IDF expects another day of rocket fire.

Barrages of over a dozen rockets were launched by Palestinian Islamic Jihad towards southern and central Israel shattered a brief quiet felt overnight. Incoming rocket sirens sounded in Gaza border communities and shortly afterwards near Latrun and Beit Shemesh outside Jerusalem. Residents reported hearing loud explosions, likely Iron Dome missile […]

Think a digital version of your mind will allow you to live forever? It might, but it will also open you up to software manipulation and server problems, says Annalee Newitz

By Annalee Newitz Metamorworks/Getty Images BACK in the 20th century, “the future” meant flying cars and food pills. Now, the future is all about brain uploads. The idea is that, one day, we will be able to convert all our memories and thoughts into hyper-advanced software programs. Once the human […]

Startup Faromatics makes ChickenBoy which is the first roof-suspended robot that observes chickens, litter and

Startup Faromatics makes ChickenBoy which is the first roof-suspended robot that observes chickens, litter and equipment autonomously 24×7. The robot monitors air quality, health and welfare through a multitude of sensors and cameras, inspects equipment operation and informs farmers, stock persons or vets via mobile alarms. No-collision, automated chicken surveillanceProgrammable […]