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Israel Exports Agricultural Know-How to Africa

By Moki Edwin Kindzeka NETIV HAASARA, ISRAEL— Israel is in a desert but manages its water to ensure adequate supplies for agriculture and home use, while...

Manufacturing Marvels Produced via One-of-a-Kind Partnership

University of Louisville named "hotbed" for additive manufacturing by Forbes Magazine A unique partnership between the University of Louisville and Underwriters Laboratories (UL) will serve...

Verizon’s Zombie Cookie Gets New Life

Verizon is merging its cellphone tracking supercookie with AOL’s ad tracking network to match users’ online habits with their offline details. By Julia Angwin and...

Solar Power Slowly Making Inroads into Mideast and Africa

  DUBAI - To the ordinary eye, it looks like an empty desert but from this spit of endless sand is rising the largest photovoltaic...

Webcam hacker spied on sex acts with BlackShades malware

By Chris Baraniuk A Leeds-based hacker used a notorious piece of malware called BlackShades to spy on people via their webcams. Investigators from the National Crime...

Young Cubans Look Forward to Greater Openness to Technology

By Ivet González HAVANA - Young people in Cuba are anxiously awaiting an acceleration of the informatisation of society, which is apparently moving ahead at...

Chinese president Xi Jinping meets US tech leaders

  Chinese President Xi Jinping has promised to strengthen protections on intellectual property and clear obstacles to investment in China, at a meeting with US...

New High-Speed Rail Project To Link Los Angeles, Las Vegas

By Nathan James A new project is afoot that would connect Los Angeles with Las Vegas, via a high-speed rail line that could alleviate severe...

Souped-Up Software Reduces Guesswork, Tedium in Computer-Aided Engineering

By Will Cushman MADISON, Wis. — A team of University of Wisconsin-Madison engineers recently released a new computer-aided engineering software program, and its users are...

$5 Million National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Grant Awarded to Northwestern, UChicago

Northwestern University and the University of Chicago have received a five-year, $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to establish a collaborative venture...