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Numerous homebuilders have chosen to automate part of the construction (i.e., by printing the home's parts) instead. A new Ukrainian homebuilding startup called PassivDom uses a 3D printing robot that can print parts for tiny houses. The machine can print the walls, roof, and floor of PassivDom's 380-square-foot model in about eight hours. iPhone headphones tips and tricks video. Download Firefox — Free Web Browser. SWIPE: Sky News' Technology Show. This wall clock is a mesmerizing floating metal ball – BGR. What Should I Do With All My Old, Outdated Computer Parts? Deaf Grandma. Danielj (Guest) on 2008-08-27 02:20 Also from the Chris Pine tutorial for beginners: • Write a Deaf Grandma program.
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An international team, led by a scientist from the University of Sussex, have today unveiled the first practical blueprint for how to build a quantum computer, the most powerful computer on Earth. This huge leap forward towards creating a universal quantum computer is published today (1 February 2017) in the influential journal Science Advances. It has long been known that such a computer would revolutionise industry, science and commerce on a similar scale as the invention of ordinary computers. But this new work features the actual industrial blueprint to construct such a large-scale machine, more powerful in solving certain problems than any computer ever constructed before.
Previously, scientists had proposed using fibre optic connections to connect individual computer modules. Rogue Scientists Race to Save Climate Data from Trump. At 10 AM the Saturday before inauguration day, on the sixth floor of the Van Pelt Library at the University of Pennsylvania, roughly 60 hackers, scientists, archivists, and librarians were hunched over laptops, drawing flow charts on whiteboards, and shouting opinions on computer scripts across the room.
They had hundreds of government web pages and data sets to get through before the end of the day—all strategically chosen from the pages of the Environmental Protection Agency and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration—any of which, they felt, might be deleted, altered, or removed from the public domain by the incoming Trump administration. Their undertaking, at the time, was purely speculative, based on travails of Canadian government scientists under the Stephen Harper administration, which muzzled them from speaking about climate change. New drone dives like a bird and leaps like a flying fish. Russian company 3D prints a tiny house in 24 hours. Array of Things. Jonathan Rossiter: A robot that eats pollution. What is Metcalfe's Law? - Definition from WhatIs.com.
Metcalfe's Law is expressed in two general ways: 1) The number of possible cross-connections in a network grow as the square of the number of computers in the network increases.
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News articles. Selfies. Advertisements. Job announcements. It's likely your Facebook News Feed contains some combination of these, if not all of them (and likely other categories, too). In March, Facebook announced a News feed redesign. Mashable sat down with Greg Marra, Facebook's product manager for News Feed, to discuss how users can best curate the content that they see in News Feed. How (and Why) to Disable Algorithmic Feeds on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. Social networks are a steady stream of updates from your family and friends, or people you are interested in.
But how you see these updates is slowly changing. Facebook was the first to introduce an algorithmic timeline, and Twitter and Instagram are now following suit. Why is the black box not stored in the cloud? Professor David Stupples, City's Professor of Electronic and Radio Systems, says the time has come for the flight data recorder (FDR) and the cockpit data recorder (CDR) - the black box found on aircraft - to be stored in the cloud.
The usually orange-coloured flight recorder is an electronic recording device used in the event of an aviation accident (or incident) investigation. Professor Stupples' recommendation comes in the wake of recent commercial airline accidents at sea where the recovery of the aircraft's black box from considerable sea depths is frequently long and arduous. B.S. Detector - Browser extension to identify fake news sites. ASC17 Student Competitors to Gain Access to #1 Sunway TaihuLight Supercomputer.
Today the Asia Supercomputer Community announced that the world’s fastest supercomputer, Sunway TaihuLight, will be used by students in the upcoming 2017 ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge.
The 2017 ASC team registration and proposal application process began during SC16 and is now open to all universities and organizations worldwide. NVIDIA DGX SATURNV Ranked World’s Most Efficient Supercomputer by Wide Margin. BotWatch. BlackRock: The monolith and the markets. EAST WENATCHEE, in Washington state, is known for its apples, not for its financial services.
But in a data centre nestled between the orchards and hills, a cluster of 6,000 computers oversees the assets of over 170 pension funds, banks, endowments, insurance companies and others. Whirring around the clock, the machines look at what interest-rate changes, or bank collapses, or natural disasters could mean for trillions of dollars of assets.
Around the world, 17,000 traders have the computers’ assessments of these risks at their fingertips when they buy or sell assets. The data centre forms the heart of BlackRock, an asset-management company that is the world’s biggest investor. Founded in 1988, it has $4.1 trillion in assets under management, making it bigger than any bank, insurance company, government fund or rival asset-management firm. The Rise of Social Bots. By Emilio Ferrara, Onur Varol, Clayton Davis, Filippo Menczer, Alessandro Flammini Communications of the ACM, Vol. 59 No. 7, Pages 96-104 10.1145/2818717 Comments (1) Bots (short for software robots) have been around since the early days of computers. One compelling example of bots is chatbots, algorithms designed to hold a conversation with a human, as envisioned by Alan Turing in the 1950s.33 The dream of designing a computer algorithm that passes the Turing test has driven artificial intelligence research for decades, as witnessed by initiatives like the Loebner Prize, awarding progress in natural language processing.a Many things have changed since the early days of AI, when bots like Joseph Weizenbaum's ELIZA,39 mimicking a Rogerian psychotherapist, were developed as demonstrations or for delight.
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