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Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That’s the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.
Cyberattacks are on the increase, and one cybersecurity researcher is on a mission to document them all.
A robot might seem like a useful thing to have around the house, but is the reality up to the hype?
Tesla’s future depends on exploiting the relationship between several different technologies, and that’s an expensive proposition.
Try pulling apart two interleaved phone books and you’ll inevitably be defeated by huge frictional forces. Just how these forces arise has been a long-standing mystery… until now.
The beating of hitchBot reflects widespread robot sabotage in many workplaces.
Google compromised the security of its Android operating system by giving up the ability to push out security patches.