How to Migrate a Windows User to Different Windows 10 PC

Microsoft removed Easy Transfer from Windows 10, but you can still move user profiles between PCs. Microsoft accounts are easy to transfer; you can move files manually. Transwiz (free) and PCmover...

How to Stop All the Voice Assistants from Storing Your Voice

Voice assistants, like Google Assistant and Alexa, record what you say after the wake word to send off to company servers. The companies keep your recordings until you delete them. Some...

What Is a “Portable” App, and Why Does It Matter?

Portable applications offer some definite advantages over their traditional counterparts. They’re lightweight, and they allow you to move between computers while taking your apps and settings with you. Here’s why they’re...

How Alan Turing and His Test Became AI Legend

The Turing Test is legendary in the field of artificial intelligence. First proposed by the visionary British mathematician Alan Turing in a landmark 1950 paper, the test provides a practical (and pretty fun) way...

15 of the Most Impressive Solar Projects Powering Our World

While the U.S. moves forward with a new infrastructure plan, we need some forward-thinking ways to power the future. While wind and hydroelectric power will have their place, solar must also play...

Meet the New Flying Robots That NASA Is Sending Into Space

The International Space Station (ISS) has three new flying robots, collectively known as the Astrobees. Built by NASA, these three bots—named Honey, Queen, and Bumble—will work alongside astronauts on future missions. “The...

Report: U.S. Police Are Abusing Facial Recognition Technology

Facial recognition software is increasingly becoming common in police departments around the globe. But a new scathing report from Georgetown Law’s Center on Privacy and Technology (CPT) discusses how the law...

Hummingbird Robots 1, Drones 0

Engineers just built a bird bot that can fly better than unmanned aerial vehicles. Engineers at Purdue have built a flying robot to mimic one of the most expert flyers in the...

Japan’s New Bullet Train Can Hit 224 MPH

Japanese shinkansen, or bullet trains, are perhaps the best known regional train system in the world. Often seen as a symbol of Japanese efficiency, the trains have helped shape the modern nature of...

San Francisco Is Preparing to Ban Facial Recognition Technology

As facial recognition technology makes its presence felt across the globe, the city of San Francisco is preparing to ban its use by local agencies. Additionally, the city's police force is...