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2 hrs ago | Government Computer News

HD video eases surveillance in sprawling jail system

Maricopa County, Ariz., operates the third largest sheriff's office in the United States, with 7,500 to 10,000 inmates in its jail system across six facilities on any given day.


Related Topix: Prison, Maricopa County, AZ, Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science

Jim Parsons takes the Ice Bucket Challenge (August 17, 2014)

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

6 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Livermore, Berkeley labs part of supercomputing effort to model climate change

Lawrence Livermore and Lawrence Berkeley lab researchers, along with scientists from six other national laboratories, will take part in a state-of-the-art supercomputing project designed to model, simulate and predict the effects of climate change on Earth.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

10 hrs ago |

Is Seagate an Ideal Investment Candidate?

The declining demand in the PC market had a negative impact on hard-drive makers such as Seagate Technology and Western Digital .


Related Topix: Seagate, Computers, Seagate Technology, Western Digital Corporation, Science / Technology

14 hrs ago | R & D

First indirect evidence of so-far undetected strange baryons

New supercomputing calculations provide the first evidence that particles predicted by the theory of quark-gluon interactions but never before observed are being produced in heavy-ion collisions at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider , a facility that is dedicated to studying nuclear physics.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Physics, Science, Department of Energy, Weird

18 hrs ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

New Supercomputing Center to Support Big Data and Analytics, Cybersecurity and other STEM Skills

Florida Polytechnic University , Flagship Solutions Group and IBM have announced a new supercomputing center at the University composed of IBM high performance systems, software and cloud-based storage, to help educate students in emerging technology fields.


Related Topix: University, FL, Science / Technology, CPU, Instrumental, Celebration, Science, Computer Science, Cloud Computing

22 hrs ago | TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: Preview of 2012 R2 Update 1 and HPC Pack image in Azure and are now available

We are happy to announce the HPC Pack 2012 R2 Update 1 Preview and HPC Pack VM image in Microsoft Azure are now available.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Microsoft, Startups

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

JPR Reports AMD Jumps 11% in GPU Shipments in Q2, Intel up 4%, Nvidia Slips

Jon Peddie Research , the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics chip shipments and suppliers' market share for 2014 2Q.


Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Startups, Intel, Computers


Bureau of Meteorology prepares for new supercomputer

The Bureau of Meteorology has boosted the link between its two data centres from 80 gigabits per second to 200Gbps as it prepares for the installation of a new supercomputer.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Meteorology, Science


Sources: Startup SimpliVity Inks Deal With Cisco, Will Use UCS Servers For Hyper-Converged Appliances

SimpliVity, a "hyper-converged" infrastructure startup, has inked an agreement with Cisco Systems to improve its position in one of enterprise technology's hottest market segments, CRN has learned.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology, Westborough, MA

Black Hole's Bug Out Conjured By Sony PS3 Super-Cluster | Video

Super massive black holes can spiral around and even out of their host galaxies after gobbling stars or smaller black holes.


Related Topix: PS3, Video Games, Science / Technology, Astronomy, Science

The Motley Fool

This Company Is Helping Your Car Think Like a Supercomputer

It's no mystery that cars have gotten significantly "smarter" in recent years. With every iteration of new models, high-tech features such as blind-spot indicators, front-collision avoidance, lane assistance, and graphics-rich infotainment systems are already becoming commonplace.


Related Topix: Startups, NVidia, Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science, CPU, Google

Scientific Computing/Instrument.

Blue Waters Project to Offer Graduate Visualization Course in Spring 2015

NCSA's Blue Waters project will offer a graduate course on High Performance Visualization for Large-Scale Scientific Data Analytics in Spring 2015 and is seeking university partners who are interested in offering the course for credit to their students.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science, Ohio State University


Dark Energy Survey kicks off second season cataloging the wonders of deep space

With its second year under way, the DES team posts highlights and prepares to release images from its first year This image of the NGC 1398 galaxy was taken with the Dark Energy Camera.


Related Topix: Cameras, Astronomy, Science, Science / Technology, Illinois, Department of Energy, University of Chicago

Data Center Knowledge

Geodesic Dome Makes Perfect Data Center Shell in Oregon

Used to build everything from a planetarium in post-WWI Germany to mobile yoga studios at outdoor festivals today, the geodesic dome has proven to be a lasting concept for highly stable structures of any size.


Related Topix: Fitness, Yoga, Oregon Health & Science University, Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology

People's Daily Online

China's supercomputer serves "smart city" construction

Developers with China's Tianhe-1A, one of the world's fastest supercomputers, are tapping into the binary brain's higher functions, moving it beyond animation and Internet financing to help in the construction of new "smart cities", said a researcher on Monday.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computers


Autonomic workflow execution in the grid

To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, CPU

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Digital Trends

Computers that calculate data at the speed of light could arrive as early as 2020

Most folks know that data travels at much higher speeds and capacities over optical cables than it can over copper equivalents.


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


A Look at the GAO Report on the Role of Non-Practicing Entities and Current Legislat...

Home A Continuing Education & Training A Legal & Business A A Look at the GAO Report on the Role of Non-Practicing Entities and Current Legislative Activities Prod Testing 9.1 A Look at the GAO Report on the Role of Non-Practicing Entities and Current Legislative Activities Prod Testing 9.1 Speaker : Paul B. Schneck, Rembrandt IP Management, LLC; ... (more)


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Johns Hopkins University, Columbia University, New York University

Medical News Today

Fast and accurate DNA sequencing may be enhanced by new material

Gene-based personalized medicine has many possibilities for diagnosis and targeted therapy, but one big bottleneck: the expensive and time-consuming DNA-sequencing process.


Related Topix: University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL, Science / Technology, Health

Sat Aug 16, 2014

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Linux training courses to be offered at Camp Shelby

Camp Shelby will soon offer some high-tech computer training that will set itself apart from other military facilities in the country.


Related Topix: Computers, Science / Technology


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