Police robots are now being used for various police and SWAT activities. From deactivating bombs to taking down hostile shooters, these AI-powered robots are gradually becoming common in the police and military forces. (Photo : Ruptly TV/YouTube)

Police Robots Are Finally Here To Bust Criminals

Police robots in Brazil make up one of the most technologically advanced bomb squads in South America. These real-life Robocops are called on duty to assess dangerous situations and deactivate bombs and grenades planted...
Richard Branson is coming to mega-event in Brazil

Richard Branson comes to Brazil in May for a mega-event in São Paulo

The British tycoon Richard Branson will be landing in Brazil in the coming weeks to be a keynote speaker in a mega-event in São Paulo, Brazil. The founder of the Virgin group is a confirmed presence among...
Drone house Brazil Aircraft takes aim at the global flying target segment

Drone house Brazil Aircraft takes aim at the global flying target segment

Starting in 1997, the company began manufacturing flying targets for the Army for use with the Igla man-portable air defence system and for the Navy with the MBDA Mistral. In August 2015 the Brazilian Army’s...

How hackers took complete control of a legit Brazilian bank

The three-month long heist was uncovered last October when it became apparent the bank’s Website was serving malware to each of its visitors. The malware was a Java file tucked inside a .zip archive...
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Brazil Lawmakers Vote to Regulate Uber and Other Taxi Apps

Brazil's lower house of Congress voted Tuesday to give cities greater power to regulate ride-hailing app Uber and other transportation apps, paving the way for local governments to charge taxes, require insurance and pension...
Brazilian Navy Frigate

Brazil seeks industry consultation for building new corvettes

The Brazilian Navy has issued a 'consultation call' for building corvettes, a procedure open to Brazilian and foreign shipbuilders and companies organised into a consortium. The effort is meant to obtain four ships forming the...
A view shows the company logo of Brazilian mining company Vale SA at its headquarters in downtown Rio de Janeiro.

Vale megadeal puts Morgan Stanley, Bradesco at the top of Brazil M&A

Morgan Stanley (MS.N) and Banco Bradesco BBI SA topped Brazil's mergers and acquisitions rankings in the first quarter, buoyed by advisory roles in the $21 billion corporate reorganization of Vale SA (VALE5.SA), the world's...

Brazil’s black market pipeline: Gangs hijack Petrobras’ oil

In September, police investigating a wave of killings in the northern Rio de Janeiro suburbs followed a tip to the isolated scrubland near the massive Duque de Caxias oil refinery. Police presumed the killings were...
Uber’s spokesman in Denmark, Kristian Agerbo, announces that the service will no longer be available in the country. Image credit: Nikolai Linares/EPA

Uber to shut down Denmark operation over new taxi laws

Uber will shut down its operation in Denmark next month following the introduction of new taxi laws, the company has said, marking the latest European setback for the US ride-booking service. A company spokesman, Kristian...
Correios do Brasil launches MVNO

Brazilian Postal Service Correios launches MVNO

Brazilian postal service Correios has launched its own mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) services with plans to reach a user base of eight million users nationwide within five years. The Correios Celular service had been...

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