U Of I, U Of C, Northwestern Plan $1.2 Billion Research Hub In South LoopThe universities have teamed up to create what they hope will become the next big think tank in Chicago.
U.S. Takes On Japan In Highly-Anticipated Giant Robot BattleThe titanic fight will finally be aired after an American team of engineers challenged their Japanese opponents to the duel in 2015.
Woodlawn Manufacturing Facility Training Workers In RoboticsThursday was the grand opening of a high-tech job training and manufacturing facility in the Woodlawn neighborhood.
Yahoo Hack: Stop Using And Sharing Weak Passwords, Experts SayExperts also warn that the time after a data breach is the most vulnerable for phishing emails which are trying to steal more information.
U Of C Professor Who Helped Confirm Einstein Theory Congratulates Nobel WinnersDaniel Holz worked on the LIGO project, which was used to detect gravitational waves from the collision of two black holes.
Airlines, Passengers Will Benefit From Pilotless Flights, Study FindsAirlines could save billions by taking pilots out of the cockpit -- but would their customers feel safe flying without them?
TSA Now Requiring Separate Screenings For Electronics Larger Than A Cell PhoneThe airport security screening process just got even more frustrating for flyers.
Wisconsin Tech Company To Install Microchip In EmployeesA Wisconsin technology company will be installing the rice-sized microchip in willing employees' hands at a chip party on Aug. 1.
NASA Mission To "Touch The Sun" Named For Renowned U Of C ProfessorNASA has announced an unprecedented mission to “touch the Sun” will be named after a noted solar astrophysicist at the University of Chicago
Global "Ransomware" Attack Spreads To More Than 200,000 ComputersExperts said the WannaCry attack has spread to at least 150 countries.
Facebook Ramps Up Its Response To Violent VideosFacebook is stepping up its efforts to keep inappropriate and often violent material — including recent high-profile videos of murders and suicides, hate speech and extremist propaganda — off of its site.
Illinois Teams Up With Tech Firms To Offer IT Training CoursesThe state of Illinois is teaming up with the private sector to offer people across the state – from every income level – free training in the information technology field.