My 15 Favorite Science and Tech Books for Smart Beach Reading

… of rival countries battling for technological supremacy, the struggle has turned … , And Other Threats of Toxic Tech, by Sara Wachter-Boettcher If you … be from self-driving cars, autonomous drones, or a robotic killing machine … , the true power of our technologies…

Drones target cable thieves | Afro Voice

… drones. In a number of African countries where roads are poor, drones … Africa, the recent success of drone technology in arresting five suspects who … impetus to the use of drones to fight theft. Municipalities are … cable theft, is also considering drone…

Five projects make the first cut and receive a ROBOTT-NET pilot

It all started with 166 companies spread across 12 European countries appling for a “golden ticket” to ROBOTT-NET’s Voucher Program. 64 companies received a voucher and highly specialized consultancy from a broad range of the brightest robotics experts around Europe. Now five of the 64…

Germany Claims It Needs US Drones to ‘Protect Own Troops’ – CODEPINK Co-Founder

… want to have the latest technology that eleven other countries around … hand in terms of this technology. Sputnik: How disturbing, therefore, do … these Israeli drones, you should be buying these US drones; they lost …  US unmanned drones. Sputnik: Germany’s previous Euro Hawk drone program…

Want to learn about African immigrants? Mr. President, meet Africa’s tech sector

President Trump’s comments about immigrants coming from “shithole” countries are continuing to stir up a shitstorm internationally. And while the language itself is bad enough, the President and his advisors need to also reboot their assumptions about the African continent — not just for the…

Best practices in designing effective roadmaps for robotics innovation

In the past decade, countries and regions around the globe have developed strategic roadmaps to guide investment and development of robotic technology. Roadmaps from the US, South Korea, Japan and EU have been in place for some years and have had time to mature and…