Four countries are acting as safe havens for African elephants
Botswana, Gabon, Namibia and Uganda are bucking the trend of steep declines in elephant numbers, and their successes hint at good ways to pr
Angels Ignite Blazing Growth for Women Entrepreneurs, More Fuel Needed
Angels are helping women start and grow businesses but venture capital is needed to keep the growth going. What’s wrong with those guys?
World’s first Ocean Cleanup Array will start removing plastic from the s...
20-year-old Boyan Slat will deploy the world's first Ocean Plastic Cleanup Array in waters between Japan and South Korea next year.
Machine learning: How AI will revolutionise the marketing industry | The...
George John, co-founder and chairman of the board at Rocket Fuel, discusses how machine learning has the potential to revolutionise the mark
Ben-Gurion Airport rolls out biometric passport control - Israel
The introduction of gates operated by facial recognition is another step in the implementation of biometric IDs and passports in Israel.
Huawei launches its own OS for the Internet of Things | Computerworld
Huawei's LiteOS is meant to run on a minimal power and work on a wide range of hardware
AWS now 10X the size of its competitors: Is the cloud arms race over?
AWS finally has real competition, but you wouldn't know that from looking at Gartner's latest Magic Quadrant cloud IaaS data.
Paul Allen’s Vulcan Teams with Terra Mater on Ivory Poaching Film | Variety
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen’s Vulcan Prods. has joined forces with Red Bull’s Terra Mater Film Studios to produce a feature documentary
The Human Application of Cognitive Computing and Big Data - DATAVERSITY
by Jelani Harper The myriad marvels of Cognitive Computing were best defined by IBM Big Data evangelist James Kobielus at the Enterprise Dat
MIT says solar power fields with trillions of watts of capacity are on t...
But U.S. government policies need to be more supportive of the industry
The Republican Party and Netanyahu’s new coalition: Separated at birth? ...
We have ultra-Orthodox, national religious and Messiah-is-coming Jews while the GOP fields Evangelicals, born-again Christians and End-Times
Days Of Crony Capitalist Plunder - The Deplorable Truth About GE Capital...
GE’s announcement that its getting out of the finance business should be a reminder of how crony capitalism is corrupting and debilitating t
How Artificial Intelligence Will Eliminate The Need For The Vast Majorit...
All the professions are going to be reconfigured by artificial intelligence. The result will be fewer professionals and many of their roles
Open-source eats open-source: Why the innovation will never stop | Silic...
The Big Data market continued its maturation in 2014, experiencing both significant growth as measured by vendor revenue and increased adopt
Cloudera's Jeff Hammerbacher on the ugly underbelly of Silicon Valley's ...
Jeff Hammerbacher actually had to fly to San Francisco for his PandoMonthly last month. The former Facebook mafia "data god" and Cloudera co
How Quickly Can (and Should) You Judge a Face? | Frontiers for Young Min...
The internet is filled with claims about how we form initial assessments of other people within the first ten minutes – or even the first te
OPINION: Rhinos and Elephants Are in Trouble—So Why Adopt Contradictory ...
By Katarzyna Nowak It’s entirely possible, even likely, that we humans will not coexist very much longer with ancient, thick-skinned megafau
Water crisis coming in 15 years unless the world acts now, UN report warns
If current usage trends don’t change, the world will have only 60 per cent of the water it needs in 2030, report says