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Aust'n researchers use 3D printing, virtual reality to bring dinosaur "back to life"

A Wallaby-like dinosaur that has been extinct for 100 million years will be bought "back to life" by Australian researchers.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/17 10:07:54

IT, artificial intelligence new kings of modern battlegrounds: British military scientists

Britain's defense scientists announced Wednesday a major military exercise to demonstrate that information technology is the new "King of War" on the battlefields.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/16 7:43:48

Google Maps rolls out new function to share favorite locations

Google Maps is adding a new feature to its application, allowing users to create lists of favorite locations and share them with others.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/14 14:24:07

China's Xiaomi releases new smart phone in Indonesia

Mi fans experience newly released smart phone "Redmi 4A", which is the first type of smart phone of Xiaomi made in Indonesia, in Jakarta, capital of Indonesia, Feb. 10, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/11 10:36:35

Germany, France plan cross-border self-driving test zone

European neighbors Germany and France plan to test self-driving vehicles on a stretch of road linking the two countries, the transport ministry in Berlin said Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2017/2/9 23:44:42

Researchers build "lab on a chip" as diagnostic tool

Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have developed a way to produce a reusable "lab on a chip" as a diagnostic tool.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/9 8:05:32

Data guru Hans Rosling dies at 68

Data guru Hans Rosling, a Swedish public health expert famous for combating scientific ignorance with catchy YouTube videos in his mission to promote a "fact-based world," has died at the age of 68, his foundation announced.
Source: AFP | 2017/2/8 23:43:39

500 years of robots go on show in London

Why do humans build machines that resemble them - and what does that say about us? Robots, a London exhibition opening on Tuesday, is surveying 500 years of simple to sophisticated robots to find out.
Source: AFP | 2017/2/8 16:18:39

Australia considering Elon Musk's Hyperloop for fast travel

Billionaire tech giant Elon Musk's Hyperloop, a method of high speed travel currently in the development phase, was suggested by a parliamentary committee on Wednesday to be a viable alternative to high-speed rail in Australia.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/2/8 13:52:31

Chinese AI robot stumps human competitor on quiz show

A Chinese AI robot has emerged the victor in a popular quiz show, in which contestants' knowledge of a wide range of fields is put to the test.
Source: People.cn | 2017/2/8 10:24:00