New techniques boost performance of non-volatile memory systems

Computer engineering researchers have developed new software and hardware designs that should limit programming errors and improve system performance in devices that use non-volatile memory technologies......»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareOct 17th, 2017Related News

Auto-fix tool gets more programmers to upgrade code, study finds

Failure to make necessary upgrades to software code can have dire consequences, such as the major data breach at Equifax. A recent study finds that auto-fix tools are effective ways to get programmers to make the relevant upgrades -- if programmers o.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareOct 16th, 2017Related News

Best cloud backup services - online backup for business in 2017

An online backup service is the easiest way to protect your critical business data. If running regular backups is important for home users, it's essential in business: losing even a small fraction of your most important data, for a brief p.....»»

Source:  TechradarCategory: SoftwareOct 11th, 2017Related News

New software speeds origami structure designs

Researchers have developed a new computer-aided approach that streamlines the design process for origami-based structures, making it easier for engineers and scientists to conceptualize new ideas graphically while simultaneously generating the underl.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareOct 11th, 2017Related News

The best free desktop apps for music-making 2017

The best DAWs, plugins and effects for Mac and PC that won’t break the bank. Money is literally no object here. In fact, it has no place at all as we trawl the net for the best apps in the world today. This desktop software is perfect for cre.....»»

Source:  TechradarCategory: SoftwareOct 11th, 2017Related News

Two intelligent vehicles are better than one

Researchers are working to improve the reliability and fault tolerance of intelligent vehicle systems by combining the data they gather with that from other vehicles. This can, for example, extend the field of view of a car that is behind another car.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareOct 4th, 2017Related News

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is now set in stone ahead of release

We’re on the final countdown to the release of Microsoft’s second major update this year. Microsoft has pushed out a new preview build for Windows 10, which marks the transition of the Fall Creators Update to being set in stone, ahead of it.....»»

Source:  TechradarCategory: SoftwareOct 3rd, 2017Related News

International competition benchmarks metagenomics software

Communities of bacteria live everywhere: inside our bodies, on our bodies and all around us. The human gut alone contains hundreds of species of bacteria that help digest food and provide nutrients, but can also make us sick. Scientists use metagenom.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareOct 2nd, 2017Related News

Buy Windows 10: the cheapest deals in October 2017

Need to upgrade your PC's operating system? Building a new rig? Buy Windows 10 for less here. The deadline to get a free upgrade to Windows 10 has sadly now passed. Not to worry though as you can rely on TechRadar to help you buy Windows 10 for.....»»

Source:  TechradarCategory: SoftwareOct 2nd, 2017Related News

BullGuard now offers enterprise-grade security features to home users

Need a watchdog for your home network? Even better, you could get a bull to guard it… BullGuard has unleashed new 2018 versions of its security software which are powered by a fresh anti-malware engine, with a major introduction to the top-en.....»»

Source:  TechradarCategory: SoftwareSep 28th, 2017Related News

Automatic code reuse: System automatically modifies code for transfer to other programs

Researchers have developed a new system that allows programmers to transplant code from one program into another. The programmer can select the code from one program and an insertion point in a second program, and the system will automatically make m.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareSep 20th, 2017Related News

Google introduces Tez, its India-focused digital payment solution

Google Tez, the newly launched app is designed especially for smartphone users in India but will work on web browser as well. Empowering government's Digital India drive, Google has come up with yet another India focused application made f.....»»

Source:  TechradarCategory: SoftwareSep 18th, 2017Related News

Google Glass app helps autistic children with social interactions

A new study demonstrates the potential of wearable technology as a social-skills aid for children with autism spectrum disorder......»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareSep 16th, 2017Related News

Caching system could make data centers more energy efficient

Researchers have developed a new system for data center caching that uses flash memory, the kind of memory used in most smartphones......»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareSep 15th, 2017Related News

Artificial neural networks decode brain activity during performed and imagined movements

Filtering information for search engines, acting as an opponent during a board game or recognizing images: Artificial intelligence has far outpaced human intelligence in certain tasks. Researchers are showing how ideas from computer science could rev.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareSep 15th, 2017Related News

Loans Applications? New techniques to measure social bias in software

Today, banks are increasingly using software to decide who will get a loan, courts to judge who should be denied bail, and hospitals to choose treatments for patients. These uses of software make it critical that the software does not discriminate ag.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareSep 15th, 2017Related News

Night vision for bird- and bat-friendly offshore wind power

ThermalTracker software analyzes video with night vision, the same technology that helps soldiers see in the dark, to help birds and bats near offshore wind turbines......»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareSep 15th, 2017Related News

DNA sequencing tools lack robust protections against cybersecurity risks

A new study analyzing the security hygiene of common, open-source DNA processing programs finds evidence of poor computer security practices used throughout the field. In a scientific first, the team also demonstrated it is possible to compromise a c.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareSep 15th, 2017Related News

When robots help with shopping

Today, the desired book, toy or household appliance can be purchased by a click only -- thanks to online mail order business and smart logistics. The bottleneck in logistics, however, is the high-bay store, where many picking and detection processes.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareSep 15th, 2017Related News

Software lets designers exploit the extremely high resolution of 3-D printers

Today's 3-D printers have a resolution of 600 dots per inch, which means that they could pack a billion tiny cubes of different materials into a volume that measures just 1.67 cubic inches. Such precise control of printed objects' microstructure give.....»»

Source:  SciencedailyCategory: SoftwareSep 15th, 2017Related News