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Monthly Archives: July 2015

Do (do.com) provides a new integration with Microsoft Office 365 to help you run productive meetings. Exciting news! Do – which allows you to track and manage the discussions that happen during your meetings –...

Toby Walsh, NICTA - More than 1,000 of the leading researchers in artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics have today signed and published an open letter calling for a ban on offensive autonomous weapons, also known colloquially...

Daily telemarketing human and robocalls targeting seniors can lead to personal financial disaster by intimidating sales associates. Not only are the elderly targeted by these annoying calling tactics, usually those few seconds interrupt important...

Microsoft's Joe Belfiore at Ignite shows off new features coming to the OS. Courtesy YouTube. Thank you, TiA.

N Venkat Venkatraman, Boston University Today, July 29, is an important date for Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s CEO. Twenty years after Bill Gates introduced Windows 95 to the world, he is launching another version of the...

Ursula M. Burns is chairman and chief executive officer of Xerox (NYSE: XRX), the world's leading enterprise for business process and document management. When Burns joined Xerox in 1980 as a mechanical engineering summer intern,...

The chemical element lithium has been found for the first time in material ejected by a nova. Observations of Nova Centauri 2013 made using telescopes at ESO's La Silla Observatory, and near Santiago in...

With the growth of electronic medical records, research utilizing data from a large number of patients, known as big data studies, can provide important information which may be unattainable via clinical trials which tend...

The boxfish's unique armor draws its strength from hexagon-shaped scales and the connections between them, engineers at the University of California, San Diego, have found. They describe their findings and the carapace of the boxfish...

Ivan Oransky, New York University What if I told you that half of the studies published in scientific journals today – the ones upon which news coverage of medical advances is often based – won’t...

Ria Poole, Cardiff University  Tobacco is still the biggest cause of preventable death in the world. Although the total number of smokers is falling, a high percentage of teenagers and young people in their 20s continue...

Yvan Yenda Ilunga, Rutgers University - President Barack Obama’s trip to Kenya and Ethiopia has focused on trade, investment and entrepreneurship. One of the highlight of the visit occurred this past weekend when he hosted the Global...