A cybersecurity research firm says “several” models of Android mobile phones forward users' personal information to a Chinese company. Kryptowire discovered the security issue in Android devices using a commercial firmware updating service run by Adups Technology.
Donald Trump wants to take on "Made in China'' to bring jobs back to America. But the battle is already becoming one of ideas as the Factory to the World ramps up research-and-development spending to become an innovator as well as assembler. China will overtake the U.S. in spending on R&D by 2020 on a purchasing power parity basis, according to analysts from Credit Suisse Group AG.
By and large the United States continues to export our intellectual property so foreign companies and subsidiaries around the world can engage in manufacturing instead of making things in America. Unfortunately, when manufacturing exits a country research and development funding dwindles in direct response, thereby creating an enormous problem for subsequent generations of innovation.
This year, nearly 10,000 students will discover the importance of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) as core drivers for successful careers through the Ten80 Student Racing Challenge sponsored by the U.S. Army in conjunction with the U.S. Army National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) Racing team.
CEOs of major companies are taking stands about the results of the election -- a departure from the traditional model of not mixing politics with business that major brands have long espoused. Some are using it as an opportunity to bring their employees together following a divisive election campaign.
One advantage of using technology in teaching, according to Goel's experience, is that one can teach students faster. He once noticed that the virtual students kept asking the same question, so he introduced a new assistant to the class: an AI computer program named Jill Watson.
The ties between the Defense Department and commercial technology and innovation keep the U.S. military agile as it meets today’s challenges and remains ready for the future, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said today.
During the closing months of his four-year run as US Secretary of Transportation, Foxx has come to California on a fact finding mission. That’s why he’s walking through a field on the Northern California coast, sidestepping cows -- and cow manure -- alongside Keller Rinaudo, CEO of Zipline.
In 2015-2016, there were more than 1 million international students in the U.S.
The College of New Jersey generally attracts top students who tend to succeed in college, with high retention and graduation rates. But in the sciences, those numbers sometimes obscured a disappointing gap: Students from low-income families left science majors at higher rates than their peers.