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Consumers Energy to stop burning coal by 2040

Consumers Energy will phase out electricity production from coal by 2040 to slash emissions of

This self-driving ship could be the future of military warfare

Scouting for enemy submarines may soon be done by an autonomous ship. DARPA recently handed

SpaceX gets U.S. regulator to back satellite internet plan

Elon Musk’s SpaceX, fresh off the successful launch this month of the world’s most powerful

Boston Dynamics’ updated SpotMini can open doors with a creepy back appendage

It’s like a scene out of the Black Mirror episode Metalhead. The robopocalypse has occurred

A new business jet can take off like a helicopter

Business jets are typically regarded as an indulgence of the global elite, but a just-unveiled

Australia: New super-sized $15 million bus fleet won’t fit in bus stops

Almost $15 million will be spent on new high-capacity buses for Brisbane, but they will

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5G Network making Pyeongchang most high-tech Olympics ever

Spectators at the Pyeongchang Olympics aren’t just getting to watch the ultimate showdown in winter sports. They’re also witnessing the most high-tech Olympic Games in history. Major companies like Samsung

Software may have helped Daimler pass U.S. emissions tests

U.S. investigators probing Mercedes maker Daimler have found that its cars were equipped with software which may have help them to pass diesel emissions tests, a German newspaper reported on

Careem acquires Middle East online restaurant listing platform

Careem, a Middle East competitor to Uber Technologies, said on Sunday it had acquired RoundMenu and would start trialing food delivery services through the restaurant listing and reservation online platform

Facebook plans to use U.S. mail to verify IDs of election ad buyers

Facebook Inc will start using postcards sent by U.S. mail later this year to verify the identities and location of people who want to purchase U.S. election-related advertising on its

Google removes ‘View Image’ option from ‘image searches’ following Getty Images settlement

If you tend to take full advantage of Google’s image search functionality, you may be in for a bit of bad news. According to Google, the “View Image” link in

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Lesser-known N Korea cyber-spy group goes international

A North Korean cyber espionage group previously known only for targeting South Korea’s government and

Macron plans tighter asylum rules in test of parliamentary majority

Emmanuel Macron’s government will on Wednesday propose toughening France’s immigration and asylum laws amid strident

N Korea called off planned meeting with U.S. VP Pence

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was scheduled to meet with North Korean officials, including leader

Artificial intelligence poses risks of misuse by hackers

Rapid advances in artificial intelligence are raising risks that malicious users will soon exploit the

Survivors of Florida school shooting launch gun control push

Dozens of students and parents from the Florida high school where 17 teens and staff

Jeff Bezos just revealed video of the massive 10,000 year clock being built inside a West Texas mountain

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos just revealed video of a massive 10,000-year clock that’s being built inside

Uber CEO sees commercialization of flying taxis in 5-10 years

Uber Technologies Inc Chief Executive Officer Dara Khosrowshahi said on Tuesday he can see commercialization

GM offers $2.2 billion debt for equity swap in return for Seoul’s support

General Motors has offered to convert debt of around $2.2 billion owed by its ailing

Xerox shareholders Icahn, Deason urge company to sell itself to rivals

Xerox Corp shareholders Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason said on Tuesday the U.S. company should

Guess co-founder gives up duties during probe of alleged improper conduct

Guess Inc said on Tuesday its co-founder Paul Marciano will give up his day-to-day responsibilities