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Qualcomm Processors to Appear in Robots

The Open Source Robotics Foundation has announced plans to extend the capabilities of ROS to Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processors. Via this agreement, OSRF will create and subsequently support a ROS release for Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processors for both the Linux and Android operating systems.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Open Source Software, Linux, Science, Computer Science

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Sys-Con Media

INSIDE Secure's Vice President to Be a Panel Speaker at QualcommA ...

INSIDE Secure , a leader in embedded security solutions for mobile and connected devices, today announced Steve Singer, INSIDE Secure's VP of World Wide Field Applications, will be a panel speaker at the QualcommA Uplinqa 2014 Mobile Developers Conference and will be discussing some of the hottest emerging mobile trends. The Uplinq 2014 Mobile Developers Conference is the education and business conference for developers.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

International Business Times

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs. OnePlus One - Can The Underdog Trump The Monster?

Galaxy Note 4 has recently been unveiled at the IFA event. Whereas the mighty handset that comes with killer specs at a nominal price named OnePlus One was released in June.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Semiconductors, Samsung Electronics Co, Electronics, Science / Technology, Cameras

The Daily Star

Finally Apple brings iPhone 6, 6+ and - Apple Watch'

If you've been around the internet or at least been keeping track of on goings for the past week then you probably know about Apple's announcement of two new iPhones and a smartwatch. The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6+ are brothers, their noticeable difference being in their screen sizes which are 4.7'' and 5.5'' respectively.

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Related Topix: Apple, Startups, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone, Science / Technology, Cameras, Social Software

International Business Times

iPhone 6 vs iPhone 6 Plus vs Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8: Performance, CPU and Health

This comparison offers look at the potential performance of Apple against the Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8. Processor, CPU, RAM and other configurations will also be looked at.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, iPhone, Apple, Startups, Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA

OUPblog

Out with the old?

Innovation is a primary driver of economic growth and of the rise in living standards, and a substantial body of research has been devoted to documenting the welfare benefits from it . Few areas have experienced more rapid innovation than the Personal Computers industry, with much of this progress being associated with a particular component, the Central Processing Unit .

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, PC, Computers

MSDN Blogs

Hyper-V Virtual Switch Performance - Virtual Machine Queue

In my last post, I talked about how various NIC offloads are supported in VMSWITCH to provide high performance network device virtualization. In this post, I would talk about another networking performance technique called virtual machine queues .

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Microsoft, Startups

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Business News

Alibaba plans to release the IPO genie in bid to raise $21bn

Jack Ma must really like America. The story goes that Ma fixed on the name of his soon-to-be-floated Chinese e-commerce business - dubbed China 's Amazon and eBay combined - while sitting in a San Francisco cafe.

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Related Topix: Alibaba, Science / Technology, Internet, eBay, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone

EETimes

daleste I think it is great if I have a device that will allow me to...

I think it is great if I have a device that will allow me to avoid traffic congestion. I just wonder if I would be able to avoid the congestion if everyone had the device.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, UC Berkeley

Re/code

Qualcomm Says Its Chips Can Power a More Secure Smartphone Kill Switch

Qualcomm says using its Snapdragon processors can help in the effort to ensure that cellphones can be rendered useless when stolen. While there has been a big push for so-called "kill switches," the chipmaker says that adding a hardware component to a kill switch has big advantages over a software-only approach.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

The Labradorian

Rules must be relaxed for outside buyers: fishermen

In the heyday of the cod fishery in Newfoundland and Labrador, when inshore boats dotted the ocean and the provincial government handed out processing licences like candy to fish plants that were springing up in many coastal communities, no one could fathom a day when there'd be no company wanting to buy cod from inshore fishermen. In 2013, fishermen on the province's south coast could not catch their full quota of cod because most plants in the province were not buying cod - or not buying cod at times the fishermen went out to catch it - and any plants that did buy cod often offered a low price.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Canada, Life, Food, Seafood

TrustedReviews

Amazon Fire TV vs Roku 3

Amazon has surprised everyone by making the Amazon Fire TV available to pre-order in the UK. This versatile media streaming box will be available to buy on these shores from October 23. But how does Amazon's effort to take over our living rooms compare to one of the established masters of the art, the Roku 3? Let's take a look at the two boxes and see which offers the best package.

