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DJI Mini 3 sacrifices collision avoidance, gets $260 cheaper

DJI Mini 3 sacrifices collision avoidance, gets $260 cheaper

Image: DJI The cost of everything from gas to groceries keeps rising, but DJI seems to be the only company tackling inflation head-on, by releasing more affordable versions of its most popular drones. It was first the DJI Mavic 3 Classic: a cheaper version without Mavic 3’s original telephoto lensand now it’s the DJI Mini …

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How Genes Determine Your Dog's Lovable and Goofy Behavior

How Genes Determine Your Dog’s Lovable and Goofy Behavior

An Icelandic Sheepdog.Photo: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) A new study could help us better understand our canine companions. National Institutes of Health scientists say they have discovered some of the ways genes can influence the behaviors of certain breeds, such as herding dogs. For about two decades, a team led by Elaine Ostrander at the National Human …

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DeepMind's AlphaCode can outperform human coders

DeepMind’s AlphaCode can outperform human coders

Photo: Joe Raedle (Getty Images) When it comes to tracking the progressive progress of you have potential, humans have a strange tendency to think in terms of board games that we probably hasn’t played since childhood. Although examples abound, even recent thosehighlighting the AI’s ability to take full ownership of the cardboard playspace, these tests …

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This privacy ruling against Facebook and Insta could put an end to targeted ads

This privacy ruling against Facebook and Insta could put an end to targeted ads

Photo: Sergey Yelagin (Shutterstock) European Union privacy regulators have ruled that Meta, the parent company of Facebook and Instagram, cannot donate up data for targeted advertising condition of membership in social networksaccording to information published on Tuesday in the the wall street journal and Reuters. The decision threatens to upend the social media giant’s business …

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Lawsuit claims Apple AirTags have 'become the weapon of choice' for stalkers

Lawsuit claims Apple AirTags have ‘become the weapon of choice’ for stalkers

Photo: Apple Two women have filed a class action lawsuit against Apple after claiming their ex used company quartercut Airtag trackers to track them down. The lawsuit, seen by Gizmodo, claims that Apple’s alleged missteps over privacy considerations with AirTags constitute negligence and violate California’s constitutional right to privacy. AirTags, according to the lawsuit, are …

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Why do you get sick in winter?  The new science is pointing your nose

Why do you get sick in winter? The new science is pointing your nose

Photo: Shutterstock New research seems to provide a clearer picture of why cold and flu cases are more common in winter. The study found evidence that our nose’s innate immune response weakens in colder temperatures, giving certain germs a better opportunity to infect the rest of the body. The findings, the authors say, could provide …

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Remembering the parabola of the Arecibo observatory, two years after its collapse

Remembering the parabola of the Arecibo observatory, two years after its collapse

The dish destroys the day it collapses.Photo: RICARDO ARDUENGO/AFP (Getty Images) It happened in less than 10 seconds, two years ago today: the 300 meters of the Arecibo observatory the satellite dish collapsed, eliminating one of the world’s most renowned sources of radio sightings. During its 57 years of operation in northern Puerto Rico, the …

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