The Air Force is exploring AI-powered autonomous drones

The Skyborg program is still in its early stages. The Air Force wants to see if AI-powered autonomous drones can help human pilots better perform their mission. In a press release, the Air Force said it was seeking input from the tech industry in a new AI initiative for autonomous drones it calls Skyborg. Still […]

Watch Samsung bend the Galaxy Fold hundreds of times

Samsung puts its folding smartphone to the test in a video. Samsung is attempting to put to rest doubts over the Samsung Galaxy Fold’s durability by revealing how each device is tested. The company released a video on Wednesday that shows its devices undergoing a factory stress-test, where a line-up of brand new Samsung Galaxy Folds fold, […]

You want AIs with that? McDonald’s buys into machine learning

McDonald’s is buying an artificial intelligence start-up to help serve up data-driven meal choices. The technology developed by Israeli start-up Dynamic Yield can automatically change menus depending on the weather, time of day and traffic. McDonald’s is reported to be paying $300m (£227m) for the tech firm. Number-plate recognition would also allow it to offer […]

Boeing explains its 737 Max software update

It should rely on more accurate data and won’t be as aggressive. Boeing has detailed its promised software update for 737 Max jets, and it largely matches up with the rumored safety improvements that could reduce the likelihood of a crash. The anti-stall Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System (MCAS) will now compare the data from both […]

2 Stocks to Watch Today: InspireMD, Inc. (NSPR), MetLife, Inc. (MET)

InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE: NSPR) experienced a high price of $0.1488 with a low value of $0.1313 at the end of the last trading session, which followed after a loss of -8.85% and settled at $0.14 during the course of the last 24 hours for the day. Respectfully, the company now has 43.23M shares after the […]

Popular campsites added to B.C. Parks reservation service

Joffre Lakes and Tweedsmuir South provincial parks available for reservations starting Apr. 2 Campers will soon be able to reserve sites at Joffre Lakes and Tweedsmuir South provincial parks.  The popular camping destinations are joining the B.C. Parks Discover Camping online and telephone reservation service. Starting April 2 at 7 a.m., 26 backcountry tent pads at Joffre […]

FAA says handling aircraft approval on its own would cost $1.8B

Senators grill aviation officials on their oversight of Boeing 737 Max jets It would cost $1.8 billion and take 10,000 new employees for the U.S. aviation regulator to handle all aircraft certification internally, the agency’s chief told a Senate panel on Wednesday, answering questions following two Boeing 737 Max crashes on how new planes are approved for […]