IT firms anxious about losing workers

01/08/2017 22:53

The Ministry of Information and Communication (MIC) estimates that Vietnam would need 600,000 workers in the IT industry by 2020, but training establishments can provide only 400,000.

AI and Cybercrime: The good and bad news

28/07/2017 19:19

Artificial intelligence could soon reset the murky world of cybercrime – and the news is both good and bad. “We have AI, but so do the bad guys,” says Ann Johnson, Microsoft’s Vice President, Enterprise & Cybersecurity. 

Finnish Researchers Create Protein 'Out of Thin Air'

24/07/2017 21:22

In a bid to solve the international famine problem, scientists in Finland have managed to produce protein using unorthodox methods. The first batch of protein produced using electricity and carbon dioxide is expected to become a forerunner for future hunger relief solutions.

Vietnam hospital successfully applies CRT implantation in heart failure

23/07/2017 20:29

PSNews – Cho Ray Hospital on July 22 announced that it has succeeded in applying the Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT) ” implantation technique in heart failure. This has been seen a big step forward made by Vietnamese doctors in an effort to apply advanced medical technologies to the treatment of cardiovascular diseases in Vietnam and bring the service to a level equal to region’s and world’s. 

NASA tests return capsule for next-generation orion manned spacecraft

18/07/2017 14:22

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the US Coast Guard in this week has tested out the experimental Orion spacecraft’s return capsule by landing it in the Gulf of Mexico. The Orion is meant to be a modular spacecraft for use in missions as diverse as asteroid redirection and building settlements in Mars’ orbit.

Pentagon plans to use machine learning to help fight Daesh by end of this year

16/07/2017 13:01

As the line between business, tech and military blurs, the private sector is partnering with the Pentagon to introduce the use of artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms to sort through monstrous heaps of data in hopes of gleaning useful information to counter Daesh and other terrorist groups around the world.

Russian scientists finish aircraft 'nervous system' to improve flight safety

12/07/2017 15:11

Russia's Foundation for Advanced Research Projects (FPI) has completed the development of the advanced control system of aircraft structures state, which is based on the principles of the nervous system of living organisms and is expected to significantly improve flight safety, head of the project Dmitry Uspensky told Sputnik on Tuesday.

Microsoft kicked off Microsoft 365

12/07/2017 13:13

Microsoft 365 is a complete, intelligent and secure solution to empower all companies and all workers, recognizing that people are at the heart of digital transformation. 

China tests self-sustaining space station in Beijing

10/07/2017 11:06

Sealed behind the steel doors of two bunkers in a Beijing suburb, university students are trying to find out how it feels to live in a space station on another planet, recycling everything from plant cuttings to urine.