VideoWearable devices are making their way into our professional and personal lives. Fitness trackers (Fitbit, Jawbone, Nike), eyewear (Google Glass, Microsoft Hololens, MetaPro), smart watches (Pebble, Fitbit Surge, Apple Smartwatch) , clothing with sensors (Athos smart pants, AiQ), and the like, are all examples of wearable devices. Gartner predicts that […]
If you buy a wardrobe for work, isn’t it a business expense you can write off on your taxes? It may depend on how unique you look, and who looks more unique than Lady Gaga?
Rise of just 0.5% in core CPI suggests central bank will miss goal of 1% for next fiscal year
TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada’s main spy agency will get new powers aimed at disrupting potential terror attacks under security legislation to be unveiled on Friday, Canadian media said on Thursday.
The top brass in the U.S. Air Force wants to put laser weapons on ground-attack aircraft. Speaking at a conference in Washington D.C. on Tuesday, Lt. Gen. Bradley Heithold, the head of the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command, said he wanted to explore the possibility of outfitting an AC-130 Ghostrider […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States is facing increasing difficulty acquiring intelligence needed to run its stealth drone program in Yemen, undermining a campaign against the most lethal branch of al Qaeda after Houthi rebels seized control of parts of the country’s security apparatus, U.S. officials say.
Hard-working anthropologists at Germany’s renowned University of Göttingen, in collaboration with scientists in South Africa and the U.K., have just solved a military, business, and London gentlemen’s-club mystery by studying the behavior of the Barbary macaque. Prized as a subject in scientific circles, the macaque is Darwin pure – an […]
In a country where political power easily makes or breaks a company, it is rare to see a private-sector business at loggerheads with a state-level government entity. That’s why the latest brawl between Alibaba, which is China’s biggest e-commerce company and is run by the country’s second richest person, and […]
Pyongyang may be planning to sell plutonium to Iran.