Water Detected on Planet Inside the Habitable Zone for the First Time

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The astronomers who comb through data on planetary surveys looking for potentially habitable planets are searching for worlds with certain specific characteristics. We assume that any planet capable of supporting life has to exist within the habitable zone (also […]

Hatebase catalogues the world’s hate speech in real time so you don’t have to – gpgmail

[ad_1] Policing hate speech is something nearly every online communication platform struggles with. Because to police it, you must detect it; and to detect it, you must understand it. Hatebase is a company that has made understanding hate speech its primary mission, and it provides that understanding as a service — an increasingly valuable one. […]

After Epstein, it’s time for the Valley to find a moral view on capital – gpgmail

[ad_1] Is capital moral or amoral? In the predominant view held in Silicon Valley today, capital is amoral — cash is cash, and regardless of where it comes from, once it leaves the hand of its investor or donor, it no longer has that individual’s taint. That money might have previously been spent on acquiring […]

Time to apply to the TC Hackathon at Disrupt Berlin 2019 – gpgmail

[ad_1] What do you get when you mix 500 highly skilled code poets, 36 hours of sleep-deprived coding and an unlimited supply caffeine? If you guessed the TC Hackathon you are correct! Come and pit your mad programming skills against the best in the world at Disrupt Berlin 2019 on 11-12 December. We’re limiting the […]

AMD Overtakes Nvidia in Graphics Shipments for First Time in 5 Years

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. AMD saw its share of the graphics market surge in Q2 2019, with total shipments larger than Nvidia for the first time in five years. At the same time, Nvidia retains a hard lock on the add-in board market […]

Engineers Connect Two Halves of NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope for First Time

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Development of the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) stretches all the way back to the mid-90s. No one at the time could have anticipated how long it would take to get the monstrously complex instrument built, but we’re in […]

Why now is the time to get ready for quantum computing – gpgmail

[ad_1] For the longest time, even while scientists were working to make it a reality, quantum computing seemed like science fiction. It’s hard enough to make any sense out of quantum physics to begin with, let alone the practical applications of this less than intuitive theory. But we’ve now arrived at a point where companies […]

Trueface raises $3.7M to recognise that gun, as it’s being pulled, in real time – gpgmail

[ad_1] Globally, millions of cameras are in deployed by companies and organizations every year. All you have to do is look up. Yes, there they are! But the petabytes of data collected by these cameras really only become useful after something untoward has occurred. They can very rarely influence an action in “real-time”. Trueface is […]

Conflura snags $9M Series A to help stop cyber attacks in real time – gpgmail

[ad_1] Just yesterday, we experienced yet another major breach when Capital One announced it had been hacked and years of credit card  application information had been stolen. Another day, another hack, but the question is how can companies protect themselves in the face of an onslaught of attacks. Conflura, a Palo Alto startup wants to […]

SpaceX launches ISS mission using twice-flown Dragon for the first time – TechCrunch

[ad_1] SpaceX has launched CRS-18, the 18th commercial resupply mission it has flown for NASA to deliver experiment, research and supply materials to the International Space Station. This mission’s cargo included IDA-3, the second automated docking ring set to be installed on the ISS, which will enable autonomous docking capabilities for future commercial spacecraft visiting […]