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Jul 30, 2015 05:11 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Each balloon is equipped with solar panels to power communications gear that transmits LTE Internet signals.
Jul 29, 2015 02:30 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Vulnerabilities in the rifle’s software allowed two hackers to reprogram the gun's targeting functions.
Jul 28, 2015 04:00 PM ET // AFP
Motorola released the results of a seven-country survey of more than 7,000 people and their smartphone habits.
Jul 28, 2015 10:00 AM ET // AFP
Hackers can hide malicious code in video files and it will be unleashed even if the smartphone user never opens it or reads the text message.
Jul 24, 2015 09:41 AM ET // Eric Niiler
As the number of drone hobbyists increases, so do the number of close calls between the machines and planes and helicopters.
Jul 23, 2015 12:25 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
In Japan, engineers are developing the world’s largest, strongest, and lightest expanding temporary bridge. Continue reading →
Jul 23, 2015 10:00 AM ET // AFP
Vanishing traces of Mongolia’s traditional nomadic culture are going online.
Jul 22, 2015 02:03 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Cybersecurity experts Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek worked with Wired editor Andy Greenberg to show how vulnerable modern cars are to hackers.
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