A drone operator has explained how he helped locate an elderly Wisconsin man who had been missing for three days. The operator said he had used his aircraft to survey the area, but ended up spotting the missing 82-year-old with his eyes. Even so, he suggested the kit had helped speed up the search. Others, [...]Read More
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A struggling Korean baseball team invented a new way to improve atmosphere at their matches, by bringing in a crowd of robot fans. Hanwha Eagles supporters not able to get to the stadium can control the robot over the internet. The robots can cheer, chant and perform a Mexican wave but are not able to [...]Read More
Wikipedia administrators have imposed a ban on page edits from computers at the US House of Representatives, following persistent disruptive editing. The 10-day block comes after anonymous changes were made to entries on politicians and businesses, as well as events like the Kennedy assassination. The biography of former US defence secretary Donald Rumsfeld was edited [...]Read More
The City of London police has placed banner advertisements on websites believed to be offering pirated content illegally. The messages, which will appear instead of paid-for ads, will ask users to close their web browsers. The move comes as part of a continuing effort to stop piracy sites from earning money through advertising. The ads [...]Read More
The Twitter accounts of the Kenyan defence forces and its spokesman have been hacked by activists protesting against corruption. Kenyan military spokesman Major Emmanuel Chirchir often uses Twitter to give updates of the war against Somalia’s al-Shabab militant group. The hackers criticised the government of President Uhuru Kenyatta, saying it only protected the interests of [...]Read More
Microsoft is going to stop developing Android-powered smartphones beyond those already available. Nokia X models will now become part of the Lumia range and run the Windows Phone operating system, although existing Android handsets will continue to be supported. The tech firm acquired Nokia’s handset division earlier this year. Nokia unveiled its first family of [...]Read More
The NHS is testing a sticking-plaster-sized patient-monitoring patch. It is placed on the chest and it’s able to wirelessly transmits data on heart rate, breathing and body-temperature while the patient is free to move around. T he system, developed in Britain, could ease pressure on wards and has the potential to monitor patients in their [...]Read More
People in the UK who pirate music and films will soon start receiving emails warning them that their actions are not legal. The warnings are part of a larger scheme that aims to educate people about copyright and legal ways to enjoy digital content. The project, that will start next year, will include up to [...]Read More
Samsung Electronics said it has found evidence of suspected child labour at a factory of its Chinese supplier Dongguan Shinyang Electronics. The firm conducted an investigation into the supplier after New York-based campaign group, China Labor Watch, accused it of hiring children. The South Korean firm has temporarily suspended business with the supplier following the [...]Read More
A new internet domain for Scotland is set to be launched, allowing people to choose a .scot web or email address for the first time. About 50 sites are expected to go live in the next few days. Among those who have signed up for a new domain are the Scottish government, WWF Scotland, NHS [...]Read More