Hackers hit NASA computers again

The US Space Agency (NASA) has informed its staff by email that hackers have probably intercepted their personal data. NASA suspects that two of its servers were infringed, containing details of its current and past employees . But he does not believe, according to the BBC, that cyber-attack threatens some of its space missions. This is not the first time Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

A Trojan detected that steals money from PayPal accounts

ESET researchers have discovered a new “Android Trojan” targeting the official “PayPal” application while being able to bypass the two-factors “PayPal” certification test. The “Trojan”, first detected by ESET in November 2018, combines the capabilities of a remote-controlled “banking Trojan” with a new form of abuse of “Android’s” accessibility features, targeting users of the official Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Hero Arm: 3D printed bionic hand for mutilated children

The first “3D-printed” artificial hand with medical certification that is suitable for children was developed by the British “Open Bionics”.  As the BBC says, “Hero Arm” can be used even by nine-year-old children. The motor is controlled by muscles at the remaining end, allowing the user to do a number of tasks he would do with a normal hand. The cost is £5,000 and “Open Bionics” hopes the hand Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

The new Microsoft Edge will support Chrome extensions

Last week Microsoft confirmed earlier rumors that it wanted to adopt the “Chromium platform” for its own web browser, “Edge”. The confirmation did not add any more details about the project, but they came through Kyle Alden, project manager and developer of the American company. “It’s our intention that the refreshed browser supports all existing Chrome extensions”, Alden said. Additionally, the “new” Microsoft Edge will also Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Diagnosis-express of anemia from nail pictures with cell phone

Application that makes direct and noninvasive diagnosis-express of anemia , analyzing nail photos of a man, which taken with a mobile phone, created by researchers in the US. Application detects anemia by visually assessing hemoglobin levels in the individual’s body. The new method could -according to scientists- if further improved, lead in the future to replacing the current laboratory blood tests. Anemia suffers from at Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Elowan: Hybrid plant-robot

“Cybernetic form of life-plant in direct dialogue with a machine” characterize “Elowan” its creators, in the “MIT Media Lab”. It is a cyborg plant, which, using its own internal electrical signals, interacts with a robotic extension that moves it towards the light.  Plants are electrically active systems, as induced electrochemically and there are traffic signals between tissues and organs. These signals are produced Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Artificial Intelligence creates digital worlds from simple sketches

Creating a virtual digital environment is a process that normally takes time, as those who deal with online games know very well. Every detail requires special processing and powerful “Chip” of graphics processing 3D shapes, lighting, textures etc. Games with cutting-edge graphics require “armies” of developers who have been working for years. However, this may not be necessary, thanks to Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Fake fitness application on iOS steals money

Fake application on “iOS” promises physical monitoring, but actually steals money, warns ESET. ESET warns users of “iOS devices” to be careful as many applications have been identified, supposedly helping to track the physical state, while actually using Apple’s “Touch ID” to steal money. Among the many applications that help users in a healthier lifestyle,  “Fitness Balance” and “Calories Tracker” apps promised BMI calculation, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

LION LBD: Artificial Intelligence in the Battle Against Cancer

Searching for vast amounts of data from cancer research facilitates for scientists a new artificial intelligence system: “LION LBD”, developed by computer scientists and cancer researchers at the “University of Cambridhe”, and designed specifically to help scientists in their research on the disease. As the British University emphasizes, it is the first system for discoveries through the relevant literature, and is Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Augmented Reality glasses are reportedly being prepared by Huawei

In one to two years from today, Huawei is estimated to have presented “Augmented Reality” glasses, after smartphones with “AR” capabilities. Huawei reportedly endorses the view that the field of Augmented Reality is what will occupy us strongly in the near future for this and wants to be one of those manufacturers that offer the right equipment for the “AR” era. Huawei is expected soon to present a Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …