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36 min ago | Gizmag

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

4 hrs ago |

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

8 hrs ago | 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

12 hrs ago | 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

16 hrs ago | GameDev


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


Related Topix: Science

21 hrs ago | RedOrbit

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

23 hrs ago |

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


Cyber Attacks Happen: Build Resilient Systems

Every week, billions of cyber-events batter government networks. Millions of these attacks hit at network speed, and thousands succeed, as reported by the Homeland Security Department's US Computer Emergency Readiness Team.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, CIO News, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Science

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Business Journal

Ex-Sybase partners stake BlackBerry claim to the Internet of Things

What would make someone leave a CEO position at a rising Redwood City tech company to become chief operating officer of BlackBerry , the once dominant smartphone company that is fighting to regain its footing getting knocked off its pedestal by the explosion of iPhone and Android-powered devices around the world? Marty Beard says that he was ... (more)


Related Topix: Startups, Sybase, iPhone, Science, SAP

Business Journal

CMU researchers find new way of tracking breast cancer

Carnegie Mellon University computer scientists have devised a way of understanding how gene networks are rewired as normal breast cells turn malignant.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Carnegie Mellon University, Science

Westland Observer

Wayne County offices get energy monitoring system

A pilot program aimed at improving energy use and reducing utility costs at Wayne County's historic Guardian Building took another step forward with the successful installation of the Energy Operation Center.


Related Topix: Science, Great Neck, NY

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

Algorithmic Trading Beats Out Market Sentiment, the Silent Killer

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Related Topix: Science, Mozilla

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


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