Category : Technology

Digital and technology is key for the European Union

Digital and technology is key for the European Union

Celebrating three decades of the single market, Europe must focus on a project that is seen as a driver of employment and competitiveness, ensuring progress and prosperity. This is why we must focus on the technological sovereignty of the EU, following the ambitious proposals put forward by the European Commission in 2020 to curb the power

Boston Dynamics robots excel in parkour

Boston Dynamics robots excel in parkour

No easy escape is to be expected for anyone who is ever chased by any of Boston Dynamics' Atlas robots. The company, owned by Hyundai, has shared a video of the humanoid robots in which they appear for the first time to successfully complete a parkour routine on an obstacle course. The pair of

Mastercard cards will no longer have magnetic stripes

Mastercard cards will no longer have magnetic stripes

Mastercard announced that by 2033, it wants to permanently eliminate the magnetic stripe from its credit and debit cards. The company justified this decision with the decrease of payments by this way. Over time new forms of payment have emerged that are more secure, which makes magnetic strips obsolete.

HBO Max likely to overhaul its smart TV apps in coming months

HBO Max likely to overhaul its smart TV apps in coming months

HBO Max's smart TV apps have been less than reliable, to say the least, but WarnerMedia seems poised to change things. An anonymous WarnerMedia executive talking to Vulture claims that the HBO Max team will replace all of its smart TV apps with new versions within

NASA sends 3D printer (from lunar soil) in a shipment bound for the ISS

NASA sends 3D printer (from lunar soil) in a shipment bound for the ISS

The abandonment of the American NASA shuttle program did not mean the end of space research by this government agency. This time, the International Space Station - the ISS - was the destination of a vast set of devices and elements for scientific experiments to be carried out in the space ecosystem. Noteworthy is the sending of a printer

GXT 255+ Onyx model is Trust's new microphone for streamers

GXT 255+ Onyx model is Trust's new microphone for streamers

We are at a time when more and more individuals connected or with the ambition to be connected to the digital medium with the pretext of entertainment, or public exposure - which is not negative at all - expose the need for sound devices that complement the image experience. There are many examples of

Web Summit returns to physical format

Web Summit returns to physical format

Web Summit, Europe's largest tech conference, will return to a face-to-face format this year and will be held in Lisbon. The news was announced Wednesday by CEO and co-founder Paddy Cosgrave. Still, there will be some parts of Web Summit that will continue to be streamed online. In this edition, which runs from day 1 to

CyberDog is the new home robot from Xiaomi

CyberDog is the new home robot from Xiaomi

The Chinese tech giant Xiaomi unveiled, at a conference in his home country, the Mi Mix 4 smartphone, aimed at the Chinese market, a smart speaker, a tablet Mi Pad 5, a new TV and also a quadruped robot called CyberDog, which aims to be a new companion. CyberDog is reminiscent of the Spot of

Renault and Geely together in the construction of hybrid vehicles in Asia

Renault and Geely together in the construction of hybrid vehicles in Asia

Following the termination of its contract with Dongfeng Motor Group, Renault has been walking side-by-side with its alliance partners on the new strategic plan for the group - Renaulution - which aims at the horizon up to the year 2025 and 2030, especially in view of the finiteness of cars propelled by diesel engine

BeBot is the new robot that helps keep beaches clean

BeBot is the new robot that helps keep beaches clean

It was presented by the company 4ocean in collaboration with Poralu Marine a robot, the Bebot, which helps to clean the beaches. The BeBot works both on battery power and through a solar panel. It is 100% electric, so it requires no fuel and emits much less noise than a traditional motor. For now the

Instagram inserts ads in the store tab

Instagram inserts ads in the store tab

Instagram is betting more and more on its Store, and confirmed to Tech Crunch that will introduce more advertising in this tab. The company announced that it is testing a new format, which includes unique images and the option of a carousel of images, where advertisers content appear. For now only

New Dune poster highlights cast and 'teases' sci-fi epic

New Dune poster highlights cast and 'teases' sci-fi epic

The poster 'teases' the long sci-fi epic, with the film's tagline simply, "It Begins." Dune will adapt the first half of Frank Herbert's novel, itself a long, dense book with complicated world-building. In addition to Atreides and Harkonnen, there's a vast feudal hierarchical system that spans the

NASA is looking for people to stay in a simulated environment

NASA is looking for people to stay in a simulated environment

There has been more and more talk about testing different environments for humans to eventually live on Mars. Now, NASA is looking for volunteers to go to habitats similar to the Mars environment at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, for a year. Applications are open for six weeks and