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3 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

CMU taps Google VP as new dean of computer science

Carnegie Mellon University today named Google Vice President Andrew W. Moore as the new dean of its School of Computer Science.

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Related Topix: Science, ITA Software, Carnegie Mellon University

5 hrs ago | Reuters

New CEO Nadella pushes data culture at Microsoft

Microsoft Corp needs a "data culture" to thrive in the new computing environment, according to chief executive Satya Nadella, in his third public appearance in three weeks putting his imprint on the software company.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Science, Computers

9 hrs ago | BetaNews

Moka5 launches new centrally-managed end-user computing tool

Enterprises put a lot of time and effort into protecting their servers but what happens on the user desktop always presents a potential risk and can be hard to control.

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Related Topix: Science

10 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Why Is Computer Science Generally Viewed As 'Uncool' By Teenagers?

'Computer science' seems to be popularly synonymous with 'programming', rather than taking into account the thoughtful process of solving design, scalability, and interface problems.

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Related Topix: Science, Family, Teenagers, Social Software

13 hrs ago | CIO

4 Qualities to Look for in a Data Scientist

CIO - It's hard to resist the sparkly nirvana that big data, leveraged appropriately, promises to those who choose to embrace it.

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Related Topix: CIO News, Mathematics, Science

17 hrs ago | Information Technology

ConteXtream Collaborates with Red Hat to Deliver Orchestration of...

RED HAT SUMMIT 2014 - ConteXtream Inc. , a leading provider of carrier-grade network virtualization solutions, today announced its collaboration with , Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, to integrate OpenStack orchestration with ConteXtream's software-defined networking and network functions virtualization fabric for ... (more)

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Related Topix: ConteXtream, Red Hat, Open Source Software, Science / Technology, Linux, Science, High Performance Computing

21 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

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This screen shot shows a command prompt from Cortana, Windows phone software's virtual assistant.

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Microsoft, Science

Mon Apr 14, 2014

ITworld

AI gets its groove back

After decades of start-and-stop, artificial intelligence is being advanced by major computing firms from Facebook and Google to IBM.

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Related Topix: Science, University of Georgia

Network World

Big data drives 47% growth for top 50 public cloud companies

Big data analytics are driving rapid growth for public cloud computing vendors with revenues for the top 50 public cloud providers shooting up 47% in the fourth quarter last year to $6.2 billion, according to Technology Business Review Inc. The New Hampshire-based financial and technical research firm says the broader public cloud market, beyond ... (more)

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Related Topix: Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Science

Wall Street Journal

Google May Push Sites to Use Encryption

In a move that experts say could make it harder to spy on Web users, Google is considering giving a boost in its search-engine results to websites that use encryption, the engineer in charge of fighting spam in search results hinted at a recent conference.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Google, Startups, Internet, Science / Technology, Email Spam, Science

Cult of Mac Blog

Vintage Computer Festivals Rock On, VCF East 2014 Larger Than Ever

What do you get when you combine several hundred serious geeks, two large rooms, five decades' worth of vintage computers, and a weekend in New Jersey? The Vintage Computer Festival East, of course! The ninth running of the VCF East was held April 4-7 at the InfoAge Science Center in Wall Township, New Jersey.

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Related Topix: Computers, Science, Laptops/Notebooks, Hewlett Packard, Science / Technology, Apple

Java Developer's Journal

Storms in the Cloud

There are things we tend to take for granted in our everyday lives. We have certain expectations that don't even have to be spoken, they're just a given.

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Related Topix: Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Science, Music Players, Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Schneier on Security

'Unbreakable' Encryption Almost Certainly Isn't

Researchers at Lancaster University, UK have taken a hint from the way the human lungs and heart constantly communicate with each other, to devise an innovative, highly flexible encryption algorithm that they claim can't be broken using the traditional methods of cyberattack.

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Related Topix: Science

CiteULike

Resisting flooding attacks in ad hoc networks

In Information Technology: Coding and Computing, 2005. ITCC 2005. International Conference on, Vol.

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Forbes.com

Best- And Worst-Performing Cloud Computing Stocks April 7th To April 11th And Year-To-Date

A $10K investment in F5 Networks shares made January 2nd of this year is worth $11,588 as of market close yesterday.

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Related Topix: F5 Networks, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Financial Markets, Science, Wireless

CNet News

Windows XP Support Expiration Not End of the World for Users

NEWS ANALYSIS: The last remaining OS that predates Microsoft's Trustworthy Computing Initiative needs to go, but the danger is no different this week than last week.

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Related Topix: Microsoft Windows, Science / Technology, Microsoft, Startups, Science, Trustworthy, Computers

SFGate

This Is Why Google Has Two Operating Systems

A lot of people have wondered over the years why Google has two operating systems, Android and the newer Chrome OS.

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Related Topix: Science, Google, Startups, Business News

Star Tribune

Wise-up to smartphones abroad

You want to use your smartphone while traveling abroad. But choosing an affordable method can seem mind-numbingly complicated.

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Related Topix: Science, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Cellphones, Travel

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Outsmart Heartbleed? I can't even remember my password

There's a hole in the Internet where all your passwords could be sucked out at any moment, along with your confidential information and perhaps your bank account.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computer Security, Cryptography, Science

I4U Future Technology News

Apple: iOS 7 Adoption, The $350 iWatch, US Market Share, 2014 MacBook Air, And Jony Ive

Users flocking to iOS 7, teenagers ready to spend $350 on an iWatch, US market share continues to rise, paperwork from the patent case, product predictions, Lightroom Mobile, Sir Jony Ive's collection of workers, and Facebook is pushing their Messenger app .

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, Teenagers, Family, iPad App, iPhone App, Facebook, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Science

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