Emerging Tech

India’s Chandrayaaan-2 lunar lander sent back a gorgeous photo of the moon

India’s Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft just captured a mesmerizing photo of its view of the moon. The spacecraft reached the moon’s orbit on Tuesday, after launching on July 22.
Chandrayaan 2's Moon Photo

Next-gen wearables will analyze your sweat, and UC Berkeley has prototypes

Your sweat can reveal a surprising amount on dtails about you -- and a next-gen wearable skin sensor promises to help do exactly that.
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On the fence about buying solar panels? Tesla now offers them for rent

With solar rental Tesla says “customers get the best from solar power — clean, cheap energy to power homes and vehicles — without upfront costs or decades-long agreements. In fact, customers can get solar power with one click, instead of lengthy consultations and piles of paperwork.”

Why tech companies are ill-equipped to combat the internet’s deepfake problem

How do you solve a problem like deepfakes? Here's why it's such a major challenge for tech companies -- and whether or not there's any way of actually answering it to people's satisfaction.
A deepfake of Mark Zuckerberg