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  1. Solar explosions 'inside' a computer: Understanding solar flares to improve predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Strong solar flares can bring down communications and power grids on Earth. By demonstrating how these gigantic eruptions are caused, physicists are laying the foundations for future predictions.

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  2. BU receives NSF grant to develop 'smart city' cloud platformRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ECNmag

    Boston University's Rafik B. Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science & Engineering today announced it has received funding from the National Science Foundation to develop a "smart-city" cloud platform designed to streamline and strengthen multiple municipal functions. Called SCOPE: A Smart-city Cloud-based Open Platform & Eco-system, the project is designed to improve transportation, energy, public safety, asset management, and social services in the City of Boston and across Massachusetts.

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  3. Stampede used to Perform Modeling to Advance Potential Drug Targets...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    It all begins in the brain as a flood, tens of millions of neurotransmitters handed off from one neuron to another in just a fraction of a second. Memories, dreams and learning share a common thread in this exchange of electrical and chemical signals by the nearly 100 billion spindly neurons of the brain, each cell networked to 10,000 others.

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  4. HPC Advisory Council, ISC Call for 2015 Student Cluster Competition SubmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    The HPC Advisory Council , an organization for high-performance computing research, outreach and education, and the ISC High Performance Conference, formerly known as the International Supercomputing Conference, have announced the return of the HPCAC-ISC Student Cluster Competition in next year's ISC program of events. In a real-time competition, 11 teams of undergraduate students from around the world will build a small cluster of their own design on the ISC 2015 exhibit floor and race to demonstrate the greatest performance across a series of benchmarks and applications.

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  5. Energy labs show off high-tech innovationRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Government Computer News

    Directors of the Department of Energy's 17 national labs joined Senate leaders in Washington, D.C., last week to help recognize National Lab Day, an event to raise awareness of the accomplishments of the labs in high performance computing, energy innovation and other high tech disciplines. Senators Dick Durbin and Jim Risch took the occasion to launch the Senate National Laboratory Caucus, which aims to increase awareness of the national labs as leaders in developing breakthrough technologies to address in those areas.

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  6. Wright-Patt unveils new $21M supercomputerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Dozens of senior defense officials met at Area B to cut the ribbon on the "Lighting" supercomputer. The computer, produced by Cray Inc. as the XC30 HPC, is a $21 million magacomputer designed as one of the fastest distributed memory platforms in the world.

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  7. iPhone 6 models 'set gold standard' in photo, video quality testsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    On the DxOMark Mobile test of photo and video image quality, Apple's new iPhones bump aside Samsung, Sony and Nokia. DxO Labs rates the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus as the new top scorers in its DxOMark Mobile tests of photo and video image quality.

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  8. World's First 3D-Printed Car Takes Inaugural DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Called the Strati, the car took a victory lap around Meet the Strati, the world's first 3D-printed car. The Strati was built in three phases during the six-day show.

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  9. Fujitsu to Provide High-Performance Computing and Services Solution to King Abdulaziz UniversityRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    The new HPC system named Aziz will consist primarily of a cluster of FUJITSU Server PRIMERGY CX250 S2 x86 servers and a storage system that includes models from the FUJITSU Storage ETERNUS series. Furthermore, will provide a number of end-to-end services such as day-to-day management of operations and operational load of the system by highly skilled support staff.

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  10. Solar explosions 'inside' a computer: Understanding solar flares to improve predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Strong solar flares can bring down communications and power grids on Earth. By demonstrating how these gigantic eruptions are caused, physicists are laying the foundations for future predictions.

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  11. 0V to 100V, 1% Accurate Energy MonitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | PowerPulse

    Linear Technology Corporation introduces the LTC2946, a high or low side charge, power and energy monitor for dc supply rails in the 0V to 100V range. An integrated 0.4% accurate, 12-bit ADC and external precision time base enables measurement accuracy better than 0.6% for current and charge, and 1% for power and energy.

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  12. Boston University Receives National Science Foundation Funding to Develop "Smart City" Cloud PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IDC

    Boston University's Rafik B. Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science & Engineering today announced it has received funding from the National Science Foundation to develop a "smart-city" cloud platform designed to streamline and strengthen multiple municipal functions. Called SCOPE: A Smart-city Cloud-based Open Platform & Eco-system , the project is designed to improve transportation, energy, public safety, asset management, and social services in the City of Boston and across Massachusetts.

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  13. Avnet Embedded Boosts Storage Offering in Americas with EchoStreams Innovative SolutionsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... DURAStreams high performance, high availability platforms; FLACHEStreams products to accelerate high performance computing and data center content delivery network applications; and GRIDStreams and SCALEStreams purpose-built scale-out compute and ...

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  14. Graphene imperfections key to creating hypersensitive 'electronic nose'Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Science, Industry and Business

    Researchers have discovered a way to create a highly sensitive chemical sensor based on the crystalline flaws in graphene sheets. The imperfections have unique electronic properties that the researchers were able to exploit to increase sensitivity to absorbed gas molecules by 300 times.

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  15. Graphene flaws key to creating hypersensitive "electronic nose"Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | R & D

    Researchers have discovered a way to create a highly sensitive chemical sensor based on the crystalline flaws in graphene sheets. The imperfections have unique electronic properties that the researchers were able to exploit to increase sensitivity to absorbed gas molecules by 300 times.

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  16. Where Is That Spacecraft? Statistically...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    ... ics and space environment modeling, inverse problems such as statistical orbit determination, and high performance computing to serve the growing space catalog."

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  17. Sevatec Awarded Mission Critical National Oceanic and Atmospheric...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PRWeb

    As global climate change and the threat of natural disasters remain at the forefront of our nation's attention, Sevatec is proud to support and protect the integrity and security of NOAA's IT network and systems. Sevatec, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded a prime contract by the U.S. Department of Commerce , National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to manage the complex operational needs of the NOAA Cyber Security Center and the Enterprise Security Oversight Center , the key drivers of NOAA's Information Technology Security Program.

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  18. National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG) Deploys DataDirect...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Freshnews

    As the first research institution in India devoted to genome-based research for human health and disease, the National Institute of Biomedical Genomics is taking a bite out of oral cancer with its world-class research into the most common cancer among males in India with the help of state-of-the-art solution comprising block, file and object storage solutions from DataDirect Networks . -- To fuel its cutting-edge cancer research, the institute has deployed a full platform solution that includes DDN SFA high-performance storage, the massively scalable GRIDScaler parallel file system and WOS object storage platform, to better handle Big Data ingest, processing, storing, collaboration and disaster recovery.

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  19. Tech Data Expands Relationship With IBM to Offer SoftLayer Technologies Services WorldwideRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    The announcement was made in conjunction with represents an incredible opportunity for our solution providers worldwide to grow their data center practices by meeting the growing demands in physical and virtual environments for their end-user customers." Built to provide the highest-performing cloud infrastructure available in the industry, the SoftLayer Infrastructure-as-a-Service platform integrates and automates data centers throughout the world through a private network and advanced management system.

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  20. Adobe's Aviary acquisition signals broader ambitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    Adobe swoops in on Aviary, but it seems the interest wasn't in the photo-editing app the startup offers for iPhones, iPads, and Android devices. Aviary's iOS app offers many common editing options, including the now ubqiquitous filter effects.

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