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SkyNet: We Want Your PC Power
2011-09-13 09:28:47

  A community computing science initiative was officially launched Tuesday morning at Curtin University of Australia, seeking the help of PC users around the world to contribute spare CPU cycles as part of theSkyNet project to further the science of radio astronomy, reports BBC News. The initiative was put into place by the Hon. John Day, Western Australia´s Minister for Science and Innovation. TheSkyNet project is sponsored by the WA Department of Commerce and developed by...

2011-08-18 22:29:59

Computer scientists in the field of artificial intelligence have made an important advance that blends computer vision, machine learning and automated planning, and created a new system that may improve everything from factory efficiency to airport operation or nursing care. And it's based on watching the Oregon State University Beavers play football. The idea is for a computer to observe a complex operation, learn how to do it, and then optimize those operations or accomplish other related...

2011-08-04 07:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NIWeek - National Instruments (Nasdaq: NATI) today announced that it is donating design tools to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to help expand the use of NI software and hardware in the MIT Department of Mechanical Engineering via 10 mechatronics, robotics, manufacturing, control and design courses over the next five years. "We are very appreciative of the support from National Instruments. Use of state-of-the-art NI tools...

2011-08-03 07:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NIWeek - National Instruments (Nasdaq: NATI) today announced new 1-slot NI CompactDAQ chassis that support wireless, USB and Ethernet buses, giving engineers and scientists the portability of a data logger with the performance and flexibility of modular measurements. The NI cDAQ-9191, cDAQ-9181 and cDAQ-9171 chassis support all NI C Series modules for the NI CompactDAQ platform and can be used in conjunction with the existing 4- and 8-slot...

2011-08-01 09:18:00

NEWARK, Del., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightwave Logic, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: LWLG), a technology company focused on the development of a Next Generation Non Linear Optical Polymer Materials Platform for applications in high speed fiber-optic data communications and optical computing, announced today that it has hired Charles (Chuck) Olson as Vice President of Sales and Marketing effective August 1, 2011. Mr. Olson has over 25 years of sales and marketing experience in the...

2011-07-14 00:00:28

GeoToolkitâ“ž¢ is a cross-platform C++ library of components that permit developers to fast-track their development of Oil and Gas E&P applications in Windows or Linux. Versions are also available for Java and C#/.NET. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 12, 2011 Interactive Network Technologies, Inc. (INT), a leading developer of high performance graphics components, announces availability of GeoToolkit 4.2. Developed for data visualization in upstream Oil and Gas,...

2011-07-11 08:15:00

BEIJING, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Aiseesoft iPad Converter Suite for Mac is a professional iPad assistant software presented by Aiseesoft. This Mac iPad Converter Suite is packed with iPad Video Converter for Mac, DVD to iPad Converter for Mac, and iPad Manager for Mac. Now, we have updated the built-in iPad Manager for Mac to be highly compatible with iPad 2 and the latest iOS 4.3. After the update, this iPad Transfer for Mac can help users transfer movie, music and photo files...

2011-06-09 00:00:29

Husband-and-Wife Team Mark Guzdial and Barbara Ericson Honored with Association for Computing Machinery's 2011 Karl V. Karlstrom Outstanding Educator Award New York, NY (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 Mark Guzdial and Barbara Ericson, authors of Pearson's Introduction to Computing and Programming in Python, A Multimedia Approach, 2/e, and Introduction to Computing and Programming with Java: A Multimedia Approach, 1/e, have received the Association for Computing Machinery's 2011 Karl V. Karlstrom...

Latest Computer science Reference Libraries

Information and Computation
2012-07-13 19:30:11

Information and Computation is a computer journal established in 1957 under the name Information and Control and published monthly by Elsevier Academic Press. As of July 2012, the editor-in-chief is A.R. Meyer (Lab. for Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA). The journal welcomes original papers in all areas of theoretical computer science and computational applications of information theory. The journal welcomes all articles pertaining to the following...

Journal of the Association for Computing Machinery
2012-05-15 08:19:42

The Journal of the Association for Computing Machinery (JACM) is the official journal of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). It was established in 1954 and is published bi monthly by the ACM. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is Victor Vianu (University of California, San Diego). It is peer-reviewed and covers computer science and science in general, especially theoretical aspects. The scope of the journal is based on areas covered by the Editorial Board, and these areas are...

Formal Aspects of Computing
2012-04-25 18:46:59

Formal Aspects of Computing (FAC) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Springer Science+Business Media. It covers the area of formal methods and associated topics in computer science. The journal is associated with BCS-FACS (The British Computer Society Formal Aspects of Computing Science Specialist Group). FAC's editors-in-chief are Jim Woodcock and Cliff Jones. The main goal of the journal is to promote growth of computing science, to show its relation to practice and to...

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