Drone drops leaflets over football stadiums, raising security concerns

A drone pilot was arrested Sunday afternoon after he sent his drone over football stadiums in Santa Clara and Oakland and dropped anti-media leaflets, raising safety fears over such future stunts involving drones.

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Hilton taps IBM's Watson supercomputer for new robotic concierge

Hilton Worldwide has teamed up with IBM to pilot “Connie,” a robot hotel concierge powered by the tech giant’s Watson supercomputer.

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Opinion: Cuba's Internet isolation beginning to lift

Cuba’s announcement of launching broadband Internet service in two pilot projects in Havana is historic.


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Facebook now testing iPhone 6s Live Photos support for iOS users

Article Image Facebook on Monday launched a limited pilot of Live Photos support for people using the company’s iOS app, with plans for wider compatibility in 2016.

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US Army, Air Force need better drone training, report says

The U.S. Army and Air Force are facing drone pilot training challenges, according to a report to Congress by the Government Accountability Office.

The 44-page report, released May 14, highlights key areas where the military needs to bolster its training around drones, also known as Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS).

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/18/us-army-air-force-need-better-drone-training-report-says/

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Gunshot detection technology fights crime

Officials in New York City recently announced plans to launch a two-year pilot program to test a high-tech gunshot detection system that can determine where and when shots have been fired and will enable police to dispatch response teams more effectively.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/08/04/gunshot-detection-technology-fights-crime/

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Apple rolls out iTunes Pass to US and Australian customers [u]

After rolling out the service in a pilot test last week, Apple late Wednesday made iTunes Pass available at Apple Stores across the U.S. and Australia, allowing customers to recharge their iTunes account balance in-store via a Passbook card.



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