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2010-11-09 09:38:00

COLUMBIA, Md., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurotech, a leading supplier of embedded technologies, products, and systems, announces today the launch of several COM Express modules to extend the product line of standards-based embedded computers. Based on the Freescale Semiconductor QorIQ SoC processor platform using the Power Architecture technology, Eurotech launches three new COM Express modules: the Adbc7517, Adbc7519, and Adbc7520. The three new products take advantage of the QorIQ...

2010-11-06 12:15:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Gurobi Optimization today announced the release of Gurobi Optimizer 4.0, offering new solvers for quadratic programming, faster performance for difficult optimization problems, and new features. Increasing sales, cutting costs, and reducing production and transit times are goals of most companies. The most competitive companies achieve these goals through smart scheduling and allocation applications built with Gurobi Optimizer. Gurobi Optimizer 4.0...

2010-10-27 07:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial institutions are turning to graphics processing unit (GPU) computing for real economic and performance benefits. Fast and accurate derivatives pricing model development and accelerated execution speeds are crucial for today's derivatives marketplace. SciComp Inc. has enhanced SciFinance®, its flagship derivatives pricing software, to help quantitative developers further shorten Monte Carlo derivatives pricing model...

2010-10-21 12:14:00

TROY, Mich., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- North American Bancard, a leader in the payment processing industry, today announced its sponsorship of the University of Michigan's College of Engineering's 48-Hour Mobile Applications Hackathon (http://tinyurl.com/24tzbcd). Organized by Elliot Soloway, an Arthur F. Thurnau Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) the "North American Bancard Pay Anywhere 48-Hour Mobile Apps Hackathon at the University of...

2010-10-19 15:51:22

New findings settle one of the arguments about Open Access (OA) research publications: Are they more likely to be cited because they were made OA, or were they made OA because they were more likely to be cited? The study, which will be published in PLoS ONE on the first day of Open Access Week (18 October), was carried out by a bi-national team of researchers from the University of Southampton's School of Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) in the UK and l'Universit© du Qu©bec...

2010-10-19 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO and DRAPER, Utah, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- DAZ 3D and Mixamo Inc. today announced an alliance that brings Mixamo's high-quality animations and real-time customization capabilities to the DAZ 3D character model portfolio. Users of DAZ 3D's latest generation human figures now have access to the entire Mixamo motion collection at www.mixamo.com. Every Mixamo motion is guaranteed to work with any character created from the DAZ 3D human figures within DAZ Studio. The DAZ 3D/Mixamo...

2010-10-19 07:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OVTI), a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, today announced its most advanced automotive image sensor to date, the OV10630. The new system-on-a-chip sensor combines megapixel 1280 x 800 resolution (including 720p HD video) with the industry's best color high dynamic range (HDR) and low-light sensitivity. Ideally suited for wide field of view and multi-camera applications, the OV10630...

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2010-10-13 07:50:00

Microsoft Corp. issued a security fix for its Windows operating system and Internet browser on Tuesday for flaws that could allow hackers to take control of a PC. The new patches help fix vulnerabilities including the Stuxnet Virus that attacked an Iranian nuclear power plant. Microsoft said four of the new patches were of the highest priority and should be deployed immediately to protect users from potential criminal attacks on the Windows operating systems. The company said it also fixed...

2010-09-21 13:15:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Portland Group®, a wholly-owned subsidiary of STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM) and a leading supplier of compilers for high-performance computing (HPC), today announced it is developing a CUDA C compiler targeting systems based on the industry-standard general-purpose 64- and 32-bit x86 architectures. The new PGI CUDA C compiler for x86 platforms will be demonstrated at the SC10 Supercomputing conference taking place in New...

2010-08-05 14:55:12

Biochemists and computer scientists at the University of Washington two years ago launched an ambitious project harnessing the brainpower of computer gamers to solve medical problems. The game, Foldit, turns one of the hardest problems in molecular biology into a game a bit reminiscent of Tetris. Thousands of people have now played a game that asks them to fold a protein rather than stack colored blocks or rescue a princess. Results published Thursday (Aug. 5) in the journal Nature show that...


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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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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