Info database needs public support

19/05/2018 20:09

The Digital Vietnamese knowledge system, an ambitious Government funded open database similar to Wikipedia, now boasts more than 10,000 articles, alongside 3.5 million question and answers following its launch in January.

3 scientists win Ta Quang Buu Award

19/05/2018 19:59

PSNews - The Ministry of Science and Technology presented the Ta Quang Buu Awards 2018 to three scientists yesterday for their outstanding works on physics and agricultural biology.

Silicon Valley startup peddles 3D-printed bike

18/05/2018 10:13

After a career that included helping Alphabet Inc’s Google build out data centers and speeding packages for Inc to customers, Jim Miller is doing what many Silicon Valley executives do after stints at big companies: finding more time to ride his bike.

IT Techmart 2018 kicks off in Hanoi

17/05/2018 16:28

The technology and information technology equipment market (IT Techmart 2018) opened in Hanoi on May 16, featuring technological advances and specialised electronic devices.

How is Vietnam applying artificial intelligence?

13/05/2018 13:21

Artificial intelligence (AI) is being used in Vietnam in apps used such as face-identification technology cameras, smartphone chatbots, self-propelling vehicles, and nano robots developed by FPT Group, Zalo Brain and Zalo Assistant by VNG.

Secret offline Bitcoin vault found in Swiss mountains

11/05/2018 14:55

The Bitcoin cryptocurrency saw a sharp rise in both price and interest from investors in the beginning of 2017, with its value soaring to above $25,000 per coin. 2018 was not as good of a year, with the cryptocurrency losing over 50% of its value in January.

New approach to energy strategy urged

08/05/2018 20:25

Director of the Vietnam Institute of Economics Tran Dinh Thien has called for taking new approach to energy strategy, with saving energy in production and consumption as compulsory. 

InSight: Nasa lander asks Mars the questions Earth can't answer

04/05/2018 10:16

Nasa’s first lander to Mars since 2012 is set to launch on Saturday morning from Vandenberg air force base in California. The InSight spacecraft aims to listen for quakes and unravel the mystery of how rocky planets such as Earth form. If all goes as planned it should land on Mars on 26 November.