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Amazon acquires Yap to add a speech recognition component, likely for its Kindle e-readers and perhaps for its future Kindle Fire tablets.
Oracle, en colaboración con la consultora The Future Laboratory, ha presentado "Future of Energy"?, un estudio que analiza el papel que jugarán las redes inteligentes en la reducción de las emisiones de carbono.
Major European suppliers of High Performance Computing (HPC) technologies, Allinea, ARM, Bull, Caps Entreprise, Eurotech, ParTec, STMicroelectronics and Xyratex associated with HPC research centres BSC, CEA, CINECA, Fraunhofer, Forschungszentrum Juelich and LRZ (Bavarian Academy of Sciences) have decided to combine forces to create a European Technology Platform (ETP), building on the previous work of PROSPECT and Teratec.
Researchers at the MIT Media Lab's Fluid Interfaces Group are prototyping more natural ways for people to interact with computers and access and store information. Here are 10 inventions that enrich our personal and professional lives
Streaming video is so 20th century
Bitly's shortened links can forecast the next trend online—a partnership with VeriSign is about to boost that predictive power.
(PhysOrg.com) -- In a show of just how far Smartphone technology has come, a new group funded by the Pepsi Refresh Project, has put together various technologies that allow blind people to play football using nothing but sounds that come to them from headphones connected to an iPhone mounted on their helmet. The idea, developed by Akestam Holst and Society 46, is to use surround sound technology to allow someone who cannot see, to move around and interact in an unknown and constantly changing real world environment. To demonstrate their technology, they set up a match between a group of ...
When a soldier in good mental health becomes homicidal or a government employee abuses access privileges to share classified information, we often wonder why no one saw it coming. When looking through the evidence after the fact, a trail often exists that, had it been noticed, could have possibly provided enough time to intervene and prevent an incident.
ITI colabora con la azulejera Keraben en un proyecto de I+D para la secuenciación inteligente de la producción en el sector industrial cerámico
From the 1970s table-tennis game "Pong" to the fast-paced, total-immersion of modern-day hits like "Call of Duty" , a new show retracing the four-decade history of the video game opened Thursday in Paris.
The processors are slower, but they use much less energy—a huge boon for those who run massive data centers.