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The Register
It's all fun and games until someone loses a rackHPC Blog This year’s ISC’16 Student Cluster Competition boasts the most diverse
It's all fun and games until someone loses a rack
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
HPC Blog This year’s ISC’16 Student Cluster Competition boasts the most diverse set of hardware in the near 10-year history of student cluster competitions. Student teams are running three different system architectures (x86, ARM, and Power) in both... Read more
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Newsmax
Top500 Supercomputers Ranking: China Now Beats USThe Top500 supercomputer rankings now put China ahead of the U.S. both in the n
Top500 Supercomputers Ranking: China Now Beats US
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
The Top500 supercomputer rankings now put China ahead of the U.S. both in the number of systems and in performance, officials announced on Monday at the 2016 International Supercomputer Conference in Frankfurt, Germany. China had 167 computer... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Meet the new world’s fastest supercomputer: China’s TaihuLight China has done it again — except this time with a brand new supercomputer. Th
Meet the new world’s fastest supercomputer: China’s TaihuLight
ExtremeTech / Posted 4 days ago
China has done it again — except this time with a brand new supercomputer. The Sunway TaihuLight is now the fastest system in the world, according to the twice-per-year TOP500 list, with... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
IITs way down the list in Shanghai engineering rankingsNone of India’s premier institutes, except for Mumbai University (world ranking
IITs way down the list in Shanghai engineering rankings
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
None of India’s premier institutes, except for Mumbai University (world ranking 151-200), could make it to the world’s top 200 in the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2016, released on Wednesday. Compiled by the Centre for World-Class... Read more
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The New Yorker
Miracle Microbes?Once a year, when Slava Epstein was growing up in Moscow, his mother took him t
Miracle Microbes?
The New Yorker / Posted 9 days ago
Once a year, when Slava Epstein was growing up in Moscow, his mother took him to the Exhibition of the Achievements of the National Economy, a showcase for the wonders of Soviet life. The expo featured many things—from industrial harvesters to Uzbek... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Shanghai Disney Resort to Finally Open After 7 Years of Construction and $5.5B SpentThe opening, which will coincide with the Shanghai International Film Festival
Shanghai Disney Resort to Finally Open After 7 Years of Construction and $5.5B Spent
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
The opening, which will coincide with the Shanghai International Film Festival (June 11-18 at various venues), includes two hotels, a shopping district with more than 50 retailers and Disney's "tallest, largest and most interactive castle." After... Read more
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Aljazeera
How Muhammad Ali helped revive boxing in ChinaFAST FACTS: CHINA'S BOXING HISTORY Hong Kong - So Po Sang was born more than a
How Muhammad Ali helped revive boxing in China
Aljazeera / Posted 15 days ago
FAST FACTS: CHINA'S BOXING HISTORY Hong Kong - So Po Sang was born more than a decade after Muhammad Ali retired from professional boxing. Yet the rising Hong Kong boxing star recites Ali's quotations from memory, and says the American legend... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Shanghai Disney Resort Finally Opens After 7 Years of Construction and $5.5B SpentThe opening, which happens to coincide with the Shanghai International Film Fes
Shanghai Disney Resort Finally Opens After 7 Years of Construction and $5.5B Spent
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
The opening, which happens to coincide with the Shanghai International Film Festival (June 11-18 at various venues), includes two hotels, a shopping district with more than 50 retailers and Disney's "tallest, largest and most interactive... Read more
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New Kerala
China sets up global quantum communications network - newkerala.com #73603Beijing, June 7 : China has begun establishing quantum communications networks
China sets up global quantum communications network - newkerala.com #73603
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Beijing, June 7 : China has begun establishing quantum communications networks in several cities, and is currently building a 1,000-km quantum communications line connecting Beijing and Shanghai. Based on the principles of quantum physics, quantum... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Wired-In: Hanze YingOn Sundays, staff writer Paul Wood spotlights a high-tech difference maker. Thi
Wired-In: Hanze Ying
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
On Sundays, staff writer Paul Wood spotlights a high-tech difference maker. This week, Hanze Ying, 26, co-founder of Hindered Polyurea Technology, which makes inexpensive polymers — long chains of molecules — that are useful in business and medicine.... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The class ceilingNO CAR may honk nor lorry rumble near secondary schools on the two days next we
The class ceiling
Namibia Economist / Posted 19 days ago
NO CAR may honk nor lorry rumble near secondary schools on the two days next week when students are taking their university entrance exams, known as gaokao. Teenagers have been cramming for years for these tests, which they believe (with... Read more
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Rappler
Rodrigo Duterte: Whom should he emulate?“[A]ll men of sense,” one of America’s most imaginative founding fathers Alexan
Rodrigo Duterte: Whom should he emulate?
