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The world’s first Cybathlon

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Hot on the heels of the Rio Paralympics comes the first Cybathlon – an international contest held near Zurich that pits the best bionic and robotic innovations against each other. It differs from the Paralympics in that the disabled human ‘pilots’, along with their teams of technologists and developers, are… Read more »

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Olympic hackers up their game

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Cyber-spoilsports are using the increase in social media activity surrounding the Rio Olympic Games as an opportunity to target both fans and brands worldwide with social media scams and malicious apps. Olympic-related social content has increased dramatically in the lead-up to the games. Malicious content – including profanity, pornography, trademark… Read more »

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