UPS drivers preparing to get behind the wheel will soon be using virtual reality to do so. The company’s new VR training program will be rolling out next month at nine of the company’s training…
Source: UPS is developing virtual reality tech to train its drivers | TechCrunch
The younger generation uses technology in the same ways as older people — and is no better at multitasking.
Source: The digital native is a myth : Nature News & Comment
MD Anderson has placed a much-ballyhooed ‘Watson for cancer’ product it was developing with IBM on hold — and is looking for a new partner.
Source: MD Anderson Benches IBM Watson In Setback For Artificial Intelligence In Medicine
Documents provided by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden reveal Palantir’s role in creating the U.S. government’s international spy machine.
Source: How Peter Thiel’s Palantir Helped the NSA Spy on the Whole World
A device common in Western hospitals could save millions of lives if integrated into operating rooms around the world.
Source: The Pulse Oximeter Is Making Surgery Safer in Developing Countries – The Atlantic
One of Europe’s top hotel has admitted they had to pay thousands in Bitcoin ransom to cybercriminals who managed to hack their electronic key system, locking hundreds of guests in or out of their rooms until the money was paid.
Source: Hotel ransomed by hackers as guests locked in rooms – The Local