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B612 studying smallsat missions to search for near Earth objects

B612 studying smallsat missions to search for near Earth objects

The B612 Foundation is no longer pursuing a large space telescope called Sentinel (above) to look for near Earth asteroids in favor of a concept using smaller spacecraft. Credit: B612 Foundation WASHINGTON — The B612 Foundation, which once sought to privately develop a large space observatory to search for potentially hazardous near Earth objects (NEOs), is now studying an alternative …

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F-Secure’s Mikko Hypponen on IoT: If it uses electricity, it will go online

F-Secure's Mikko Hypponen on IoT: If it uses electricity, it will go online

Want a more secure PC? Try Windows 10 S, says CRO Mikko Hypponen, chief research officer at F-Secure Mikko Hypponen, chief research officer at Finnish security company F-Secure, spoke to The Reg at the launch of Sense, a consumer firewall device that aims to "secure your connected things". Hypponen says IoT is unavoidable. "If it uses electricity, it will become …

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IoT Is Top Priority in Driving Digital Transformation Says New Global Research

IoT Is Top Priority in Driving Digital Transformation Says New Global Research

IoT has become the leading technology for digital transformation and is the number one priority for 92 per cent of organisations, according to global research findings published today by Inmarsat , the world’s leading provider of global mobile satellite communications. The Inmarsat Research Programme study focusing on the enterprise application of the Internet of Things (IoT) revealed that machine learning …

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Demand for IoT talent surges 300% in last 3 years: Survey

Demand for IoT talent surges 300% in last 3 years: Survey

Mumbai, Jun 21 () With exponential uptick in adoption of Internet of Things (IoT) and machine learning related activities in the country, the demand for IoT talent has surged by 300 per cent since 2014, showed a recent report. "The demand for IoT talent rocketed by 304 per cent, between 2014 and 2017," according to Talent Supply Index (TSI) by …

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Will AI Take Your Job? Vinod Khosla Says Artificial Intelligence Could Replace Oncologists In The Future

Will AI Take Your Job? Vinod Khosla Says Artificial Intelligence Could Replace Oncologists In The Future

As artificial intelligence grows and develops from tech companies and investors, it’s likely to disrupt a variety of industries. But one prominent tech industry figure thinks it could also extend to the medical field. In a panel discussion at MIT Tuesday, investor and Sun Microsystems co-founder Vinod Khosla said he believes AI could be powerful enough to replace human oncologists, …

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5 beginners tips for Windows users switching to Mac

5 beginners tips for Windows users switching to Mac

There seems to be an unspoken rule for OS users to stay in their lane. You’re a Mac user or a PC user, full stop. So when you want to make the leap from one to the other — either because you’re switching teams or you want to try both — there can be a bit of a learning curve. …

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Take better screenshots in macOS with these hidden features

Take better screenshots in macOS with these hidden features

One of my favorite Mac features is the ease at which you can take and edit screenshots using Apple’s default tools. Using one of several keyboard shortcuts, I can take a screenshot of exactly what I want to capture, and edit it all (or not) in Preview. Here are those keyboard shortcuts I was talking about: Shift + Command + …

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The future is in IoT, but why are Indian CIOs still waiting in the wings?

The future is in IoT, but why are Indian CIOs still waiting in the wings?

Indian corporates are still content with legacy IT over cloud infrastructure, making IoT the last thing on their mind to change business processes. Key takeaways: Indians create IoT software for the globe but are slow in adopting it within the country Legacy architecture holds back Indian companies from providing real-time user data analytics CIOs are slowly waking up to the …

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New joint research initiative to introduce social robotics, artificial intelligence into clinical health care

New joint research initiative to introduce social robotics, artificial intelligence into clinical health care

McMaster and Ryerson universities today announced the Smart Robots for Health Communication project, a joint research initiative designed to introduce social robotics and artificial intelligence into clinical health care. With the help of Softbank’s humanoid robot Pepper and IBM Bluemix Watson Cognitive Services, the researchers will study health information exchange through a state-of-the-art human-robot interaction system. The project is a …

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