Monday, June 26, 2017

HARDWARE

HARDWARE
Computer hardware (usually simply called hardware when a computing context is implicit) is the collection of physical elements that constitutes a computer system. wikipedia

Warnings from Homeland Security should prompt security pros to harden enterprise nets against Java-based exploits by Susan Perschke (courtesy Network World) Java, the popular OS-independent platform and programming language, runs on just about every kind of...

Sub-20nm flash can hold more data in the same space but challenges loom for next generations by Stephen Lawson, courtesy IDG News - IDG News Service (San Francisco Bureau) — A new generation of faster, cheaper...

GENIVI Alliance Teams with W3C to Accelerate Adoption of Web Technologies in the Automotive Industry The GENIVI Alliance has joined the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) to bring its automotive expertise into W3C’s Automotive and Web Platform...

Portable electronics — typically made of non-renewable, non-biodegradable and potentially toxic materials — are discarded at an alarming rate in consumers' pursuit of the next best electronic gadget. In an effort to alleviate the environmental...

by courtesy - Now that HP's going to be dropped from the Dow, it's time to reevaluate what to do with the aging tech giant. - FORTUNE -- What would you do if it fell to...

Engineering students from Rice University have developed a real-time 3D radar system as a concept for a next-generation collision-avoidance system for the auto industry. Spencer Kent stands nervously in front of Team D.R.A.D.I.S.’ booth at...

Photograph by David Paul Morris/Bloomberg The success of Nest’s digital thermostats are helping turn up the heat on venture capitalists to fund hardware startups. Google’s $3.2 billion purchase of Nest, GoPro’s pending initial public offering and...

Seagate Wireless extends the space on your iPhone or iPad.

Story by UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON What happens when lithium-ion batteries overheat and explode has been tracked inside and out for the first time by a UCL-led team using sophisticated 3D imaging. Understanding how Li-ion batteries fail...

Startup developed software for creating a gesture-recognition interface based on information provided by a 3-D camera. by Inbal Orpaz, courtesy Haaretz Microchip maker Intel has acquired the Israeli gesture recognition startup Omek Interactive for close to $50 million,...

The National Energy Research Scientific Computing (NERSC) Center recently accepted "Edison," a new flagship supercomputer designed for scientific productivity. Named in honor of American inventor Thomas Alva Edison, the Cray XC30 will be dedicated in...

Infosys favored Asians in hiring, alleges suit seeking class action status. by Jon Brodkin, courtesy ArsTechnica - Infosys, an Indian IT software and services company with offices throughout the world, has been accused of discriminating against American job applicants....