How Will Trump’s Emergency Text Alerts Work? The president plans to send a test message in a system that would notify Americans of an imminent attack or other catastrophe — Read more on Continue reading . . . Dina Fine Maron {authorlink} Scientific American: Technology Science news andRead More →


Success! Final Orion Parachute Tests Completed NASA completed the final test to qualify Orion’s parachute system for flights with astronauts, an important milestone on the path to send humans on missions to deep space. Continue reading . . . {authorlink} NASA Image of the Day The latest NASA “ImageRead More →

JAXA plans to send robot avatars with human-like hands to space JAXA unveiled the Avatar X project in early September, revealing its plans to send humanoid machines controlled by human operators to space. Now, Japanese robotics company Meltin has announced that it has teamed up with JAXA and ANA toRead More →

Sacramento Kings use next-gen texting to send tickets and schedules The Sacramento Kings are still as obsessed with technology as ever, although their latest move could be particularly helpful in the long run. The basketball team has teamed up with Zipwhip to become the first pro sports outfit to useRead More →

This Tech Lets You Send Any Cryptocurrency to the Lightning Network This Tech Lets You Send Any Cryptocurrency to the Lightning Network  CoinDesk Full coverage Continue reading . . . {authorlink} cryptocurrency – Google News Google News More →

Google Gboard can use selfies to create a ‘Mini’ version of you If you want to send friends custom emoji using Gboard, you can either tap into your Bitmoji sticker collection… or use the keyboard’s latest feature. Google has launched “Mini” stickers for iOS and Android, which use machine learningRead More →

Gmail’s merciful ‘undo send’ feature comes to Android Gmail’s desktop ‘undo send’ feature is a godsend for the mashy-handed, letting you recall an email for a short time after you’ve sent it out into the internet ether. Now — finally — it’s available on Android with the latest Gmail updateRead More →

Chinese ‘hackers’ try to attack state governments by mailing CDs , How do you infiltrate US government computers when security experts are increasingly aware of your hacking campaigns? Send old-fashioned mail, apparently. The Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center has warned officials of a China-based c… , Continue reading .Read More →

NASA contest finalists show off their Mars habitat models, Yes, we’ve yet to successfully send humans to Mars, but we already need to start thinking how we can stay there for long stretches of time — or even for good. NASA launched the 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge back in 2015 toRead More →

Send tracks from Amazon Music to Alexa devices with Alexa Cast, Today, Amazon announced that users listening to music through the Amazon Music app can now cast their tunes to any Alexa-enabled speaker from their phone. The feature is called, unsurprisingly, Alexa Cast. , Continue reading . . . ,Read More →

Russia may send a robot ‘crew’ to space in 2019 , Leveraging robotics to undertake dangerous missions has obvious benefits for mankind, and space travel is no exception. In 2011, NASA sent its dexterous assistant ‘Robonaut 2’ on a trip to the International Space Station (ISS) with the objective ofRead More →

FCC vote likely dooms Sinclair-Tribune merger, The FCC has voted to send the proposed sale of Tribune Media properties to Sinclair to a hearing, effectively hammering the second-to-last nail in the coffin on the buyout. The agency’s commissioners unanimously agreed on a Hearing Designation Order… , Continue reading . .Read More →

New research could banish guilty feeling for consuming whole dairy products, Enjoying full-fat milk, yogurt, cheese and butter is unlikely to send people to an early grave, according to new research. , Continue reading . . . , ,, Top Environment News — ScienceDaily, Top stories featured on ScienceDaily’sRead More →

California mall owner’s license plate readers send info to ICE , Some shopping malls in California are scanning license plates and sending that data to a surveillance vendor that works with — and sells information to — Immigrations and Customs Enforcement. That’s according to a report by tech watchdog groupRead More →

You can now send and receive money through Google Pay, Earlier this year, when Android Pay officially became Google Pay, we were surprised that the ability to send and receive money was still contained in a separate app (called Google Pay Send). Today, Google finally announced that the company isRead More →