Monday, 6 de July de 2015

Noticias y opinión


City Credit Union Implements US Biometrics' Fingerprint Biometric Access Control System

NAPERVILLE, Ill., - City Credit Union, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, recently purchased and implemented US Biometrics' AccessQ system for controlling physical access to entrances with fingerprint biometrics. US Biometrics introduced its "Ease Into Biometrics" and "Secure One Door" incentive programs to City which allowed the credit union to specify, purchase and implement the system over time in an economical and systematic means.

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A Computing Pioneer Has a New Idea

SAN FRANCISCO — Steven J. Wallach is completing the soul of his newest machine.

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Extreme makeover: computer science edition

Suppose you have a cherished home video, taken at your birthday party. You're fond of the video, but your viewing experience is marred by one small, troubling detail. There in the video, framed and hanging on the living room wall amidst the celebration, is a color photograph of your former significant other.

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Researchers Take a Step Ahead in Quantum Computing

Researchers in the U.K. and the U.S. on Friday published a paper detailing discoveries that might bring a fully functional quantum computer one step closer to reality.

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Technology behind the Personal Network

Experts believe Personal Networks will run to a thousand devices by 2017, which presents an enormous networking challenge. European researchers are developing some very clever technology to create a Smart Personal Network that can cope with all those devices.

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The invisible network

Shall I make this call with the landline, mobile or VOIP? Laptop or PDA? Let the phone and the network decide for themselves, say European researchers planning a future of seamless communications.

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Supercomputing Conference Turns 20

Q&A with SC08 General Chair Patricia Teller.


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Why Google Must Die

Once you learn how Google handles SEO, you see that getting the right results takes a miracle.

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`$100 laptop' group reboots Give 1 Get 1 offer

The One Laptop Per Child project is set to resume its Give One Get One promotion for its kid-friendly computers Monday with logistics help from Web retailer Amazon.com Inc.

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Sun's StarOffice Suite Offers Native Mac OS X Support

Sun Microsystems (NSDQ:JAVA) has unveiled StarOffice 9, a new release of the office productivity suite with native support for Apple (NSDQ:AAPL)'s Mac OS X operating system and some 1,600 file-sharing, productivity and ease-of-use enhancements.

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OpenSocial, Facebook, Microsoft vie for developers

OpenSocial is growing up fast. What started out as Google's effort to create a common application programming interface for developing small applications that can tap into multiple social-networking services is becoming a full-fledged development platform.

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Ubuntu desarrollará un sistema operativo para miniportátiles

La distribución de Linux firma un acuerdo con ARM para crear un software específico para PCs de bajo coste.

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Burned Once, Intel Prepares New Chip Fortified by Constant Tests

HILLSBORO, Ore. — Rows and rows of computers in Intel’s labs here relentlessly torture-tested the company’s new microprocessor for months on end.

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Future Phones to Read Your Voice, Gestures

Buttons are on their way out.

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Google is taking your spoken questions via iPhone

Pushing ahead in the decades-long effort to get computers to understand human speech, Google researchers have added sophisticated voice recognition technology to the company’s search software for the Apple iPhone.

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Gartner: todas las empresas utilizarán software de código abierto en los próximos 12 meses

El software de código abierto es casi universal en la empresa. Ésta es la principal conclusión de una encuesta elaborada por Gartner entre 274 usuarios de organizaciones de Asia Pacífico, Europa y Norteamérica.

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Ondamática trae los lectores de huella digital de Upek al mercado español

El mayorista ha llegado a un acuerdo con el fabricante Upek para la comercialización en el mercado español de sus productos de identificación de huellas digitales tanto para PC como para equipos con sistema operativo Macintosh.

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La Universidad Politécnica de Valencia inaugurará el lunes la Feria de los Inventos

La Universidad Politécnica de Valencia inaugurará el lunes la Feria de los Inventos, que reunirá una veintena de prototipos, entre ellos, una camiseta inteligente para prevenir enfermedades cardiacas.

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US Dept of Energy has fastest supercomputer

1.64 petaflop Cray still can't figure out why Americans love SUVs.

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An Algorithm with No Secrets

Cryptographers will compete to define a new standard.

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