How SpaceX and OneWeb satellites will change astronomical observing
Tonya Hall sits down with Dr. Connie Walker, scientist at NSF’s NOIRLab, and Dr. Jeffrey Hall, director of the Lowell Observatory, to learn how SpaceX and OneWeb satellites will change astronomical observing at optical and near-infrared wavelengths.
Fixing people’s terrible notions of AI may take hands-on experience
Tiernan Ray tells Karen Roby that MIT scholar Ziv Epstein surveyed people about their notions on AI and found they are easily manipulated into false belief about what the field is. He told ZDNet that hands-on experience using AI might clear up some of those delusions. Read more: https://zd.net/36h9eBN
How tech can help with infection control
Tonya Hall sits down with Tim Panagos, chief technology officer at Microshare.io, to talk about the role tech plays in infection control outside of COVID-19.
A short guide to Amazon Business Prime
You’ve probably heard about Amazon Prime. But did you know there’s a similar membership program just for Amazon Business users, called Amazon Prime?
Lenovo bets ThinkPad X1 Fold can be a convergence device
ZDNet caught up with Christian Teismann, president of Lenovo’s commercial PC and smart device unit, and Yasumichi (Moto-San) Tsukamoto, director of commercial system innovation, about the evolution of the ThinkPad X1 Fold and X1 Nano launch and business-use cases. Read more: https://zd.net/3mUFrF3
FoodPanda expands delivery service to Japan
Food delivery operator has launched its service in six cities across Japan, beginning with Kobe, Yokohama, and Nagoya, where it also aims to deliver groceries and daily essentials within 25 minutes.
Alibaba unveils Cloud 2.0
CTO Jeff Zhang said his company wants to make cloud technology accessible to everyone.
Fifth largest city in the US gets smart traffic light system
Technology convergence allows for safer automated traffic lights with less waiting.
The Internet of Things: The basics explained
The Internet of Things explained. What the IoT is, and where it’s going next.
Amazon Prime Air drone delivery service: What the future looks like
Jonathan Rupprecht, aviation attorney, talks with Tonya Hall about the future of Amazon Prime’s drone delivery service.