'A planet full of ifs': Young people express climate angst

NEW YORK (AP) — Around climate-change protests, tears linger. Youthful activists cite all-too depressing science and develop angst. They grieve for a future they worry they'll never have. ...

Registration for 2019 NASA Hackathon in Taiwan now open: AIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This year's NASA Space Apps Challenge Hackathon, which will be held in Taipei in October, is now open for registration. “The NASA Hackathon is one of NASA...

Tsai honors Taiwan winners of Presidential Hackathon

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- President Tsai Ing-wen honored July 27 the five Taiwan winners of the Presidential Hackathon, praising the teams’ efforts in harnessing the power of innovation and open ...

VP Chen urges hacktivist community to amplify Taiwan's voice

Taipei, July 21 (CNA) Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) on Sunday called on the international hacktivist community to help amplify the voice of the Taiwan people to promote the country's democra...

Puerto Rico lures tech developers as hurricane season looms

ISABELA, Puerto Rico (AP) — In the dark and isolating days after Hurricane Maria, people across Puerto Rico invented new ways to communicate: Elderly couples in need of food or water would raise a fla...

Team Light Wonder won NASA Hackathon in Taiwan with award of NT$80,000

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After roughly 48 hours of competition, Team Light Wonder won the first prize at the 2018 NASA Space Apps Challenge Hackathon (NASA Hackathon) in Taiwan, taking home an awa...

Registration of NASA Hackathon in Taiwan now open: AIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) announced Tuesday that registration of the 2018 NASA Hackathon in Taiwan was officially opened, and that the competition is schedule...

LINE Taiwan calls for participants in first hackathon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – LINE Taiwan has announced the first hackathon --“LINE HACK 2018” -- to be held in Taiwan from Sep. 29 to 30, acknowledging the tremendous potential of the coun...

XYO Network to Deliver Location Data to CAS Smart City IoT Management Platforms Throughout China

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--XYO Network, blockchain’s first cryptographic location network, will provide certainty driven location data to China’s automated, connected cities of the futu...

XYO Network to Deliver Location Data to CAS Smart City IoT Management Platforms Throughout China

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--XYO Network, blockchain’s first cryptographic location network, will provide certainty driven location data to China’s automated, connected cities of the futu...

Taipei to host first ever ‘Facebook #BuildDay 2018’ event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei will host its first-ever "Facebook #BuildDay 2018" event on July 8, in a bid to help connect Taiwan's scientific and technological talent to the world...

C-Lab offers workshops in collaboration of Taiwan-French art groups

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)– Taiwan Contemporary Culture Lab invited the French art group Yes We Camp (YWC) to explore sustainable development and redesign the layout of a former Air Force base with th...

Mexico's presidential candidates launch campaigns

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Two of Mexico's four candidates for the presidency have launched their campaigns before hundreds of cheering supporters. Ricardo Anaya, candidate of a right-left c...

Vatican invites hackers to fix problems, not breach security

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Computer hackers with a heart are descending on the Vatican to help tackle pressing problems particularly dear to Pope Francis, including how to better provide resources for migran...

Presidential Office to host social innovation hackathon

Taipei, March 3 (CNA) The Presidential Office said Saturday that it will host a social innovation hackathon, starting March 5, in a bid to seek solutions to societal problems through the use of open d...