Facebook to build its 3rd data center outside US in Denmark
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Facebook will build a 56,500 square meter (608,161 square foot) data center in central Denmark, its third such center outside the United States.
VW ex-boss denies prior knowledge of pollution cheating
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Former Volkswagen boss Martin Winterkorn said Thursday that he did not know the beleaguered German auto giant was engaging in systematic emissions cheating until shortly before the scam broke.
Rethinking general-purpose computing—toward an internet of secure things
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In the 1930s Alan Turing imagined a "universal computing machine" capable of computing nearly anything. Today, that universality is the backbone of the information age: Turing-like computers are running governments, businesses, ...
Call issued to white hat hackers—find the flaws in new automotive software updater
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A consortium of researchers today announced the development of a universal, free, and open-source framework to protect wireless software updates in vehicles. The team issued a challenge to security experts everywhere to try ...
Study to tackle artificial intelligence law and policy
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Artificial intelligence (AI) is coming at us before we fully understand what it might mean. Established ways of doing things in areas like transport regulation, crime prevention and legal practice are being challenged by ...
Securing change—the fight to protect our online space
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One thing we can all agree on is social media has drastically altered the way we interact with each other and the world around us. This societal shift has brought to light the need for awareness of the risks that surround ...
Researchers develop ways to improve machining, milling processes
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Fixing flaws introduced during the machining of large components used in the aircraft and heavy equipment industries can be time-consuming for manufacturers – and costly if they must scrap the flawed parts after they've ...
How driverless transport could bring an end to commuter rail strike misery
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It's not easy being a rail passenger in Britain. In recent months, London and south-east England have regularly ground to a halt in a series of rail and Underground strikes, disrupting the lives of millions.
Startup plans to use 3-D printers to create tomorrow's rocket engines
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A startup with Purdue ties plans to use 3-D printers as well as other additive manufacturing processes to make future rocket engines that show promise in being faster and less expensive to produce than traditional methods.
Hawaii bill aims for 100 percent renewable transportation
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Hawaii has the most aggressive renewable energy targets in the nation, aiming for its utilities to get 100 percent of their electricity from renewable sources by 2045.