Self-driving trucks begin mail delivery test for U.S.…

(Reuters) - The U.S. Postal Service on Tuesday started a two-week test transporting mail across three Southwestern states using self-driving trucks, a step forward in the effort to commercialize autonomous vehicle technology for hauling freight.…

Huaweis microchip vulnerability exposed

Image copyright iFixIt Image caption The Huawei P30 Pro motherboard, which uses tech sourced internationally (Picture provided by iFixIt.com) Google’s announcement that it was no longer able to work with Huawei is just one repercussion…

I dont know how CPUs work so I…

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 A few months ago it dawned on me that I didn’t really understand how computers work under the hood. I still don’t understand how modern computers work. However, after making my…

Huawei case prompts F/OSS reconsideration (German)

Huawei ist auch außerhalb Chinas sehr erfolgreich – bislang. Bild: EPA Es ist wichtig, wieder mehr über Programme nachzudenken, die nicht von großen Konzernen lizenziert werden – und damit Teil von Machtpolitik werden können. Gerade…

Turn Your Excel File Into a Web Application

The other day a young lady in the administration department looked busy so I asked her what she was up to. She said that she has to visit several websites to check the currency rate,…

Building a high performing home NAS on a…

I’ve gone through many iterations of a Home NAS over the years. It started with an AMD Phenom based system running in a Norco case with about 8 hard SATA hard drives (4 primary, 4…