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IBM unveils computing chips that mimic human brain

August 18th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 18 (IANS) IBM researchers Thursday unveiled an experimental computer chip that emulates the way the human brain processes information.IBM said in a statement that researchers have created ... Read more...

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US Air Force makes new computer with nearly 2,000 PlayStation consoles

December 13th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.13 (ANI): The United States Air Force has transformed almost 2,000 Japanese Sony PlayStation consoles into a powerful supercomputer suitable for military tasks. The new device will handle tasks, including ... Read more...

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Scientists create system that ’simulates handwritten captchas’

October 16th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): Researchers at the Center for Unified Biometrics and Sensors are developing ways to simulate handwritten captchas.University at Buffalo computer scientist Venu Govindaraju believes that this annoying ... Read more...

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Software claims world record by solving 400-piece jigsaw puzzle

May 22nd, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 22 (ANI): A new software developed by scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has created a new world record by solving a 400-piece jigsaw puzzle.A Danish team established the ... Read more...

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Scientists trying to interpret baby’s bawling

February 25th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) Babies bawl aloud to reveal their emotions, but none of the parenting handbooks can tell whether they are feeling hunger or discomfort. To study this behaviour, Japanese engineers ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Emotion detector for babies

February 25th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Parents-to-be can take a breather: It may soon be possible to translate infant cries, all thanks to Japanese scientists who have come up with a statistical computer program ... Read more...

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Modernization does affect kids’ cognitive development

November 13th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): A new cross-cultural study has shown that societal and technological changes do affect children's thinking skills.Using previously collected data from the late 1970s, researchers at the University of ... Read more...

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8 genes that help predict melanoma patient’s response to treatment identified

May 31st, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Eight genes that help predict a melanoma patient's response to treatment have been identified by researchers from the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI).The findings have been presented ... Read more...

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Now, a software toolbox to characterize protein patterns in human tissues

May 13th, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 13 (ANI): A software toolbox developed by researchers at Carnegie Mellon University may enable scientists to characterize protein patterns in human tissues.Doctoral student Justin Y. Newberg says that the ... Read more...

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Brain games do help keep your mind sharp

April 29th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 29 (ANI): They might be addictive and perplexing, but puzzles and quizzes do help in keeping your brain sharp, according to a new study.It is often believed that brain ... Read more...

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