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Solar Is Now the Most Popular Form of New Electricity Generation Worldwide

The Conversation

Solar has become the world’s favorite new type of electricity generation, according to global data showing that more solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity is being installed than any other generation technology.

Researchers Seek Participants for Zika Tracking App

HPN News

Researchers at the University of Arizona are seeking more users of Kidenga, a community-based participatory science mobile app created by the researchers that tracks potential instances of the Zika virus.

WikiLeaks Reveals CIA ’Dumbo’ System to Take Over Webcams, Microphones


Details of the CIA’s Dumbo project, a system that manipulates devices such as webcams and microphones on Microsoft Windows-operating systems, have been published by WikiLeaks.

FBI Says Mexico Tourist Destination ATMs Vulnerable

Riviera Maya News

A recent anti-money laundering conference in Cancun has revealed the vulnerability of ATMs in tourist destinations of Mexico.

Artificial Intelligence Is Making Its Way Into the Global Sex Market

RT America

While many welcome the advent of “sexbots,” life-sized silicone dolls programmed to behave like sexual partners or human companions, ethicists are wary of their potential to impact on human relationships and the psyche

Telmex Revamps Broadband Plans, Doubles Speed


Mexican fixed line operator Telmex has announced a number of changes to its Infinitum-branded series of ADSL and fiber-based broadband plans, eliminating the basic 10Mbps offer and automatically doubling the download speed for all clients.

Plant a Billion Trees a Year? This Drone Company’s Response: ’We Can Do That’


Well over a billion people rely on forests for food and shelter. But unsustainable logging, clear-cutting, and other man-made activities are threatening our forests like never before. The good news is that people are actively pushing back.

Mexico Mandates FM Chip Activation on Smartphones

Radio World

In a victory for FM radio listeners in Mexico, the country’s broadcast regulator, the Federal Telecommunications Institute, now requires smartphone manufacturers to activate their phones’ built-in FM radio reception chips

A New Generation of Robots Is Set to Explore Marine Mysteries Around the World

National Geographic

People around the world are using OpenROV’s drones to see what’s beneath the surface of our oceans.

Google Play Unearths New Israeli-Made Spyware Apps


Global technology giant Google announced this week that it has discovered spyware for sale on its Google Play store capable of recording calls and accessing encrypted chat applications, and that it appears to have been developed by an Israeli company.

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