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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...

2010-08-04 08:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NIWeek -- National Instruments (Nasdaq: NATI) today announced NI X Series multifunction data acquisition (DAQ) devices for USB. USB X Series devices integrate high-performance analog measurement and control channels, digital I/O and counter/timers onto a single plug-and-play device, which engineers and scientists can use for a wide variety of portable test, measurement and data-logging applications. USB X Series DAQ devices include up...

2010-07-21 10:27:00

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Jay Ruby, P.E., President and CEO of Ruby + Associates, and a nationally recognized constructability expert, has been named an Architectural Engineering Centennial Fellow by the Pennsylvania State University Architectural Engineering (AE) Department. Penn State's AE Department is celebrating 100 years of Excellence in Education and Innovation in 2010 and is honoring Ruby, a Penn State grad, for his successful career in the Architectural...

2010-06-30 08:00:00

PITTSBURGH, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at Carnegie Mellon University has received a five-year contract extension, with a face value of $584 million, from the U.S. government through June 2015. The SEI's contract ensures that the Institute will continue to pursue its mission of advancing the practice of software engineering and improving the quality of systems that depend on software. Previous contract renewals were in 1990, 1995, 2000, and 2005. The...

2010-05-26 07:22:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Objectivity, Inc., a leading provider of data management solutions, today announced that its leading-edge distributed graph database product for the enterprise, InfiniteGraph, is now available in beta. Developed by Objectivity's new InfiniteGraph business unit, the InfiniteGraph distributed database technology and developer application programming interface (API) were created to help organizations obtain real-time answers from deep analysis of...

2010-05-24 09:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, May 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Instruments (Nasdaq: NATI) today introduced its new solution for IEEE 802.11n wireless LAN (WLAN) testing, the NI WLAN Measurement Suite 2.0, which includes enhanced software toolkits for IEEE 802.11n WLAN signal generation and analysis. The suite integrates with NI 6.6 GHz PXI Express multichannel RF signal generators and analyzers to deliver true, phase-coherent multiple-input, multiple-output (MIMO) RF measurements required...

2010-05-05 08:00:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph® has released the new version of its SmartMarine® 3D enterprise engineering and manufacturing software with expanded automation capabilities to further increase design quality, consistency, productivity and accelerate project schedules. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081211/DECLOGO ) SmartMarine 3D is the rule-based design and fabrication component of Intergraph's SmartMarine Enterprise...

2010-05-03 10:13:00

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y., May 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A national conference to address the critical skills shortage in enterprise computing will be held June 13-15 in the Student Center at Marist College. The conference is free and open to the public. Those who register by May 14 will be entered in a raffle for an iPad. Some restrictions apply. For further information or to register, visit http://ecc.marist.edu/conf. Funded by a $400,000 grant from the National Science Foundation, the...


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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