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Researchers at Texas A&M University and Tsinghua University in Beijing are studying how the coronavirus pandemic has changed U.S. electricity consumption.
An international team of researchers have developed a plug-and-play lens that streamlines adaptive optics for microscopy.
Lyft has released a Prediction Dataset, which contains the logs of movements of cars, pedestrians, and other obstacles encountered by its 23 autonomous vehicles in Palo Alto, Calif.
Amazon Web Services has launched a service that enables non-coders to write applications, which could broaden the cloud service's audience beyond programmers.
The number of COVID-19 models was growing so numerous that one laboratory created a COVID-19 forecasting hub featuring an ensemble output of numerous models.
Security updates have been silently deployed to customers on Tuesday through the Windows Store app.
Officials promised to recruit at least 500 cyberspies and build on the country's offensive capabilities to take the online battle overseas.
An upcoming science-fiction film will feature the first humanoid robot to take on the lead role in a movie.
Researchers have developed the first open-source Unity software toolkit that developers can use to incorporate techniques to reduce cybersickness into extended reality environments.
Ford Motor's new F-150 pickup and upcoming Mach-E electric SUV will be the carmaker's first vehicles to be equipped with electronic systems that enable wireless software upgrades.
Researchers discovered a new variant of a powerful cryptojacking and DDoS-based malware, called Lucifer, which infects Windows machines by exploiting their vulnerabilities.
Researchers have developed a method of pollinating flowers using an aerial drone that emits pollen-infused soap bubbles.
Artificial intelligence could automate software coding.
Cryptographers are developing algorithms to ensure security in a world of quantum computing.
We need to mitigate the environmental impact of disposing of electronics at their end of useful life.