Printing of an artificial, full heart using the patient’s own cells

Researchers at Tel Aviv University have created, through 3D printing, the first artificial, fully vascularized heart, consisting of the patient’s own cells and biological materials. Their findings were published on Tuesday in Advanced Science. Note that until now, scientists in this branch of medicine (where biology and technology meet) had managed to print only simple Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Autonomous flying robot-rescuer finds the missing persons by itself

A flying robot, which can search autonomously for missing persons in large areas, equipped with sensors (thermal cameras, etc.), was presented by the Rega air rescue service (active in Switzerland and Liechtenstein). According to the company -which has been working on its own drones project in the last year and a half- this drone will Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Facebook attempts to combine Stories and News Feed

Facebook’s “Stories” feature is not yet widespread, but the company seems determined to invent new ways of introducing it. As revealed by software engineer and researcher Jane Manchun Wong, on the TechCrunch website, Facebook is testing a new feature that basically combines “Stories” with the “News Feed” features of the application.   According to Wong, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Microsoft changes safe device removal

With the global use of the latest Windows 10 update, how to remove devices safely changes. Changes concern both the safe removal of devices that are connected to a computer via a USB interface and via a Thunderbolt port. It goes without saying that the changes will apply to external storage devices, USB keys, external Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Delivery and courier service drones by Google

The world’s first commercial air delivery and courier service for consumers, through Google’s unmanned drones, begins in Canberra. Project Wing -as the service called- will transport food, beverages, medicines and other merchandise directly to consumer homes in the capital of Australia. The approval was given by the Australian Civil Aviation Authority, CASA, after 18 months Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Genesis: The online store that hides tens of thousands of clone profiles

Kaspersky Lab has published its research results for Genesis, an online store that trades more than 60,000 stolen and legitimate digital IDs, making credit card fraud easier and more effective than ever. This market, as well as other malicious tools, include the intense use of “digital masks” technique, based on mechanical learning: a unique, trustworthy Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

New service Viber Local Number from Viber

Viber announced the launch of the Viber Local Number subscription service. This new feature allows users to obtain a local phone number, so anyone outside of the Viber platform can call or send SMS messages to this number with local charges, with no roaming charges for the recipient, wherever it is. Businesses operating in different Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Blue: Human-friendly robot, designed for artificial intelligence

Blue is the name of a low-cost robot, specially designed for being “friendly” to its users,created by researchers at the University of California, Berkeley.  Blue was designed to be able to use the latest advances in artificial intelligence and deep reinforcement learning to be specified in more subtle human works, while remaining economical and safe enough so that Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Greek platform educates users in cybersecurity

Probably the word “hacker” recall a number of cyber attacks against public agencies, companies or even banks, but their “presence” in a technological world that is overwhelmed by the production and storage of large volumes of data seems rather necessary. This means that many companies or public organizations are becoming an easy target for cyber Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Final “curtain” for Google+: The history of an unsuccessful social network

The chapter of the unfortunate social networking, Google+, was closed on Tuesday (April 2nd) by Google. The social network, which was launched in 2011 and was designed to compete with Facebook and Twitter, was the company’s fourth attempt to establish itself in social networking, but it was not successful despite its efforts to support it Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …