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Algorithm will allow for simulating an entire brain on future exascale computers

Posted in Hardware on 24th Mar, 2018 12:24 AM
by Alex Muller
A team of scientists has developed an algorithm that represents a major step toward simulating neural connections in the entire human brain.
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+18

Study: Apple Watch Cardiogram app bested EKG band in spotting errant heartbeat

Posted in Hardware on 21st Mar, 2018 08:44 PM
by Alex Muller
The study raises the prospect that advanced AI will enable wearable devices to detect dangerous medical conditions using only basic sensors.
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+28

The wearable brain scanner you can move around in

Posted in Hardware on 21st Mar, 2018 08:42 PM
by Alex Muller
Scientists in Nottingham have invented a new type of brain scanner which can be worn on the head, allowing patients to move while being scanned.
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+25

China versus USA in AI potential

Posted in Hardware on 21st Mar, 2018 12:36 AM
by Alex Muller
China has set a 2020 target for the core AI industry’s gross output (RMB 150 billion) would represent a tenfold increase of the AI industry in the next three years.
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A simple artificial heart could permanently replace a failing human one

Posted in Hardware on 17th Mar, 2018 07:49 PM
by Alex Muller
Researchers have been trying for decades to make an artificial heart that can be permanently implanted.
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Big harpoon is 'solution to space junk'

Posted in Hardware on 16th Mar, 2018 11:00 AM
by Alex Muller
Airbus is testing a big harpoon to snare rogue or redundant satellites and pull them out of the sky.
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+28

X Prize announces $10 million competition to spur development of robot avatars

Posted in Hardware on 14th Mar, 2018 07:02 AM
by Alex Muller
There will be two milestone prizes in 2020 and 2021 worth $1 million each, and one grand prize worth $8 million.
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+37

Musk, speaking at SXSW, projects Mars spaceship will be ready for short trips by first half of 2019

Posted in Hardware on 12th Mar, 2018 05:13 AM
by Alex Muller
Elon Musk says that his timeline for sending a space vehicle to Mars could mark its first milestone early next year.
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+21

Health wearables have tripled in 2 years and AI healthcare will increase 11x over 7 years

Posted in Hardware on 10th Mar, 2018 02:40 AM
by Alex Muller
Use of wearables has more than tripled since 2014.
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+25

SpaceX launches its largest satellite ever which is nearly the size of a bus

Posted in Hardware on 7th Mar, 2018 05:47 AM
by Alex Muller
Chief Executive Musk said that the Hispasat satellite is the 'largest geostationary satellite we’ve ever flown.'
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Race for global low earth orbit high bandwidth internet satellites

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Mar, 2018 11:22 PM
by Alex Muller
The LA Times reviews some of the competitors in the race for global low earth orbit high bandwidth internet satellite networks.
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+19

Big future in low cost small rockets

Posted in Hardware on 1st Mar, 2018 02:26 AM
by Alex Muller
Customizable small-sats can cost as little as $11,000 these days.
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BrainQ aims to cure stroke through mind-reader tech

Posted in Hardware on 27th Feb, 2018 09:20 PM
by Alex Muller
BrainQ plans to use a non-surgically embedded EEG machine instead to gather data and help improve outcomes for stroke and spinal cord patients.
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How Will Solar Be Used in 20 Years?

Posted in Hardware on 24th Feb, 2018 10:47 PM
by Alex Muller
The story of solar power is one of progress. We have made great strides since the inception of this technology back in the 1970's.
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+7

World’s largest solar park under development in Egypt

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Feb, 2018 03:44 PM
by Alex Muller
The Benban Solar Park aims to reach somewhere between 1.6-2.0GW of solar power by the middle of 2019.
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+5

SpaceX launches broadband pathfinders

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Feb, 2018 03:40 PM
by Alex Muller
SpaceX launched again on Thursday - this time to put a Spanish radar satellite above the Earth.
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