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Sir Clive Sinclair: Computing pioneer dies aged 81

The inventor, entrepreneur and ZX Spectrum creator died at his London home following a long illness......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcSep 23rd, 2021

Vision Computing: Next-gen solutioning to advance retail

When it comes to creating unparalleled experiences for retail shoppers, core platform capabilities in Vision Computing and Machine Learning (ML) are at the forefront. They derive insights from structured data and unstructured content like videos, ima.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Amazon takes on AMD, Intel with powerful Arm-based Graviton3 CPU

Trio locked in “Epyc” battle for the cloud computing domination.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Finnish Researchers Say Their First Quantum Computer Is Up and Running

Finland's first quantum computer was commissioned at a research center near the capital Helsinki, where scientists will use it to study next-generation computing power. From a report: The 5 quantum-bit computer was developed "to learn how to build a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

All-optical computing based on convolutional neural networks

In a new publication from Opto-Electronic Advances the research group of Professor Xiaoyong Hu and Professor Qihuang Gong from School of Physics, Peking University, China, propose a new strategy to realize ultrafast and ultralow-energy-consumption al.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 30th, 2021

Cavirin Selected as Solutions Partner for AWS Inspector-Next Partner Program

Cavirin integrates Amazon Inspector into Cavirin’s hybrid cloud security and compliance platform SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cavirin, a pioneer and a leading provider of cloud-based security and compliance solutions, announces.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsNov 29th, 2021

World"s Oldest Person Dies at Age 124

Slashdot reader ellithligraw brings the news that the oldest person on earth has died in the Philippines this week at age 124. CNN Philippines reports: Susano was born on Sept. 11, 1897, which was before the country became independent from Spanis.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsNov 28th, 2021

We transformed a London borough into a game to get fewer people traveling by car

Here's what happened. Enlarge (credit: Jacqui Brown / Flickr) In England, only 37 percent of adults aged 16 or over travel actively (walk, cycle, scoot, or wheel to get from place to place) at least twice a month. We need to f.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsNov 28th, 2021

US stops trading with eight Chinese quantum computing groups

All eight entities developing quantum computing technologies were found to be pursuing potential military applications on behalf of the Chinese government. Three of them were found to be acquiring or attempting to acquire American technologies to ass.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsNov 27th, 2021

US puts China quantum computing companies on trade blacklist

The US Department of Commerce has imposed trade sanctions on a total of 27 foreign companies with 12 of them based in China, 13 in Pakistan, one in Japan and one in Singapore. These Chinese companies were banned because of their alleged support for C.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 26th, 2021

Quantum Computing

This recent announcement from Google is absolutely jaw-dropping. Google says that its 54-qubit Sycamore processor was able to perform a calculation in 200 seconds that would have taken the world’s most powerful supercomputer 10,000 years. Is this.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsNov 25th, 2021

Oregon-born gray wolf dies after "epic" California trek

An Oregon-born gray wolf that thrilled biologists as it journeyed far south into California was found dead after apparently being struck by a vehicle, authorities said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 25th, 2021

Nutanix to Present at Upcoming Investor Conference

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in hybrid multicloud computing, today announced that its management will present at the following upcoming financial community virtual event: Nasdaq 45th Investor Conferenc.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsNov 24th, 2021

US Blacklists Chinese Quantum Computing Companies

The US has placed a dozen Chinese groups involved in quantum computing and other advanced technologies on an export blacklist, saying they pose a risk of gaining access to critical American technologies for the People's Liberation Army. From a report.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsNov 24th, 2021

Top 3 cloud computing trends to look out for in 2022

During the Covid-19 pandemic, cloud computing became all-pervasive, as work went virtual and businesses adapted by focusing on the delivery of digital services. It is highly likely that this growth will continue in 2022.  While augmenting the abilit.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsNov 24th, 2021

Scientists successfully manipulate a single skyrmion at room temperature

Scientists from the RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science and collaborators have shown that they can manipulate single skyrmions—tiny magnetic vortices that could be used as computing bits in future ultra-dense information storage devices—usin.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 24th, 2021

Enhancing the workhorse: Artificial intelligence, hardware innovations boost confocal microscope"s performance

Since artificial intelligence pioneer Marvin Minsky patented the principle of confocal microscopy in 1957, it has become the workhorse standard in life science laboratories worldwide, due to its superior contrast over traditional wide-field microscop.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 24th, 2021

Math may have caught up with Google’s quantum-supremacy claims

But, given the rapidly evolving quantum computing landscape, that may not matter. Enlarge / Google's Sycamore processor. (credit: Google) In 2019, word filtered out that a quantum computer built by Google had performed calcula.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsNov 24th, 2021

Pilots of the Cloud: What drives Cloud Computing?

As Global Public Cloud spend, soared to a mammoth $332 billion (2021) with a 20% year-on-year (YoY) growth projected in 2022, India’s cloud market valued at nearly $4.4 billion (2021), is looking to capture an increasing share of the pie at $5.6 bi.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsNov 22nd, 2021

Artificial Intelligence – Better outcomes through improved techniques

Artificial Intelligence (AI) today has transformed multiple industries, including retail. The sudden spurt in AI-driven applications is driven by three major factors:  Access to big data  Reduction in the cost of computing   Democratization of a.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated NewsNov 22nd, 2021

Heat flow controls the movement of skyrmions in an insulating magnet

Tiny amounts of heat can be used to control the movement of magnetic whirlpools called skyrmions, RIKEN physicists have shown. This ability could help to develop energy-efficient forms of computing that harness waste heat......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsNov 22nd, 2021