Category Archives: Tech

World's last male northern white rhino dies

The world’s last male northern white rhino has died, the Kenyan conservancy taking care of it said, leaving only two females of its subspecies alive in the world although scientists still hopes they can save it from extinction. Ol Pejeta Conservancy said in a statement it had made the decision with wildlife officials and his…

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One of the driest places on Earth struggles to safeguard its most precious resource: water

This story is part of our series Water at Risk, which looks at Cape Town’s drought and some potential risks to the water supply facing parts of Canada and the Middle East. Read more stories in the series. Inside a high-tech control room that looks ripped from the pages of a spy thriller, specialists train their eyes on a wall of monitors,…

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Facebook suspends data analytics firm that worked for Trump campaign

The Massachusetts attorney general said on Saturday her office was launching an investigation after reports that Cambridge Analytica had harvested private information from more than 50 million Facebook users in developing techniques to support U.S. President Donald Trump’s 2016 election campaign. “Massachusetts residents deserve answers immediately from Facebook and Cambridge Analytica. We are launching an…

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