The city of San Francisco has announced the launch of an inaugural "IoT for Cities Summit and Challenge" to design Internet of Things (IoT) and wearable technology apps for improving city life for global urban residents.
For the 21st-century spacewoman, gender is a subject often best ignored. After years of training for their first space mission, the last thing Samantha Cristoforetti and Elana Serova want to dwell on is the fact they are women.
Aereo, an online startup that tried to offer a cheaper alternative to cable TV, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection less than five months after an unfavourable ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court.
Despite a bitter U.S. cold snap, the globe is rushing hell-bent toward its warmest year on record with last month setting the fifth monthly heat record of year. October was the hottest one on record worldwide at 58.43 degrees Fahrenheit (14.74 Celsius), the NOAA said.