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Computer Technology Review
WWPI – Covering the best in IT since 1980 » Blog Archive » New Cray Urika-GX system tackles supercomputing performance to address big data analyticsCray Inc. launched Tuesday its agile analytics platform Urika-GX system to fuse
WWPI – Covering the best in IT since 1980 » Blog Archive » New Cray Urika-GX system tackles supercomputing performance to address big data analytics
Computer Technology Review / Posted yesterday
Cray Inc. launched Tuesday its agile analytics platform Urika-GX system to fuse supercomputing technologies with an open, enterprise-ready software framework for big data analytics. The Cray Urika-GX system gives customers versatility for running... Read more
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PhysOrg
A rallying call for microbiome science national data managementIn a study published online May 16, 2016, in Trends in Microbiology, DOE JGI re
A rallying call for microbiome science national data management
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
In a study published online May 16, 2016, in Trends in Microbiology, DOE JGI researchers call for the formation of a National Microbiome Data Center, which complements the White House's recent launch of a National Microbiome Initiative. Credit: Nikos... Read more
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PhysOrg
New technique controls autonomous vehicles on a dirt trackThe work will help the engineers understand how to help driverless vehicles fac
New technique controls autonomous vehicles on a dirt track
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
The work will help the engineers understand how to help driverless vehicles face the risky and unusual road conditions of the real world. Credit: Rob Felt/Georgia Tech A Georgia Institute of Technology research team has devised a novel way to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the Move, May 22, 2016Allied Services Integrated Health System Robert Cole, Ph.D., has been appointe
People on the Move, May 22, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Allied Services Integrated Health System Robert Cole, Ph.D., has been appointed chief analytics officer. Mr. Cole is a 20-year employee of the health system, and will work in partnership with senior management on future business and strategic... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
Researchers Discover Breakthrough Method To Generate True Random Numbers From Weak Randomness SourcesComputer science professor David Zuckerman and graduate student Eshan Chattopad
Researchers Discover Breakthrough Method To Generate True Random Numbers From Weak Randomness Sources
Tom's Hardware / Posted 6 days ago
Computer science professor David Zuckerman and graduate student Eshan Chattopadhyay from the University of Texas (Austin) developed a new method of generating truly random numbers by combining two “weak randomness” sources such as the stock market... Read more
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The Hindu
Social Progress Index: A work in progressComputing development and well-being is an ongoing project. Introducing the Soc
Social Progress Index: A work in progress
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
Computing development and well-being is an ongoing project. Introducing the Social Progress Index at the sub-national level can be a game changer In the early 1930s a need was felt to capture all economic transactions by individuals, companies, and... Read more
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Business Wire
The CEA Announces Expanded Collaboration with Intel to Advance Cutting-Edge Research and Innovation in Key Digital Areasa shared R&D programme and jointly submit research and innovation projects on a
The CEA Announces Expanded Collaboration with Intel to Advance Cutting-Edge Research and Innovation in Key Digital Areas
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
a shared R&D programme and jointly submit research and innovation projects on a European scale, particularly as regards High Performance Computing (HPC), as part of the Horizon 2020 programme. The new CEA-Intel agreement involves several... Read more
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Animation World Network
SIGGRAPH Unveils 2016 Technical Papers Previewinternational forum for disseminating new scholarly work in computer graphics a
SIGGRAPH Unveils 2016 Technical Papers Preview
Animation World Network / Posted 7 days ago
international forum for disseminating new scholarly work in computer graphics and interactive techniques. As a preview of this year’s upcoming conference, the program trailer is available on the official ACM SIGGRAPH YouTube... Read more
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Business Wire
SIGGRAPH 2016 Technical Papers Previewinternational forum for disseminating new scholarly work in computer graphics a
SIGGRAPH 2016 Technical Papers Preview
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
international forum for disseminating new scholarly work in computer graphics and interactive techniques. As a preview of this year’s upcoming conference, the program trailer is available on the official ACM SIGGRAPH YouTube... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The secret weapon behind Leicester City's successa wonder why any athlete would risk a doping scandal - and their careers - when
The secret weapon behind Leicester City's success
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
a wonder why any athlete would risk a doping scandal - and their careers - when there are perfectly legal ways to enhance performance. Today's best sports teams are dosing up on smart devices strapped inside their jerseys, which collect data on... Read more
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WA Today
The secret weapon behind Leicester City's successa wonder why any athlete would risk a doping scandal - and their careers - when
The secret weapon behind Leicester City's success
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
a wonder why any athlete would risk a doping scandal - and their careers - when there are perfectly legal ways to enhance performance. Today's best sports teams are dosing up on smart devices strapped inside their jerseys, which collect data on... Read more
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The Age
The secret weapon behind Leicester City's successa wonder why any athlete would risk a doping scandal - and their careers - when
The secret weapon behind Leicester City's success
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
a wonder why any athlete would risk a doping scandal - and their careers - when there are perfectly legal ways to enhance performance. Today's best sports teams are dosing up on smart devices strapped inside their jerseys, which collect data on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The secret weapon behind Leicester City's successa wonder why any athlete would risk a doping scandal - and their careers - when
The secret weapon behind Leicester City's success
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
a wonder why any athlete would risk a doping scandal - and their careers - when there are perfectly legal ways to enhance performance. Today's best sports teams are dosing up on smart devices strapped inside their jerseys, which collect data on... Read more
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Canberra Times
