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3 hrs ago | Information Technology

Openreach Strengthens Ethernet Access Direct Services with Ciena

Openreach's communication provider customers are looking to capitalise on the UK's high-capacity Ethernet business services market, which is expected to grow by 23 per cent over the next three to four years according to 1, by offering faster and more reliable Ethernet service delivery.


Related Topix: CIENA, Telecom, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Science

7 hrs ago | Applied Clinical Trials

IBM Watson Ushers in a New Era of Data-Driven Discoveries

Available now as a cloud service, IBM's Watson Discovery Advisor is designed to scale and accelerate discoveries by research teams.


Related Topix: Science

Wed Aug 27, 2014

KREM-TV Spokane

Facebook users self-censor on controversial topics

If you didn't see a lot of talk about Ferguson and Michael Brown on your Facebook feed, maybe that's because your Facebook friends were afraid you'd disagree.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Ferguson, MO, Science


Artificial Intelligence, Real Vision: UCSB Professor Matthew Turk Recognized for His Work

Turk was chosen from a select group of IAPR members: Only 0.25 percent of the organization's membership is eligible for election to Fellow in any given two-year period.


Related Topix: Science, Sweden, World News, Computers

The Daily Nexus

Artificial Intelligence: Can Science Truly Recreate You?

With the unprecedented rise of millennial computing, lightning fast telecommunication, vibrant social media and virtually limitless access to information, our lives are consumed by a torrent of powerful technological influences.


Related Topix: UC Santa Barbara, Robots

R & D

Smartphone app can detect newborn jaundice in minutes

Newborn jaundice: It's one of the last things a parent wants to deal with, but it's unfortunately a common condition in babies less than a week old.


Related Topix: Pediatrics, Medicine, Science

WebSphere Journal

@StackIQ | Moore's Law on Hadoop Deployments @CloudExpo

Hardware will never be more valuable than on the day it hits your loading dock. Each day new servers are not deployed to production the business is losing money.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, Science, Cloud Computing

I programmer

Artificial Intelligence: Problems and their solutions

Authors: Danny Kopec, Shweta Shetty and Christopher Pileggi Publisher: Mercury Pages: 300 ISBN: 978-1938549830 Audience: People interested in puzzles and AI.


Related Topix: Science, Games, Chess

Information Technology

Allied Minds Announces the Formation of Whitewood Encryption Systems, Inc.

Allied Minds , an innovative U.S. science and technology development and commercialization company, announced today the formation of Whitewood Encryption Systems, Inc., a builder of next-generation systems of data encryption that leverage advanced cryptography technologies emerging from U.S. centers of research excellence.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computer Security, Cryptography, Science, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Cloud Computing

Pacifica Tribune

Parents seek to computerize kindergarten lottery

Horace Hinshaw - staff photo Nicole Larson and her five-year-old daughter Jasmine Larson, who starts kindergarten at Ortega School today Hoping to take the potential for human error out of the kindergarten lottery, some parents petitioned the Pacifica School District administration to computerize it.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Science

Tue Aug 26, 2014


EMC gives VMware admins the reins to replication and recovery

EMC is putting replication and recovery into the hands of VMware administrators with a software version of its RecoverPoint appliance that's designed for cloud computing.


Related Topix: SlideRocket, Socialcast, Science, Science / Technology, Cloud Computing


Deal looks to allow computing as core requirement

Federal authorities say a greater Atlanta area man has been sentenced to 20 years in a tax fraud scheme.


Related Topix: Science, Nathan Deal, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Georgia

Network World

VMware takes its best shot at cloud market

VMware this week at its annual U.S. VMworld conference has focused intently on cloud computing, trying to prove that it is uniquely positioned as an Infrastructure-as-a-Service provider to deliver a consistent management platform across public, private and hybrid clouds.


Related Topix: Science, Science / Technology, Cloud Computing, Marketing

Java Developer's Journal

Top @HP Partner To Exhibit At @CloudExpo Silicon Valley [@Creative_Busine]

A , which will take place on November 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California.


Related Topix: Santa Clara, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, CBS, Science

Seeking Alpha

Gilead Sciences: Despite This Year's Triumphs, Watch Out For Weaknesses - An Algorithmic Perspective

Gilead Sciences, a pharmaceuticals company specializing in drug discovery, development, and commercialization, has seen considerable success recently: its strong first- and second-quarter results make its 2014 analyst rating primarily bullish.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, CGI Pharmaceuticals, Science, Hepatitis, Health, San Mateo County, CA, Foster City, CA

Science Daily

World's first ZigBee-based inter-satellite comms system

Engineers have successfully piloted the world's first ZigBee-based inter-satellite communication system.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science, Astronomy


Humans Want Autonomous Robots That Take Control

If a company wants humans and robots to work more seamlessly together, they need to give the robots more freedom to work on their own.


Related Topix: Robots, Science / Technology, Science

Wall Street Journal

Y Combinator Nonprofit Zidisha Changes Microfinance Equation

Banks in the U.S. are still leery of issuing loans to local small businesses , but one nonprofit says it has figured out a way of getting a 90% repayment rate on business loans to the types of people no financial institution would trust-young people in poor African countries without as much as a permanent address.


Related Topix: Startups, Y Combinator, Non-Profit, Small Business, Personal Finance, World News, Kenya, Science

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Science Daily

'Robo Brain' will teach robots everything from the Internet

The information is being translated and stored in a robot-friendly format that robots will be able to draw on when they need it.


Related Topix: Robots, Science / Technology, Cornell University, Science, Berkeley, CA, UC Berkeley

WebSphere Journal

@Docker To Present at @DevOpsSummit Silicon Valley [#DevOps]

Docker offers a new, lightweight approach to application portability. Applications are shipped using a common container format and managed with a high-level API.


Related Topix: Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Science


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