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A New Way To Rob Egypt's Antiquities

Why a TED Prize Winning Platform May Inadvertently Rob Egypt of Its Buried Antiquities

13/01/2017 09:00

A TED prize-winning platform is promising to teach anyone how to analyse satellite images to identify buried archaeological sites. 1,812 more words

Egypt

Microsoft Expected to Lay Off 700 Employees

Microsoft is expected to announce next week that it will be cutting 700 jobs, Business Insider reported Friday, citing an unnamed source. 72 more words

Technology

Amazon Unveils Virtual Dash Buttons

Just when you thought Amazon couldn’t possible add more buy buttons to its website… 122 more words

Technology

Trudeau may face some tough questions at upcoming town hall visit

A month ago, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau received a warm welcome as he visited Calgary fresh from approving two new pipeline projects.

As he comes back to the city for a Liberal cabinet retreat and town hall meeting next week, Trudeau might have some explaining to do after comments about the need to phase out the oilsands in an Ontario town hall that prompted strong criticism from many quarters in Alberta. 546 more words

Politics

Apple Sues Qualcomm for $1 Billion

Apple is suing Qualcomm for $1 billion, saying that the mobile chip maker has been dramatically overcharging it for the use of basic patents, according to CNBC. 172 more words

Technology

Former Google Search Chief Now Uber's Senior Vice President of Engineering

Amit Singhal, known for successfully leading Google’s search efforts for 15 years, is now hailing from Uber, in an apparent coup for the young company. 89 more words

Technology