IBM has announced a continued expansion of its global cloud computing network to 40 cloud centres with 12 new locations serving a growing roster of enterprise clients looking to move to hybrid cloud computing.
As Clyde Space settles in nicely at its new spacecraft manufacturing facility at SkyPark in Glasgow posting pictures of the new facilities with awesome piece of graffiti art from Rogue-one, leading UK space organisations join forces with British ESA Astronaut Tim Peake, and UK's Raspberry Pi to offer students a chance to devise and code their own apps or experiment to run in space.
As Europe is completing a new round of privacy rules to be finalised 2015r, giving greater power to individuals over who can access their data and how it is used, the UK finds that mass surveillance programs of internet users are lawful and do not violate human rights, according to the recent ruling by the U.K.'s Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT)
Writing in "EDN Network" Richard Quinell discusses activity in the field of AI (Artificial Intelligence) in embedded systems, citing such products as Siri voice recognition, unmanned autonomous vehicles, and data mining as examples where AI principles are being used to implement design functions.
It has finally happened, writes Bernard-Louis Roques in the 9th edition of the Truffle 100 that carries a graph where the lines representing profits (€6.3bn) and research & development (€6.9bn) have crossed!
Imaging, sensing & metrology, computing & simulation and communications are all embraced by four new QTH (quantum technology hubs )to be located at the Universities of Glasgow, Birmingham, Oxford and York. The new £120m network will involve 17 universities and 132 companies announced Greg Clark, Minister of State for Universities, Science and Cities.
This Saturday "Computing at School Scotland" is being held at Craiglockhart campus Napier University with the aim to educate, engage and encourage the number of computing science teachers in Scotland, as these have dropped so acutely that the current generation of school children's expertise in the subject will not be fit for employment purpose.
A New York Times article on the Failure Age may well be the coining of a descriptor term 'failurage' that not only addresses the impact of excessive innovatio, but also inevitable and implicitly hurtful accompanying impact.
Nexio Simulation is a French SME subsidiary of Nexio Group, that develops electromagnetic simulation software called Capitole-EM to study the electromagnetic behaviour of any product during the design process and before the manufacturing phase.
As robotic vision and AI take over the fish catch estimates, Leeds-based catering equipment supplier to fish and chip shops, Hopkins, has implemented a JobWatch system from BigChange across its entire mobile workforce, enabling the company to improve operational processes and boost efficiencies.
Marta Kwiatkowska, Professor of Computing Systems and a Fellow of Trinity College, University of Oxford, will be awarded an honorary doctorate degree at KTH Royal Institute of Technology’s annual conferment of doctoral degrees ceremony, on November 21, in the Stockholm Concert Hall.
A new malware threat group, BlackEnergy, has been gaining momentum recently with widespread attacks across Europe, Middle East, Asia and the US, impacting on Linux systems, Cisco hardware and industrial controls like Windows SCADA
In March this year, Polestar in Europe offered its cloud-based indoor locations for iPhone and Android, for proximity marketing with beacons. Apple acquired WiFiSLAM that uses WiFi and GPS to increase indoor location accuracy. But Edinburgh headquartered, sensewhere was silent. No longer, it is now offering accuracy to 10 metres or less, which it feels no competitor can match and offers a software development kit free to mobile platform providers.
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