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Virtual reality market reaches point of disillusion

Sales of VR equipment fell 40% below forecasts, according to a February report from CCS Insight research firm. The most popular are relatively low-cost glasses that allow you to dive into virtual reality using a smartphone as a screen. Among the best-selling gadgets are Samsung Gear VR and Daydream...

Newly Developed ‘Artificial Photosynthesis’ Device Converts CO2 Into Car Fuel

Researchers introduce a “stop-gap” solution to slow down the effects of climate change while the search continues to find a permanent way out. Chicago based University of Illinois’ researchers think that have mastered the “art of photosynthetic solar cells”, whereby technology turns to...

30,000 Fake Accounts Cracked Down Upon In France by Facebook

As Facebook Inc. step up efforts to stop the spread of fake news, misinformation and spam, the social network giant said on Thursday it suspended 30,000 accounts in France.   The move is among the most aggressive yet by Facebook to move against accounts that violate its terms of service,...

First Laser Sensors Set To Be Rolled Out By Self-Driving Start-Up

The laser-based sensor for self-driving cars, a key component that would improve vehicle safety, is being prepared to be manufactured by Luminar, a Silicon Valley start-up, the company said on Thursday.   While there is an ongoing race between automakers, startups and major technology...

To Keep Elderly On The Move, Japan Automakers Look To Robots

Japanese automakers are turning their attention to robots to help keep the country's rapidly graying society on the move and are hence looking beyond the industry trend to develop self-driving cars.   In a country whose population is ageing faster than the rest of the world as the birthrate...

AMD purchases wireless VR developer Nitero

AMD acquired a developer of wireless data transmission systems for virtual reality helmets Nitero. The deal included all intellectual property and employees of the company. It happened only six months after Valve announced significant investments in Nitero. Technological solutions of Nitero provide...

In Order To Combat Fraudsters, Experian Enlists Behavioral Biometrics Startup

To enforce and empower companies selling credit cards and other lending products online by helping them to spot fraudsters applying for such products, Credit bureau Experian Plc has joined forces with technology firm BioCatch to use behavioral biometrics for this purpose, the companies said....

Daimler and Robert Bosch to create a self-driving car

German concern Daimler AG and Robert Bosch company announced beginning of cooperation on development of a fully autonomous control system for cars. The companies expect that their system will increase safety on the roads, and also consider it as an alternative to a taxi. Daimler and Robert Bosch...

Miniature Lab Conducts Successful Experiments In The Outer Space

Shrinking a lab into the size of a tissue box that could be operated remotely and can perform experiment in micro-gravity opens new vistas before the space scientists. SpacePharma is a “Swiss-Israeli company” that reported about its “miniature lab” which found a new method for the researches to...

Germany is not afraid of digitalization

Germany and Japan, two leading powers in the field of automation of production and robotics, have established a "digital alliance". The agreement crowned visit of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to Hannover, where he and Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, opened CeBIT...
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