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4 hrs ago | R & D

Collecting just the right data

Much artificial intelligence research addresses the problem of making predictions based on large data sets.


Related Topix: Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

8 hrs ago |

Algorithmic Trading Beats Out Market Sentiment, the Silent Killer

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Related Topix: Science, Mozilla

12 hrs ago | CNet News

Microsoft's Station Q Delves Into Quantum Computing

The software maker's quantum computing lab is exploring ways to tame qubits - and perhaps help shape the future of IT - at UC Santa Barbara.


Related Topix: Science, UC Santa Barbara, Redmond, WA, Physics, Computers, Startups, Intel

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Magisto Video App for New Amazon Fire Phone Unites Multi-Screen Experience to Offer Personal Expression and Video Creation

Magisto, the cloud-based mobile video platform, today unveiled a new version of Magisto optimized for Amazon's newly announced Fire phone.


Related Topix: Amazon, Science

The Inquirer

Vodafone looks to put data servers in cell towers

VODAFONE HAS TEAMED UP with researchers at London's Imperial College to look at ways of leveraging cell towers to process big data.


Related Topix: Vodafone, Science

Fast Company

Five Ways Watson Will Change Computing

Watson, IBM's artificial intelligence computing platform, is changing the way we compute.


Related Topix: Science, USAA, Insurance, Computers, Business News

New Scientist

The new Google? Baidu's big plans to bust out of China

Baidu is not just looking at smart bikes. China's ambitious search firm wants to use AI to change computing - and it has global ambitions IS BAIDU about to step it up a gear? Rumours have been circulating that the Chinese search engine is developing a bike that could drive itself through packed city streets.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science, Internet, Science / Technology, CPU

A Winning Strategy for Growth Companies. A Fight-Back Strategy for Established Goliaths.

Innovators and entrepreneurs aren't normally in the business of sharing their intellectual property.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science, Social Software, Business News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Science Daily

Can machines think? Misidentification of humans as machines in Turing tests

Pairs were set up and judges were tasked with identifying whether who they were talking to was human or a computer.


Related Topix: Computers, Science, iPhone

Science Daily

Electronic nose could aid in rescue missions

Researchers have developed a device that allows multiple robotic platforms to follow the path of certain odors.


Related Topix: Science, Robots, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


IBM aims to disrupt supercomputing market with cloud enticements

IBM is offering a potentially powerful incentive in its attempts to entice organizations to move supercomputing jobs to the cloud: a high-speed network communications link called InfiniBand.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, SoftLayer, Science, Computers, Marketing

Business Journal

Algorithms in the Mist: How researchers try to decode Facebook's newsfeed

The UpTake: Algorithms are a fact of digital life, but the inner-workings of the likes of Facebook's newsfeed and Google Search are famously opaque.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Science

Business Wire

WideOrbit Acquires Admeta

This acquisition is part of WideOrbit's ongoing commitment to expand its digital offering for major media companies and provide the most comprehensive media management solutions globally for premium publishers.


Related Topix: Startups, WideOrbit, Science, Sweden, World News, Vancouver, WA


ARM's chip licensing revenue and profit keep on rising

ARM Holdings' chip licensing business continues to grow, the company said, reporting year-on-year increases in second-quarter profit and revenue.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU, Science

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Hindustan Times

Apple profits 77 billion on iPhone sales iPad dampens results

Apple on Tuesday reported that its quarterly profit climbed with strong iPhone demand, but a decline in iPad tablet sales put a damper on its results.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Ipad, Science / Technology, iPhone, Science


Juniper Networks posts solid gains

Juniper Networks Inc.'s second-quarter profit more than doubled as the networking-equipment company posted solid gains in product and services revenue.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Science, Cloud Computing

The Washington Post

5From Gaza to dating, why users are confessing their thoughts on anonymous apps like Secret

Secrets are not supposed to be told, let alone shared publicly. Still, some people are posting their confessions on the app Secret, created by a Silicon Valley start-up that last week collected $25 million in funding that sums up to a total of $35 million so far.


Related Topix: Science, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Business News

Business Journal

Bluemile co-founder launches Virtual Sprout IT business after settling Wow lawsuit

A co-founder of the former Bluemile Inc. has started a cloud computing and technology consulting business that will not do business in the Columbus area, northeast Ohio and several other regions under terms of a settlement with Wow, Bluemile's acquirer and his former employer.


Related Topix: Science, Columbus, OH, Franklin County, OH, Cincinnati, OH

Data Center Knowledge

AccelOps Adds Machine Learning Feature in Latest IT Monitoring Release

AccelOps , which has a sophisticated analytics engine that monitors health and security of a company's entire IT stack , has launched the fourth release of its software, adding smarter anomaly detection capabilities and widening the range of systems on the network it is able to monitor.


Related Topix: SlideRocket, Socialcast, Science



The future will be here before you know it. In director Wally Pfister's epic thriller "Transcendence" starring Johnny Depp and available now on Blu-ray, the fight for that future is a matter of life or death for Dr. Will Caster .


Related Topix: Science


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