Building a better model of human-automation interaction

People generally make decisions using two ways of thinking: They think consciously and try to use logic to figure out what action to take; or people unconsciously recognize patterns in certain situations, get a "gut feeling," and take action based on that feeling. 

New telescope at the top of the world to look at universe's earliest origins

A new telescope being built in the high desert of Chile will peer further into our universe's origins than any other. 

Latino led reaseach team finds Quantum world force

The Casimir effect could help nanotech engineers design better nanoscale objects to push medical and computational research forward.

Also Made in Mexico: Lifesaving Medical Devices

Nearly everyone in America who has a pacemaker — in fact, people all over the world — walks around with parts from here.

Colombia on Fast Track in Science and Engineering Discovery

Supercomputer Puts Colombia on Fast Track to Designing New HIV Drugs, Science and Engineering Discovery

How memory and digital media can pave the way to peace

Peace building endeavors have tried to promote a new narrative of the conflict that brings the victims of war to the foreground

Mars rover tests in Chile's high desert

Due to its extreme dryness, the Atacama Desert in Chile is one of the most important environments on Earth for researchers who need to approximate the conditions of Mars.

The web’s biggest threats

This week the World Wide Web turned 28 and its inventor believes fake news, privacy and political advertising are its biggest threats.

Jalisco, Mexico’s very own Silicon Valley

Benefiting from Trump’s migration restrictions, a quiet technology revolution is underway in Guadalajara

Global development in the eyes of gamers

The UN led the first playable policy conference which aims to address some of the world’s most complex challenges.

Corals meet genetic engineering

To fight the risk of extinction, scientists are using cutting-edge technology to safe coral reef ecosystems.

Will Cuba embrace the internet revolution?

There are now more than 240 public access wi-fi spots dotted around the country and the price for an hour of internet access, while still expensive by international standards, has dropped by more than half, to $1.50 (£1.20) for an hour.

Tech to the ocean’s rescue

Researchers are using satellite monitoring to identify illegally caught fish.

Camera traps for studying endangered species

In South America researchers are using camera traps to study endangered species in remote locations.

Europe and Brazil to combine their expertise on cloud computing

The EUBrasilCloudFORUM has just released its Preliminary Research Roadmap on cloud computing, providing an in-depth analysis of the current situation of research collaboration in cloud computing between Europe and Brazil

Google expands fact-checking feature to Latin Ameria

Google News is launching its fact-checking feature in Argentina, Brazil, and Mexico, as part of the company’s ongoing efforts to counteract fake news.

Telefónica, Huawei, Kamstrup launch NB-IoT tech in Latam

Telefónica, Huawei and intelligent energy company Kamstrup have launched the first project with narrowband internet of things (IoT) technology in Latin America.

Google expands fact-checking feature to Latin Ameria

Company brings fact-check tag to Latin America as part of its ongoing effort to combat fake news

The next blue collar job? Coding

Given the IT industry's projected growth and the increasing accessibility of training programs, coding is poised to be a major supplier of jobs for the middle class.

The race for a green internet

Greenpeace’s report Clicking Green explores digital infrastructure’s renewable transition.

“Bad” Internet traffic loses businesses over $7 billion annually

According to the Imperva Incapsula Bot Traffic Report, various bots are now responsible for more than half of all internet traffic around the globe and estimates that businesses lose an estimated $7 billion dollars each year because of this

In Cuba, app stores pay rent

An ingenious answer to digital deprivation. like citizens of most countries in the digital age, Cubans are familiar with app stores. But theirs have actual doors

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