"Transformational" approach to machine learning could accelerate search for new disease treatments

Researchers have developed a new approach to machine learning that 'learns how to learn' and out-performs current machine learning methods for drug design, which in turn could accelerate the search for new disease treatments......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyDec 1st, 2021

MediaTek releases 6G white paper

MediaTek has released its 6G Vision White Paper outlining how 6G standardization will accelerate digital transformation globally. The white paper covers the timeline for 6G rollouts, the key drivers of 6G innovation and practical considerations for t.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News5 hr. 13 min. ago

Taiwan records 2021 machine tool export value of US$2.783 billion

Taiwan records 2021 machine tool export value of US$2.783 billion.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News5 hr. 13 min. ago

VinFast in search of an EV manufacturing spot in Germany

The Vietnamese automaker VinFast is currently looking for a manufacturing spot in Germany to manufacture electric buses and cars, according to German news outlet Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News5 hr. 13 min. ago

Humans are adapting to climate change, but not quickly enough, according to new research

The evidence is overwhelming: climate change is here, and with it come catastrophes, soaring costs, migration and now, in the face of reality, human adaptation. Across the globe, people are learning to live with a climate that is unlike the one they.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 45 min. ago

Tiny electric generators could accelerate wound healing

Tiny dressings that generate electricity in response to movement could accelerate wound healing and tissue regeneration. Scientists in Taiwan reviewed the latest advances and potential applications of wound healing technology in the journal Science a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News16 hr. 45 min. ago

How diversity of test subjects is a technology blind spot, and what to do about it

People interact with machines in countless ways every day. In some cases, they actively control a device, like driving a car or using an app on a smartphone. Sometimes people passively interact with a device, like being imaged by an MRI machine. And.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 13 min. ago

A huge asteroid makes close approach to Earth today

An asteroid two-and-a-half times the size of the Empire State Building is hurtling toward Earth, but there's n cause for alarm......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 13 min. ago

OnePlus 10 Pro’s global launch is still a couple months away

The OnePlus 10 Pro launch is still months away as the company takes a new Oppo-style approach to the release......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 13 min. ago

Nanotherapy offers new hope for the treatment of Type 1 diabetes

Individuals living with Type 1 diabetes must carefully follow prescribed insulin regimens every day, receiving injections of the hormone via syringe, insulin pump or some other device. And without viable long-term treatments, this course of treatment.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Fibril activity may be key to a better understanding of foot-and-mouth disease

The imaging of vanishingly tiny structures created by the foot-and-mouth disease virus could one day help scientists develop new treatments for infected animals......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Taiwan to accelerate push for semi equipment self-sufficiency

Taiwan will be accelerating its push for semiconductor equipment self-sufficiency, because of robust demand from its local chipmaking sector, according to president Tsai Ing-wen......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

This Nespresso coffee machine just got a massive 60% price cut

The Nespresso Vertuo Plus has been discounted by 60%, offering a hefty saving......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Is It Wrong To Mock People Who"d Opposed Covid Vaccines and Then Died of Covid?

Slashdot reader DevNull127 shares a transcript from a recent segment on CNN: CNN: Here's a moral question peculiar to these days: Is it wrong to mock people who publicly crusade against the Covid vaccine, and then die of the disease? Or does it.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

In Project Zomboid, every brutal death is a learning experience

Project Zomboid is a brutal zombie survival sim that gives players wonderfully tragic stories to learn from......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Russia says it has shut down notorious REvil ransomware group

According to machine translation of the FSB’s announcement, the Russian agency raided 25 addresses belonging to 14 people. During the raids it sized around 426 million rubles (about $5.6 million), $600,000 USD, 500,000 Euros, computers, crypto wall.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

In China, You Can Go To College To Become a Social Media Influencer

An anonymous reader shares a report: As colleges around China approach their final few weeks before the winter break, frequent users of Douyin (TikTok's Chinese version) may have noticed a new type of post in their feeds: students asking for likes an.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Scientists uncover "resistance gene" in deadly E. coli

Scientists have pinpointed a gene that helps deadly E. coli bacteria evade antibiotics, potentially leading to better treatments for millions of people worldwide......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Taiwan"s TSMC reports record quarterly profit, will boost chip spending in 2022

Taiwanese chip firm TSMC expects strong growth to accelerate in coming years due to booming semiconductor demand, as the tech giant on Thursday reported a record quarterly profit and said it plans to spend at least a third more than last year......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

New photonic technology effect could speed drug development

Twisted nanoscale semiconductors manipulate light in a new way, researchers at the University of Bath and the University of Michigan have shown. The effect could be harnessed to accelerate the discovery and development of life-saving medicines as wel.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

Deep Learning Can"t Be Trusted, Brain Modeling Pioneer Says

During the past 20 years, deep learning has come to dominate artificial intelligence research and applications through a series of useful commercial applications. But underneath the dazzle are some deep-rooted problems that threaten the technology's.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022