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24 min ago | ComputerWorld
New research argues that cloud can be an important platform for increasing the independence of people with disabilities but industry and government need a conscious approach to accessibility Cloud computing can help empower people with disabilities by offering increased independence and opportunities to participate in the workforce, according to a ... (more)
4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
The big question: Does it matter? The Verge reported Thursday that Microsoft is planning a preview of the next version of its Windows operating system around Sept.
8 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development
A team of researchers, including an assistant professor at the University of California, Riverside Bourns College of Engineering, have identified a weakness believed to exist in Android, Windows and iOS mobile operating systems that could be used to obtain personal information from unsuspecting users.
11 hrs ago | SlashGear.com
The full-body X-ray scanners only retired last year amid long-standing concerns that they intruded on privacy by showing travelers naked were also riddled with security loopholes, new research claims.
15 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane
Anyone with a radio hooked up to a laptop can wreck havoc by remotely changing lights at will -- or by shutting them all down.
15 hrs ago | R & D
In the near future, the package that you ordered online may be deposited at your doorstep by a drone: Last December, online retailer Amazon announced plans to explore drone-based delivery, suggesting that fleets of flying robots might serve as autonomous messengers that shuttle packages to customers within 30 min of an order.
The littoral combat ship USS Freedom is conducting sea trials in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Southern California.
Galit tosses her dark braid over her shoulder and smiles. "I'm a lieutenant in Israeli intelligence and I work as a software engineer developing information systems," the 24-year old soldier told The Media Line.
Hewlett-Packard Co posted a surprise increase in quarterly revenue after sales from its personal computer division climbed 12 percent, but a flat to declining performance from its other units underscored the company's uphill battle to revive growth.
Narrative Science , the leader in Narrative Analytics, today announced Narrative Science co-founder and Chief Scientist Kris Hammond, Ph.D., will present "The Future of Communications: Human Insight at Machine Scale" during the Cognitive Computing Forum at the Sainte Claire Hotel in San Jose, Calif.
AMC has renewed is freshman drama "Halt and Catch Fire" for a second season. The 1980s Texas-set computer drama stars Lee Pace and Scoot McNairy and explores the personal computing boom.
During the past few years, Virginia Tech's Wu Feng has built upon a National Science Foundation / Microsoft grant from the "Computing in the Cloud" program, and synergistically complemented it with subsequent collaborative grants, including a $6 million award from the Air Force on "big computing" for mini-drones and a $1 million award from NSF and ... (more)
Cloud computing is not only the latest revolution in the ICT world, but a key enhancer of innovation and economic development.
Computer scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, are joining the fight for open source chips with an instruction set architecture called RISC-V.
In the first half, author and entrepreneur Eric Schiffer discussed his concerns about the surge in the use of robotic technology as well as AI .
I entered the world of venture capital against the odds. I was only 23 years old, didn't have a technical degree and I'm a woman.
Image Caption: Albert-LA szlA3 BarabA si, the Robert Gray Dodge Professor of Network Science and a Distinguished University Professor at Northeastern, co-authored a paper with visiting scholar Hua-Wei Shen that presented a new algorithm to determine how credit should be allocated among multiple authors of one research paper.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 10:43 pm
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