Facebook's researchers have achieved a breakthrough in self-supervised learning, by training an AI system on one billion unlabeled Instagram pictures.
As some states begin to completely reverse their COVID-19 policies, crowds will gather for various events. A new technology claims it can help manage the safety risks.
The test was conducted in Samsung's 5G lab based in South Korea.
The two Australian startups will focus on quantum control engineering to enable new applications in quantum sensing.
The third purchase of the consulting firm in Brazil in less than a year is aimed at boosting its digital manufacturing, operations and supply chain capabilities.
A primer to low-code and no-code solutions, including a review of the leading vendors with low- and no-code offerings.
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Q-CTRL plans to send ultra-sensitive quantum sensors and navigation devices into space, which will will help inform future NASA missions.
How new technologies and ancient practices are helping to increase yields to meet a staggering global demand.
Meanwhile, vaccination information will now be uploaded to My Health Record via a new Clinician Vaccine Integrated Platform that delivers information directly to the Australian Immunisation Register.
The facility will feature a 5G demonstration area, have direct access to a radio frequency lab, and will be used as a test bed for 5G use cases.
The ChildStory Mobile will give caseworkers access to real-time information on-the-go.
Microsoft's updated set of Azure mixed-reality services will work with virtual reality, and later, holoportation, scenarios across devices.
MIT researchers have developed a drone that approaches a bee's ability to withstand bumps and do somersaults.
Lowering the bar for AR development will lead to a breakthrough for enterprise AR adoption.
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All it takes is a single click to carry out a whole raft of basic maintenance tasks on your Mac with the new and updated CleanMyMac X. Updated to include a handy new feature called Space Lens.
From Ansible to Vagrant, we take a look at 23 coding and DevOps tools with curious origin stories and strange-sounding names. Want to know the etymology of your favorite software? Browse this.
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The tech history books are littered with the corpses of products that died on the vine. But there's a special sort of gadget or technology that on the face of it looks like it has what it takes to take the world by storm, only to fall flat on its face.
If you have a 3D printer and some green filament, now is the time to get printing. Here is a series of great (and wacky) 3D prints you can download and produce. Just follow the rainbow.
Looking to ditch your cable package? Here are the absolute best alternatives -- whether you want to watch specific shows and movies on demand, stream live TV, or get access to archived libraries from specific networks.
Many tech products are introduced with great fanfare and excitement. Customers flock to buy them, even sometimes standing in line for hours. But some products, and in particular, features, just don't inspire the same kind of buzz. In this gallery, we'll look at a bunch of features that inspired more "why" than "wow," but proved to be beloved by ZDNet's contributors and editors.
Between all the 5G devices and foldable phones, it might seem like nearly everything announced at MWC 2019 is too futuristic to purchase soon. In reality, many of these new gadgets are already available to pre-order or will launch later this year. Here's the best tech we've spotted on the show floor that's releasing in 2019.
Samsung gave its foldable phone an official name and revealed when you can buy it. (Warning: It isn't cheap.)
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Tonya Hall talks to Dr. Philip Metzger, planetary scientist at the University of Central Florida, about the benefits of outsourcing our supply chain to robots and setting it up on other planets.
The company claims the mask can filter at least 95% of airborne particles.
Tonya Hall interviews Tiffany Kieran, Director of EarthXR Programming and Partnerships, about how Extended Reality can shape environmental action.
Tonya Hall interviews Dr. Nicky Fox, director of the NASA Heliophysics Science Division, and asks her what will solar cycle 25 will look like.
Tech analysts predict radical changes in healthcare in 2021.
Tonya Hall interviews Dr. Avi Loeb, astrophysicist at Harvard University, about his best-seller book Extraterrestrial.
Doubles the CPU and GPU performance of its 460 predecessor.
ZDNet's Larry Dignan caught up with Desktop Metal CEO Ric Fulop to talk about the future of additive manufacturing, timelines, entrepreneurship, and going public via a SPAC. Read more: https://zd.net/3pUixhR
The Lenovo M57 eco is a small form-factor desktop that is promoted by the company as energy efficient. We found it to be a capable and powerful office performer for its size, but with limited upgrade options.
Western digital has released a range of hard drives purporting to save up to 40 percent in power consumption over comparable drives. We found the drives not only lived up to promised efficiency, but also were competitively priced.
Dragon NaturallySpeaking 9 is the best tool available for dictating text and commanding a Web browser by voice, despite the gradual adjustments needed to conform to your personal manner of speaking.
At AU$999, the DreamBook Light 350S is one of the cheapest notebooks money can buy. You get what you pay for, however.
Despite its extremely affordable price and logical design, the M50 fails to stand out in terms of performance, features or battery life.
Toshiba's Satellite Pro P100 is a competent multimedia workhorse that could easily replace most regular desktop PCs. It boasts powerful graphics and storage subsystems, while the Harmon/Kardon integrated speaker set beats most competing offerings hands-down.
Ultraportables don't get much lighter than Sony's 1.2kg TX17. Although diminutive in size, the 11-inch Vaio has a built-in DVD burner, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
O2's Xphone IIm should appeal to those who want a smarter than average phone, but against serious smartphone opposition it comes a very distinct second.
The Flybook glides into Australia boasting good looks and much hype as the '"smallest ultra portable tablet PC in the world". Read our Australian First Take.
The 3230 continues Nokia's run of style-plus-substance phones, offering a 1.2-megapixel camera, video editing and a positively lush-looking screen.
If you need a smart phone as a business tool, the h6365 is a solid choice. On the other hand, if you're seeking a stylish gadget, you'd do better to look elsewhere.
O2's latest smart phone, the Xphone II, sheds the bulk of its predecessor and gets decked out in a stylish case.
The slick P900 smart phone gets a QWERTY keyboard and a few noteworthy additions.
Heavyweights Motorola and Microsoft unite to produce the MPx200; a sleek, all-black clamshell smart phone. Read our Australian review.
If you're looking for style, the Satellite M30 series is worth a gander; otherwise, hold out for better thin-and-light notebooks.
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