Two Iranian hackers allegedly extorted $6 million in bitcoin payments by installing ransomware on the computers of big U.S. cities, hospitals and others.
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Discover how universities like the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are applying techniques of modern computing to other academic disciplines.
Learn how biologists from Cornell University are tapping into new technology to track and protect African elephants from poaching.
The United States and Morocco are spearheading a new initiative to help countries identify and stop terrorists by stopping terrorist travel.
A California company's smart glasses and remote, live assistants are opening doors for the blind and the visually impaired.
The U.S. is working with partners to prevent malicious activity in cyberspace while maintaining the many benefits people expect from the internet.
Getting a loan can be tough for growing businesses in Cameroon and Côte d'Ivoire. One U.S. company has developed an alternative to traditional bank loans.