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Electric Cars To Replace Petrol And Diesel Cars In Next 8 Years: Report

Electric Cars To Replace Petrol And Diesel Cars In Next 8 Years: Report

2030 is expected to mark the end of oil business, says a Stanford economist. Therefore, in the future, electric cars are expected to take over the auto industry as fossil fuels are running towards extinction. However, according to companies like Shell, the true power of fuel-based cars is still somehow, hidden. According to Tony Seba, a Stanford economist, the global …

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Adding an IoT dimension to le Tour

Adding an IoT dimension to le Tour

Credit: Apple The Tour de France pro cycling race is one of the oldest and most prestigious annual sporting events in the world. Each year about 200 cyclists compete during most of July in a race that crosses some 2,200 miles of varied terrain in France. The first Tour de France was in 1903. Back then it attracted mostly local …

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Google’s Plan for the Post-Typing World

Google’s Plan for the Post-Typing World

Google wants to make it easier to navigate the world, just by pointing your smartphone at an object. Google makes money by showing people ads after they type in search queries. But who will take the time to type when they can find an answer simply by pointing a smartphone or asking a question to a voice assistant? Google is …

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Scottish whisky-makers adopt clean energy

Scottish whisky-makers adopt clean energy

Mark Twain once said, “Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.” That could be the motto for Scotland, where scotch whisky is big business. Garden: “In terms of the scotch whisky industry, we add just over five billion to the value of the U.K. economy. We support over 40,000 jobs across the U.K., …

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Nuance and DFKI Jointly Advance Cognitive and Conversational AI for Autonomous Driving

Nuance and DFKI Jointly Advance Cognitive and Conversational AI for Autonomous Driving

New study one of many projects underway as Nuance opens office at DFKI as part of expanded partnership for automotive, healthcare and enterprise solutions BURLINGTON, Ma. and SAARBRUECKEN, Germany, May 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN ) announced it has expanded its partnership with Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz (DFKI GmbH), the German Research Center …

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Your 2017 playbook to becoming a white hat hacker – pay what you want

Your 2017 playbook to becoming a white hat hacker – pay what you want

A skilled cyber infiltrator working for a company can be that firm’s most critical line of defense between vulnerable computer systems and salivating cyber crooks. To crack into the exploding digital security career field, you need a full understanding of what white hat hacking is all about. Learn the skills to be a company’s cyber security specialist with the White …

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Arrow Electronics signs Libelium globally: expands IoT portfolio

Arrow Electronics signs Libelium globally: expands IoT portfolio

Arrow Electronics and Libelium have signed a global distribution agreement that extends Arrow’s portfolio for the Internet of Things (IoT) with the addition of Libelium’s wireless and sensor technology. Libelium’s Waspmote hardware architecture has been designed to function with extremely low power consumption. Individual sensor interfaces and radio modules can be turned off digitally to conserve energy and three different …

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Blockchain technology for development of new mobility ecosystem

Blockchain technology for development of new mobility ecosystem

The Toyota Research Institute (TRI) has announced that it is exploring blockchain and distributed ledger (BC/DL) technology for use in the development of a new mobility ecosystem that could accelerate development of autonomous driving technology. TRI is collaborating with the MIT Media Lab ( MIT ML) and other industry partners to foster a digital environment where users – both businesses …

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Generator creates DVB-S2/S2X signals

Generator creates DVB-S2/S2X signals

Software option SMW-K116 for the Rohde & Schwarz SMW200A vector signal generator allows it to perform DVB-S2 and DVB-S2X satellite transmission tests. It not only generates fully encoded DVB-S2/S2X signals as IF signals below 6 GHz, but also on transmission frequencies in the Ku band and other microwave bands up to 40 GHz. While the DVB-S2 standard delivers digital satellite …

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Microsoft Has a Plan to Add DNA Data Storage to Its Cloud

Microsoft Has a Plan to Add DNA Data Storage to Its Cloud

Based on early research involving the storage of movies and documents in DNA, Microsoft is developing an apparatus that uses biology to replace tape drives, researchers at the company say. Computer architects at Microsoft Research say the company has formalized a goal of having an operational storage system based on DNA working inside a data center toward the end of …

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