Technology

Combating Teen Homelessness In NYC With Technology Top IT Experts Team Up to Educate Teens in Foster Care

PERSONAL TECH | By EDGE | Jul 28
Techie Youth Foundation provides free IT education to any youth of employable age in the foster-care system to help combat homelessness.

Solar Plane's Arrival Highlights UAE's Clean-Energy Push

SCIENCE | By Adam Schreck | Jul 28
The United Arab Emirates might not seem like an obvious spot to begin and end a globe-spanning flight promoting renewable energy.

Farewell to VCRs: Japanese Maker to Shelve Once-Hit Product

PERSONAL TECH | By Yuri Kageyama | Jul 28
A company spokesman, who requested anonymity citing company practice, confirmed Monday that production will end sometime this month, although he would not give a date.

Hiroshima Unhappy Atomic-Bomb Park is 'Pokemon Go' Site

PERSONAL TECH | Jul 27
"Pokemon Go" players are descending on an atomic bomb memorial park in Hiroshima, and officials of the western Japanese city are displeased.

U.S. Researcher: Young Shooters Tend to Research Role Models

SCIENCE | By Colleen Barry | Jul 27
The U.S. psychologist who wrote a book about school shootings that investigators found in the Munich gunman's room says researching other mass killers can be a warning sign since young gunmen often are looking for role models.