Using Technology to Advance the Role of Teachers

The convergence of education and technology remains a key facet of helping students take great leaps forward when it comes to being ready for...

UPDATE – Apple encryption battle continues in Congress, court

– New bill requires tech company to comply with law enforcement decryption requests UPDATES WITH DETAILS ON SEPARATE CASE By Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO – A bipartisan...

Report finds rampant software piracy in Kenya

Ahead of a crackdown, Microsoft has found that 80 pct of all software used in Kenya is pirated By Andrew Ross NAIROBI, Kenya - A new...

Turkish firms want more infrastructure amid 4.5G launch

Turkey needs a national broadband plan, says head of Turkish informatics union ISTANBUL – An informatics association in Turkey warned on Monday about the...

Scientists find new state of matter

Quantum spin liquid validates theory first suggested in 1973 By Barry EitelSAN FRANCISCO – Physicists announced Monday the discovery of a new state...

Russia, China can critically harm US infrastructure

Cyber one area the US has equals, American cybersecurity chief admitsBy Kasim Ileri WASHINGTON — Russia and China have cyber warfare capabilities to inflict...

New Facebook tool describes photos to blind

– Automatic alternative text uses artificial intelligence to make Internet more accommodating to visually impairedBy Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook launched a...

Apple turns 40

– Company now one of world’s most valuable after being founded in a garageBy Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO – Friday marked the 40-year...

Turkish health group urges for early cancer diagnoses

One in every five men in Turkey contracts prostate cancer while one in every eight women develops breast cancerISTANBUL – A Turkish health...

Turkish mobile network progresses to 4.5G

4.5G is 10 times faster than 3G technology, says head of Information and Communication Technologies Authority ISTANBUL - Advanced fourth-generation...

Astronomers discover star with oxygen atmosphere

Discovery will challenge conventional beliefs about how stars evolve, scientists saysBy Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO – Astronomers announced Thursday the discovery of a new...

63 times FBI asked Apple, Google for hacking help

– Government frequently seeks court orders to force tech companies to help unlock mobile devices, rights group finds By Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO ...

Turkey develops bio-sensor to monitor anti-cancer drugs

Bio-sensor developed by Turkish engineers can monitor anti-cancer drug's effects on human body and any damage done to patient’s DNABy Metin Girgin and Sahin...

Scientists use stem cells to regrow spinal cords

Research on rats could one day help paralyzed humansBy Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO - Scientists announced Tuesday that they have successfully regenerated the spinal...

Plans announced for digital-only passports

-UK banknote printer De La Rue is working on secure digital identity documentsLONDON – A British banknote manufacturer is working to develop passports...

BREAKING NEWS

Illinois governor plans to block the revamp on Chicago schools’ funding

On Monday, the Illinois Governor, Bruce Rauner stated his intentions to prevent the money set aside for setting off the pension of teachers of...