Archivo mensual: noviembre 2018

Insect-Like Lander Could Be the Future of Space Exploration

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory partnered with Autodesk to create a new landing craft using generative design. Autodesk said, “Designers or engineers input design goals into generative design software, along with parameters such as materials, … Seguir leyendo

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AI Is Watching Employee Expenses Bloomberg

AppZen has developed an artificial intelligence program that can identify dubious work expense claims and educate employees about travel and expense policies. The company, which touts Amazon, IBM, Salesforce.com, and Comcast as users, estimated that it has saved its clients … Seguir leyendo

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Upgraded US supercomputers claim top two spots on Top500 list

U.S. supercomputers from IBM are now ranked in first and second place on the latest Top500 list due to upgrades. The Sierra system at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory attained second place on the newest list, dethroning the Chinese Sunway … Seguir leyendo

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‘Human Brain’ Supercomputer Switched On to Unlock Secrets of the Mind

Researchers at the University of Manchester in the U.K. are about to launch a supercomputer designed to mimic the human brain, comprised of 1 million processors capable of 200 trillion actions per second. The Spiking Neural Network Architecture (SpiNNaker) mimics … Seguir leyendo

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Want to Get Your Packages Delivered via Robot? Now There’s an App for That

Estonia-based Starship Technologies plans to expand its home delivery service via autonomous wheeled robots, which customers can control with the company’s app. After setting up a unique address within a Starship facility, customers can have packages from online orders delivered … Seguir leyendo

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