Women in STEM careers share top tips on how to get ahead in the field.
A scooter firm has apologised after issuing a journalist with legal threats over a blogpost about its scooters. Start-up Bird offers electric scooters in around 40 US cities, which are hired via an app. Bird accused Cory Doctorow of copyright infringement for linking to a forum about a device which enables abandoned scooters, bought at […]
Computer scientist Jaron Lanier says people should delete their social media accounts in order to get a greater perspective on life. He tells Hardtalk’s Stephen Sackur that companies such as Google and Facebook are “behaviour modification empires” due to the intense monitoring of their users and the way they send subliminal messages to them. You […]
Drones capable of detecting sharks and helping save stranded swimmers are being used by lifeguards in Australia. The Westpac Little Ripper drones use the artificial intelligence software, Shark Spotter, to distinguish between sharks and other marine life. An on-board siren warns swimmers of a nearby shark. Human lifeguards still need to physically retrieve those in […]