Stories by Sharon Gaudin

Marines test augmented reality battlefield

Thanks to augmented glasses, the U.S. Marines on Thursday were able to turn a golf course in Virginia into a simulated battlefield, complete with tanks, mortar fire and smoke.

Written by Sharon Gaudin23 May 15 02:53

Verizon hit by an 8-hour email outage

A lot of Verizon's email customers woke up this morning to find that their service was down. And for many, the problem lasted for about 8 hours.

Written by Sharon Gaudin22 May 15 02:45

How to handle angry customers, AI version

Companies often frustrate their customers -- or make them downright irate -- because of product problems, shipping snafus or rude people on customer service lines.

Written by Sharon Gaudin21 May 15 04:17

NASA: We "know enough" to send humans to Mars

NASA is making progress on its journey to sending humans to Mars -- but it will take tenacity, flexibility and the cooperation of scientists and engineers from around the world.

Written by Sharon Gaudin06 May 15 03:24

WPI's team gears up for final battle of the bots

WORCESTER, Mass. -- In about a month, the robotics team at Worcester Polytechnic Institute will have to put their robot up against 24 other teams from around the world in the DARPA Robotics Challenge finals.

Written by Sharon Gaudin05 May 15 21:17

Microsoft looks to empower IT in the Cloud

Microsoft is working to help its enterprise customers move their data, apps and operations to the cloud specifically the hybrid Cloud.

Written by Sharon Gaudin05 May 15 06:05

IBM advances bring quantum computing closer to reality

IBM scientists say they have made two critical advances in an industrywide effort to build a practical quantum computer, shaving years off the time expected to have a working system.

Written by Sharon Gaudin30 April 15 04:37

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