US military drone shot down over Yemen, official confirms

A U.S. military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen, a U.S. official confirmed to Fox News. The drone was shot down late on Tuesday in Yemen’s Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa, officials told Reuters, which first reported the news.  A Houthi military spokesman was quoted earlier by the group’s Al-Masirah TV as saying that […]

Deepfake evidence so realistic ‘innocent people will go to jail’ warns expert

Deepfake material including fabricated evidence will become so realistic it will land innocent people in jail, an expert has warned.Shamir Allibhai, CEO of video verification company Amber, believes content including CCTV and voice recordings will be subject to gross manipulation. He spoke amid alarming concerns over deepfake technology raising eyebrows online, including a recent viral video […]

CRISPR breakthrough allows scientists to edit multiple genes simultaneously

CRISPR breakthrough allows scientists to edit multiple genes simultaneously Rich Haridy   August 14th, 2019 Genes and proteins in cells interact in many different ways. Each dot represents a gene; the lines are their interactions. For the first time, the new method uses biotechnology to influence entire gene networks in a single step(Credit: ETH Zurich / Carlo […]