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  1. Globalfoundries completes acquisition of IBM microelectronics businessRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | DigiTimes

    With the acquisition, Globalfoundries is able to gain differentiated technologies to enhance its product offerings in key growth markets, from mobility and Internet of Things to Big Data and high-performance computing, the chipmaker said. The deal strengthens the company's workforce, adding decades of experience and expertise in semiconductor development, device expertise, design, and manufacturing.

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  2. Supercomputers donated to UMass Dartmouth will help triple data capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Khanna garnered national publicity last year when he set up 176 Sony PlayStation 3 gaming systems in a milk freezer outdoors to create a cost-effective supercomputer that has been used to study black hole astrophysics and vulnerabilities in cybersecurity. After the PS3 cluster participated in an international cryptography contest, two Bitcoin mining investors donated their supercomputers to the university to aid his research.

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  3. New bio-inspired catalyst for partial methane oxidation may aid small-scale GTLRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Green Car Congress

    A new bio-inspired zeolite catalyst, developed by an international team with researchers from Technische UniversitA t MA1 4nchen , Eindhoven University of Technology and University of Amsterdam, might pave the way to small scale gas-to-liquid technologies converting natural gas to fuels and starting materials for the chemical industry. Investigating the mechanism of the selective oxidation of methane to methanol they identified a copper-oxo-cluster as the active center inside the zeolite micropores.

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  4. Two years after Snowden, NSA revelations still hurting US tech firms in China: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Edward Snowden began leaking information two years ago that could cost US firms tens of billions of dollars in lost business overseas. Photo: AFP Revelations of digital surveillance by American spy agencies could end up costing US firms billions of dollars in lost business and lawmakers in Washington are falling short in their duty to address the issue, a US think tank has said.

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  5. Oops, the universe may have ten to 100 times fewer galaxies than we thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KurzweilAI.net

    There may be far fewer galaxies further out in the universe then might be expected, according to a new study led by MSU There may be far fewer galaxies further out in the universe then might be expected, according to a new study led by Michigan State University . Over the years, the Hubble Space Telescope has allowed astronomers to look deep into the universe.

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  6. New data on distant galaxy numbersRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Environmental News Network

    There may be far fewer galaxies further out in the Universe then might be expected, suggests a new study based on simulations conducted using the Blue Waters supercomputer at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, with resulting data transferred to SDSC Cloud at the San Diego Supercomputer Center at the University of California, San Diego, for future analysis. The study, published this week in the Astrophysical Journal Letters , shows the first results from the Renaissance Simulations, a suite of extremely high-resolution adaptive mesh refinement calculations of high redshift galaxy formation.

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  7. Scientists Need Public Help To Study Oregon Coast's 'The Blob,' ClimateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Beach Connection

    Scientists from Corvallis are looking for some help from the public to study what's known as "the blob" off the U.S. West Coast - including the Oregon coast. It's a mass of unusually warm water that's been appearing around the Pacific Ocean and scientists believe this has much to do with droughts in west coast states.

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  8. Microsoft Sheds Light On Windows 10 Rollout Plans, Enterprises Will Get It Aug. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CRN

    Microsoft is almost ready to release Windows 10 to manufacturing, and on Thursday it gave some insight into the phased rollout it has planned for the new operating system. "Soon, we will give a build of Windows 10 to our OEM partners so they can start imaging new devices with Windows 10," Terry Myerson, executive vice president of the recently formed Windows and Devices Group , said in a blog post.

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  9. IBM, NVIDIA and Mellanox Launch Design Center for Big Data and HPCRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    IBM in collaboration with NVIDIA and Mellanox announced the establishment of a POWER Acceleration and Design Center in Monpellier, France, to advance the development of data-intensive research, industrial and commercial applications. Born out of the collaborative spirit fostered by the OpenPOWER Foundation - an open development community co-founded by IBM, NVIDIA and Mellanox supporting open development on top of the POWER architecture - the new Center provides commercial and open-source software developers with technical assistance to enable them to develop high performance computing applications.

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  10. IBM, Others Launched OpenPower Design Center in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CNet News

    Created along with Nvidia and Mellanox, the facility will encourage hardware and software developers to build products based on OpenPower. Officials with IBM, Nvidia and Mellanox Technologies are looking to accelerate the adoption of the OpenPower architecture in the high-performance computing space by establishing a second design center in Europe.

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  11. Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. Schedules Release of Second Quarter 2015...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Information Technology

    Technologies, Ltd. , a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter 2015 after the market closes on Wednesday, July 22, 2015. Following the release, Mellanox will conduct a conference call at 2 p.m. Pacific Time .

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  12. IBM, NVIDIA and Mellanox Launch Design Center for Big Data and High Performance ComputingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... and open-source software developers with technical assistance to enable them to develop high performance computing (HPC) applications. Technical experts from IBM, NVIDIA and Mellanox will help developers take advantage of OpenPOWER systems ...

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  13. The Brave New World of Healthcare ConvergenceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

    Different technologies are being leveraged in the healthcare world creating the promise of a smart, efficient, and efficacious healthcare system. And in the healthcare world that convergence is beginning to happen.

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  14. Ibm Ceo Virginia Rometty is one of New York's Most Powerful WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New York Business.com

    As head of a company with more than $90 billion in revenue and a wide range of services and products, Ginni Rometty, 57, would have her hands full under ordinary circumstances. But the IBM lifer, who became the company's first female CEO in 2012, has spent her entire tenure struggling with a turnaround.

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  15. Freezing single atoms to absolute zero with microwaves brings quantum technology closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    Physicists at the University of Sussex have found a way of using everyday technology found in kitchen microwaves and mobile telephones to bring quantum physics closer to helping solve enormous scientific problems that the most powerful of today's supercomputers cannot even begin to embark upon. A team led by Professor Winfried Hensinger has frozen single charged atoms to within a millionth of a degree of absolute zero with the help of microwave radiation.

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  16. Entrepreneur of the yearRead the original story

    Wednesday | LongmontFYI

    Boulder businessman Dave Wright, founder and CEO of SolidFire, was named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year for 2015 in the Mountain Desert region.

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  17. New HPC Center in France to Push OpenPOWER AdoptionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Data Center Knowledge

    IBM , NVIDIA and Mellanox are opening a center focused on OpenPOWER in Montpellier, France. OpenPOWER is a foundation meant to boost IBM's open and licensable POWER architecture .

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  18. Kaminario Named a Visionary in Gartner's 2015 Magic Quadrant for Solid-State ArraysRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Freshnews

    The second-annual Magic Quadrant for SSAs is based on detailed market research of 13 solid-state array vendors, evaluated on their ability to execute in the market and their completeness of vision. Kaminario improved its position in "Ability to Execute" and "Completeness of Vision" from last year's report, moving up the Visionaries quadrant towards the Leaders category.

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  19. AMD and Dell Support Bioinformatics Studies at University of Warsaw in PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Market Wire

    : AMD ) today unveiled innovation in heterogeneous high performance computing (HPC) by delivering more than 1.5 petaFLOPS of AMD FirePro S9150 server GPU performance for the Next Generation Sequencing Centre (NGSC) at the Centre of New Technologies, ...

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  20. Troll repellent: fighting online harassment with open sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Red Hat Magazine

    Randi Harper has been a FreeBSD src committer, a DevOps engineer, and a FLOSS Weekly co-host. Recently, she's taken on a new role: target of sustained harassment.

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