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
“[A]ll men of sense,” one of America’s most imaginative founding fathers Alexander Hamilton once said, “will agree in the necessity of an energetic executive.” For Rodrigo Duterte’s legions of supporters, they fervently believe that they may have... Read more
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PhysOrg
Team analyzed network heterogeneity of suprachiasmatic nucleus to reverse age-related decline in circadian rhythmSocial network diagram. Credit: Daniel Tenerife/Wikipedia If you've ever felt g
Team analyzed network heterogeneity of suprachiasmatic nucleus to reverse age-related decline in circadian rhythm
PhysOrg / Posted 24 days ago
Social network diagram. Credit: Daniel Tenerife/Wikipedia If you've ever felt groggy the morning after traversing time zones, you can thank the temporary mismatch between your body's 24-hour circadian rhythm and your new local time. In mammals, this... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Temple’s chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdom in ChinaMaster Xianfan carries Xian'er the robot monk at the 1,700-year-old entrance ga
Temple’s chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdom in China
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 24 days ago
Master Xianfan carries Xian'er the robot monk at the 1,700-year-old entrance gate of the Longquan Temple in Beijing. (CNN) BEIJING — This funny-looking, chubby robot might well be the most popular Buddhist monk in China. Standing two-feet tall,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdomThis funny-looking, chubby robot might well be the most popular Buddhist monk i
Chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdom
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 24 days ago
This funny-looking, chubby robot might well be the most popular Buddhist monk in China. Standing two-feet tall, Xian'er is based on a cartoon character created by a Buddhist master at Beijing's Longquan Temple. He's already attracted a steady... Read more
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My EastText
Chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdomThis funny-looking, chubby robot might well be the most popular Buddhist monk i
Chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdom
My EastText / Posted 24 days ago
This funny-looking, chubby robot might well be the most popular Buddhist monk in China. Standing two-feet tall, Xian'er is based on a cartoon character created by a Buddhist master at Beijing's Longquan Temple. He's already attracted a steady... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdomThis funny-looking, chubby robot might well be the most popular Buddhist monk i
Chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdom
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
This funny-looking, chubby robot might well be the most popular Buddhist monk in China. Standing two-feet tall, Xian'er is based on a cartoon character created by a Buddhist master at Beijing's Longquan Temple. He's already attracted a steady... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Clinton ahead of Trump in voter-data campaignPHILADELPHIA -- Donald Trump trails Hillary Clinton by months, even years, in u
Clinton ahead of Trump in voter-data campaign
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
PHILADELPHIA -- Donald Trump trails Hillary Clinton by months, even years, in using fast-evolving digital campaigning to win over voters, data specialists working with the GOP say. The presumptive Republican presidential nominee has dismissed the... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdomThis funny-looking, chubby robot might well be the most popular Buddhist monk i
Chatty robot monk dispenses Buddhist wisdom
KSBW Salinas / Posted 24 days ago
This funny-looking, chubby robot might well be the most popular Buddhist monk in China. Standing two-feet tall, Xian'er is based on a cartoon character created by a Buddhist master at Beijing's Longquan Temple. He's already attracted a steady... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Controversial advertisement shines light on racial attitudes in ChinaA Chinese company says it’s sorry for making a laundry detergent commercial con
Controversial advertisement shines light on racial attitudes in China
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 days ago
A Chinese company says it’s sorry for making a laundry detergent commercial condemned as a shockingly racist marketing ploy – but also faulted foreign media for drawing attention to its content. “The ad was just a concept, with no malicious intent,”... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Food prices at Shanghai Disneyland give early visitors heartburnShanghai Disneyland won't swing wide its gates to the general public until June
Food prices at Shanghai Disneyland give early visitors heartburn
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
Shanghai Disneyland won't swing wide its gates to the general public until June 16, but pre-opening visitors to Walt Disney Co.'s first theme park in mainland China already have found something to complain about amid operational tests for a dazzling... Read more
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Technode
The Chinese Government Wants A 100 Billion RMB AI Market By 2018China’s artificial intelligence industry received a huge boost of validation fr
The Chinese Government Wants A 100 Billion RMB AI Market By 2018
Technode / Posted 29 days ago
China’s artificial intelligence industry received a huge boost of validation from the government on Wednesday, which announced its plans to create a “100 billion level” ($15 billion USD) artificial intelligence market by 2018. According to... Read more
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The Hindu
Pranab visits Peking University; stresses people-to-people tiesPresident Pranab Mukherjee reiterated the need to enhance people-to-people ties
Pranab visits Peking University; stresses people-to-people ties
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
President Pranab Mukherjee reiterated the need to enhance people-to-people ties between India and China, a theme that he has been harping on in his four-day trip to China. He was addressing students and teachers at Beijing's prestigious Peking... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Food prices at Shanghai Disneyland give early visitors heartburnShanghai Disneyland won't swing wide its gates to the general public until June
Food prices at Shanghai Disneyland give early visitors heartburn
Los Angeles Times / Posted 30 days ago
Shanghai Disneyland won't swing wide its gates to the general public until June 16, but pre-opening visitors to Walt Disney Co.'s first theme park in mainland China already have found something to complain about amid operational tests for a dazzling... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA President Touring Asia on International TripPress Release from the University of Virginia: Office of University Communicati
UVA President Touring Asia on International Trip
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted a month ago
Press Release from the University of Virginia: Office of University Communications: CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 24, 2016 — University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan is in the midst of her largest international trip on behalf of the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA President Touring Asia on International Trip on Behalf of UniversityPress Release from the University of Virginia: Office of University Communicati
UVA President Touring Asia on International Trip on Behalf of University
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted a month ago
Press Release from the University of Virginia: Office of University Communications: CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., May 24, 2016 — University of Virginia President Teresa A. Sullivan is in the midst of her largest international trip on behalf of the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Over 400 fake educational institutions cheat students in ChinaBEIJING: China is grappling with big increase in fake and phony universities, c
Over 400 fake educational institutions cheat students in China
The Economic Times / Posted a month ago
BEIJING: China is grappling with big increase in fake and phony universities, colleges and schools whose numbers have gone up to over 400 as they use names of real institutions by slightly altering them to confuse and dupe prospective students, state... Read more

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