The secret weapon behind Leicester City's successa wonder why any athlete would risk a doping scandal - and their careers - when
The secret weapon behind Leicester City's success
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
a wonder why any athlete would risk a doping scandal - and their careers - when there are perfectly legal ways to enhance performance. Today's best sports teams are dosing up on smart devices strapped inside their jerseys, which collect data on... Read more
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The Manila Times
IBM quantum computing now on Cloud for public usersMay 15, 2016 8:31 pm Problem-solver outsmarts supercomputersYorktown Heights,
IBM quantum computing now on Cloud for public users
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
May 15, 2016 8:31 pm Problem-solver outsmarts supercomputersYorktown Heights, New York: IBM Research said it has made quantum computing available to the public for the first time to enable users to... Read more
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Computer World Australia
La Trobe joins IntersectLa Trobe University has become the eleventh member of Intersect Australia. Int
La Trobe joins Intersect
Computer World Australia / Posted 12 days ago
La Trobe University has become the eleventh member of Intersect Australia. Intersect Australia is a consortium of universities that provides eResearch resources, including access to high performance computing (HPC), software development services and... Read more
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Psych Central
Reading on Digital Media May Inhibit Abstract ThoughtNew research suggests use of digital platforms such as tablets and laptops for
Reading on Digital Media May Inhibit Abstract Thought
Psych Central / Posted 16 days ago
New research suggests use of digital platforms such as tablets and laptops for reading may make you more inclined to focus on concrete details rather than interpreting information more abstractly. Investigators tested the basic question: would... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Digital media may affect our likelihood of using abstract thoughtdetails rather than interpreting information more abstractly, according to a ne
Digital media may affect our likelihood of using abstract thought
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
details rather than interpreting information more abstractly, according to a new study published in the proceedings of ACM CHI '16, the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, to be held May 7-12, 2016. The findings serve as... Read more
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PhysOrg
IU data scientists launch free tools to analyze online trends, memesA detail from a portion of the graph showing connections between tweets used in
IU data scientists launch free tools to analyze online trends, memes
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
A detail from a portion of the graph showing connections between tweets used in relation to the #icebucketchallenge shows Twitter accounts tweeting the hashtag at pop star Katy Perry. Credit: Indiana University Did more people see #thedress as blue... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers find new way to control quantum systemsResearchers from the Department of Applied Mathematics and the Institute for Qu
Researchers find new way to control quantum systems
PhysOrg / Posted 21 days ago
Researchers from the Department of Applied Mathematics and the Institute for Quantum Computing at the University of Waterloo have developed a versatile new way of controlling quantum systems that can affect the reliability of experiments. To develop... Read more
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Business Wire
Osterhout Design Group Teams with NuEyes for Solution to Help Those with Low VisionThanks to the pairing of NuEyes’ lenses and proprietary software with ODG’s awa
Osterhout Design Group Teams with NuEyes for Solution to Help Those with Low Vision
Business Wire / Posted 22 days ago
Thanks to the pairing of NuEyes’ lenses and proprietary software with ODG’s award-winning R-7 smartglasses, people suffering from macular degeneration, glaucoma, retinitis pigmentosa, and other vision-robbing conditions, will once again be able to... Read more
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Arkansas Times
2016 Arkansas Times Academic All-Star TeamMeet the 20 best and brightest high school students in the state. The class of
2016 Arkansas Times Academic All-Star Team
Arkansas Times / Posted 27 days ago
Meet the 20 best and brightest high school students in the state. The class of 2016, our 22nd, is made up of inventors, Olympic-caliber athletes, poets, programmers and Quiz Bowlers. There's rarely a B on the transcripts of these students — in not... Read more
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PhysOrg
Engineers look inside nanoparticles to explore how their shape improves energy storageStanford engineers studying the structures of phase-changing nanoparticles have
Engineers look inside nanoparticles to explore how their shape improves energy storage
PhysOrg / Posted 28 days ago
Stanford engineers studying the structures of phase-changing nanoparticles have found that shape matters. Materials composed of cubes and pyramids, for instance, may yield more efficient batteries than those made of icosahedra. Credit: Dionne Group... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Finalists in Export AwardsamPress Release: Employers And Manufacturers AssociationOutstanding An outstand
Finalists in Export Awards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 29 days ago
amPress Release: Employers And Manufacturers AssociationOutstanding An outstanding cross-section of New Zealand companies have made it through as finalists in the 2016 Air New Zealand Cargo ExportNZ Awards for Auckland and... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Georgia Tech aims to build technology hub in midtown Atlantatechnology hub, with the latest plans for Technology Square recently announced.
Georgia Tech aims to build technology hub in midtown Atlanta
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 30 days ago
technology hub, with the latest plans for Technology Square recently announced. Atlanta developer Portman and the Georgia Institute of Technology unveiled a 21-story second phase for the project and gave it a new name, The Atlanta... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Georgia Tech aims to build technology hub in midtown Atlantatechnology hub, with the latest plans for Technology Square recently announced.
Georgia Tech aims to build technology hub in midtown Atlanta
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted a month ago
technology hub, with the latest plans for Technology Square recently announced. Atlanta developer Portman and the Georgia Institute of Technology unveiled a 21-story second phase for the project and gave it a new name, The Atlanta... Read more
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Island Packet
Georgia Tech aims to build technology hub in midtown Atlantatechnology hub, with the latest plans for Technology Square recently announced.
Georgia Tech aims to build technology hub in midtown Atlanta
Island Packet / Posted a month ago
technology hub, with the latest plans for Technology Square recently announced. Atlanta developer Portman and the Georgia Institute of Technology unveiled a 21-story second phase for the project and gave it a new name, The Atlanta... Read more
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