Panasonic Tests Self-Service Shopping Basket

The Reji Robo, short for register robots, has been trialed at a Lawson supermarket in Osaka. Meanwhile, the system puts the contents of the basket in a shopping bag, ready to be carried away. Still, there's no denying that both Amazon's store and Pan... More..

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Brief: Audubon Society to hold Christmas Bird Count

To sign up for a count, contact Joan Holt at (361) 749-5656 or joanholt@utexas.edu. The 2015 Christmas Bird Count event set overall records for turnout. Those within a 15-mile diameter circle that includes No...More..

Amazon Prime Air's first drone delivery
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Amazon Prime Air's first drone delivery

The reason all of this is being tested in the U.K.is because regulations for companies wanting to experiment with drones are far more lax across the pond than in the U.S. Questions over the safe use of drones r...More..

by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

IBM to boost its USA workforce

IBM plans to hire about 25,000 people in the US and invest $1 billion over the next four years to fill technology jobs, Bloomberg reports. The dynamics of the global labour market have been changing, and t...More..

Skype Translator Preview Available for Mobile and Landline Calls
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Skype Translator Preview Available for Mobile and Landline Calls

Tap the Skype Translator option, set the languages, and place the call. Microsoft says that the following languages are supported in this build of the Skype Preview: English, Spanish, French, German, Ch...More..

Trump taps ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as secretary of state
by | Thursday, December 15, 2016

Trump taps ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson as secretary of state

He now lives in Irving, where Exxon Mobil is based. Like other oil companies, Exxon has had to develop its own diplomacy and foreign relations, so many skills Tillerson honed at Exxon could help in his new ro...More..