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Science Daily

Cutting the cloud computing carbon cost

Cloud computing involves displacing data storage and processing from the user's computer on to remote servers. It can provide users with more storage space and computing power that they can then access from anywhere in the world rather than having to connect to a single desktop or other computer with its finite resources.

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Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Computers

Fri Sep 12, 2014

NutraIngredients

Coffee genome sequenced: Researchers drink to greater caffeine control

Dr Dani Zamir: "The challenge now is to translate these decoded genomes into new and improved tools for plant breeding..." Reducing, enhancing or even eliminating caffeine content in coffee plants will be possible in the near future researchers are saying after completing the genomic map of the plant . Published in Science this month, the lengthy research project involving an international team of researchers, completed the genome map for the coffee plant variety responsible for 30% of the world's production.

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Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Science / Technology, Agriculture, Science

ComputerWorld

Stanford's ant-sized radios could connect the world

Scientists at Stanford University have built ant-sized radios that could one day help track patients' temperatures, turn on coffee makers in the morning and prevent forgery. A Stanford engineering team has built a radio, equipped with sensors, computational units and antennas one-tenth the size of Wi-Fi antennas, that is able to gain all the power it needs from the same electromagnetic waves that carry signals to its receiving antenna.

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Related Topix: Startups, Stanford University, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

Ubergizmo

LG Ready To Release L Fino And L Bello Smartphones

LG did introduce a number of entry level smartphones a while back, and it looks as though the consumer electronics giant is ready to roll them out to the mass market. The LG L Fino as well as the LG L Bello smartphones were introduced to Brazil earlier this week, where other countries throughout emerging markets in Latin America will follow suit as well.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Gadgets

International Business Times

Samsung Galaxy S5 v. Apple iPhone 6 - Specifications, Features, Release Date And Price Comparison

An Apple employee waves a rainbow flag before marching in the San Francisco Gay Pride Festival in California June 29, 2014. Thousands of Apple employees donned specially designed T shirts at the festival and marched in unison.

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Related Topix: iPhone, Science / Technology, Cameras

BroadcastNewsroom

Sony Unveils New PXW-FS7 Compact 4K XDCAM Camera with a Super 35 CMOS sensor

Optimized for Long-form with XAVC-L Recording, Native E-Mount Lens Flexibility, High Speed XQD Media and a Comfortable, Robust Design /PRNewswire/ -- Sony's newest addition to its large sensor line is a complete camera system that delivers long-form recording capabilities with 4K resolution in a compact, hand-held design. The new PXW-FS7 XDCAM Super 35 camcorder combines the flexibility of native E-mount technology, the recording efficiency of the XAVC-L codec; the transfer speed and intelligence of XQD memory cards; and comfortable, handheld ergonomics, including a new "Smart Grip."

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Customer Interaction Solutions

Vanguard Video to Demonstrate a 4K OpenCL Graphics Accelerated...

At IBC 2014, Vanguard Video , a leading provider of professional, broadcast quality video compression technology, will be demonstrating V.265-Gx, a high efficiency OpenCL graphics accelerated 4K H.265/HEVC real-time encoder using the Core i7 Quad-Core processor with Iris Pro graphics. Utilizing only half of the computational power from the CPU, V.265-Gx is capable of real-time encoding of 4K live captured video at unparalleled broadcast quality.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Startups, Intel, Science, Computer Science

Thu Sep 11, 2014

EETimes

BLOG: Drone Fun & Teardown at ARM TechCon

IoT World will be visiting ARM Techcon once again this year, with an eye on new developments in the ARM ecosystem with relevance to the Internet of Things . There will also be a bit of fun for your editor in chief.

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