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3 hrs ago | Express India

OkCupid admits to Facebook-style experimention on users

OkCupid, a top US dating / matchmaking website, intentionally mismatched users to test its technology, the IAC/InterActive Corp service said on Monday, weeks after Facebook Inc admitted to misleading users in a psychological study.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Science

6 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Zumasys Named #1 Best Place to Work in Orange County by the Orange County Business Journal

Zumasys, a leading provider of cloud computing solutions for business-critical applications, announced today that it has been ranked #1 on the 2014 Best Places to Work in County list, a project of the Orange County Business Journal and Best Companies Group.


Related Topix: Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Science, Non-Profit, Marketing

6 hrs ago | Outlook

New AI Algorithm Tracks Musical Progression of The Beatles

Computer scientists have developed an artificial intelligence algorithm that can analyse and compare musical styles and have used it to study the musical progression of the Beatles.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Science, Ringo Starr, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney

10 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

Qualcomm planting seeds for 4K video, silicon brains in mobile devices

Smarter contextual awareness, 4K video and augmented reality are just some of the new technologies that will be offered by smartphones and tablets over the next year or so, according to Qualcomm's product blueprints.


Related Topix: Science, CPU, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Cameras

13 hrs ago | The Code Project

Corporate projects & human resource management using Banker's algorithm

This will show the simple and useful way to implement Banker's algorithm in managing & scheduling projects,their resources & to give effective solution.


Related Topix: Science

16 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

The Perfect Storm of Big Data, Cloud & the Internet of Things @ThingsExpo

Almost everyone sees the potential of Internet of Things but how can businesses truly unlock that potential.


Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology, Cloud Computing, Science, Santa Clara, CA, Santa Clara County, CA

20 hrs ago | CiteULike

Implications of computer science principles for quantum physics

The Church-Turing thesis is one of the pillars of computer science; it postulates that every classical system has equivalent computability power to the so-called Turing machine.


Related Topix: Science, Physics

Yesterday | Medical News Today

New computational method pinpoints gene changes in breast cancer cells

Computer scientists at Carnegie Mellon University, working with high-throughput data generated by breast cancer biologists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, have devised a computational method to determine how gene networks are rewired as normal breast cells turn malignant and as they respond to potential cancer therapy agents.


Related Topix: Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Bioinformatics

Sun Jul 27, 2014


Siemens to transform electric cars into rolling computers

Siemens is developing new technology aimed at transforming electric cars into "rolling computers" controlled by a centralized computing architecture.


Related Topix: Computers, Science, Gadgets

Barrington Stage's 'Breaking the Code' tells little-known story of WWII genius

Just over six months after he was posthumously pardoned by Queen Elizabeth II, Alan Turing , the cryptologist who led Britain's successful efforts to crack the German's Enigma code during World War II, turns up on the Mainstage of the Barrington Stage Company in the person of actor Mark H. Dold , who gives a remarkable and memorable performance as ... (more)


Related Topix: Cryptography, Science, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Russia Taday

Trojan virus secretly uses Tor network to hide bitcoin extortionist

An unusual ransomware Trojan, discovered by cybersecurity experts last month, is the first of its kind to secretly use a Tor anonymizing network to hide its communication with a command-and-control server.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Science

CNet News

Dell Panel: BYOD, IoT Increase Security Challenges

A group of Dell experts, customers and partners, as well as analysts and journalists, debate the issues of security in a rapidly evolving IT world.


Related Topix: Personal Web Systems, Dell, Science, PC



We recently managed to reduce network errors in Awesomenauts by 10% by improving our throttling algorithm.


Related Topix: Science


AI Algorithm Correctly Detects Subtle Changes...

Music enthusiasts have long recognized the dramatic changes the music of The Beatles went through in only a few years' time, but now for the first time researchers have scientifically measured the legendary rock band's progression using an artificial intelligence algorithm capable of analyzing and comparing musical styles.


Related Topix: Science, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Ringo Starr, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Lawrence Technological University, Entertainment

Services link college roommates, divide officials

When Shantel Silva got into Villanova University, she did what incoming freshmen do these days.


Related Topix: Villanova University, Online Dating, Science, Boston University, Northeastern University, Boston College

Sat Jul 26, 2014


If You Can't Check in, is it Really Foursquare?

In their quest to copy competitors, social sites and apps increasingly drop features that are part of the popularity and identity of their products Now, the service has been re-created as a third-rate Yelp instead of a first-rate Foursquare.


Related Topix: Twitter, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Science

Pumping Station One hosts lecture about new Raspberry Pi model

This last Monday, Chicago hackerspace Pumping Station One hosted a "Not Exclusively Raspberry Pi Meeting" in which a representative from the Element 14 company demonstrated the newest model of the Raspberry Pi , a revolutionary computer designed to be cheap, easy to program, and flexible in use.


Related Topix: Computers, Science

Ballymoney Today

Ballycastle student flying the local business flag in the US

Making waves: Study USA student Jordan Colgan is picture with Helen McBride from the British Council at the Study USA Orientation event at the University of Ulster, Belfast on June 26. INBM30-14S Jordan, who is currently studying Computer Science at the University of Ulster, will soon be heading to Westminster College, Missouri after being selected ... (more)


Related Topix: Antrim County, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Science, Westminster College (Missouri), Travel, Northern Ireland, Ireland Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, World News

Inside Bay Area

Microsoft makes design central to its future

Before Ralf Groene helped devise the look and feel of Microsoft's Surface tablet, he designed food -- or "food concepts," he says, for people on the go.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Dining, Science, Redmond, WA, Computers

Information Technology

New Version of HOB MacGate Allows for Improved Remote Access to Mac Computers

HOB , one of the market leaders in secure remote access solutions, announced the launch of the new version of HOB MacGate , a software that provides users with a flexible and highly secure remote access solution to Mac computers.


Related Topix: Computers, Science


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