Tags » Technology/ Science

Preserving in 3D

Since 2003, Cyark has been building an online 3D library, using advanced technologies to scan the world’s most precious, historical sites. Their mission: to preserve cultural heritage sites for future generations. 55 more words

Technology & Science

U of M study finds link between growth of internet access, racial hate crimes

University of Minnesota research found a link between a rise in racial hate crimes and the growth of broadband availability in the past 15 years. 312 more words


Layoffs may be part of Imation's new 'restructuring plan'

Imation is releasing the details of its new restructuring plan, and it could be bad news for a number of Minnesota workers.

The plan includes the sale of the company’s Oakdale headquarters, the severing of a licensing deal with  TDK Electronics, and “mass layoffs,”  123 more words


#IStandWithAhmed - Criminalising Science and Technology Curiosity

A fourteen-year-old boy in Texas was suspended from school and arrested for bringing a homemade clock to school to show his teachers. He was obviously looking forward to showing them that he was good at things like this. 370 more words


What's behind the U of M tech chief's sudden resignation? Triathlon training

When the University of Minnesota’s chief information officer resigned effective immediately last week, it raised some eyebrows.

The sudden departure of Scott Studham – whose position also made him a vice-president at the U – was the second resignation of a high-level executive in a month. 274 more words


Legendary Tesla Towers are Operational in Russia

Many people still dream about wireless power transmission that Nikola Tesla developed back in 1970s. Scientists are still puzzled how the genius scientists managed to do this, however the “Wardenclyffe Tower” or more popular name Tesla Tower was built on the Manhattan Island in 1900’s. 257 more words

Videos & Documentaries

Minnesota is the fastest growing 'tech state' in the country

It may not be home to “Silicon Valley,” but Minnesota is the fastest-growing state for technology jobs in the United States.

Analysis of labor figures  214 more words