch of its Galaxy Fold smartphone for an unspecified period of time after reviewers discovered problems with the display, a hit to the reputation of the world’s largest handset maker. Last week, reviewers started posting problems with... Read more
Saudi social media has been abuzz over footage of a government agency using robots to oversee civil servants while at work. The video posted on Twitter by a local social media influencer shows employees at the kingdom’s Real Estate Development Fund holding meeting with a telepresence robot. The device... Read more
SYDNEY (XINHUA) – The city of Sydney in Australia has made a commitment to generate 100 per cent of its electricity through renewable energy. Setting a net-zero emissions target by 2050, the City of Sydney Council announced on Thursday (April 11) that they will prefer purchasing wind and solar... Read more