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Expat voting Swiss e-voting system to undergo ‘hacker test’

Next year, Swiss authorities will put one of the country’s two e-voting systems up for attack by hackers – with a prize on offer for breaking it.

drone frontier Diamonds show promise in extending drone flight times

Lausanne-based LakeDiamond has developed a laser beam system using diamonds that could dramatically extend the flying time of drones.

Swiss political campaigns ‘Fake news’: The thorny question of safeguarding elections

As Americans vote in highly anticipated mid-terms, in Europe concern is growing over disinformation and manipulation derailing democratic processes.

Safety for the blind Switzerland adopts EU rules on electric car noise

Electric cars on Switzerland’s roads will be required by mid-2019 to make an artificial noise as a safety measure for the blind.