Archive: 30/09/2009

Predictive simulation successes on Dawn supercomputer

( -- The 500-teraFLOPS Advanced Simulation and Computing program's Sequoia Initial Delivery System (Dawn), an IBM machine of the same lineage as BlueGene/L, has immediately proved itself useful as several initial ...

dateSep 30, 2009 in Hardware
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Net helps businesses beat recession

The internet is one innovation helping small business bosses deal with strategic decision-making and survive the current recession, according to results revealed by the latest UK Business Barometer and Business Adviser Barometer ...

dateSep 30, 2009 in Economics & Business
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Samsung Announces AMOLED 12M Camera Phone

( -- Samsung Electronics today announced the launch of the ‘Samsung AMOLED 12M’ (Model Name: SCH-W880), the world’s first 12-megapixel camera phone with a 3-times optical zoom lens. The phone will be available ...

dateSep 30, 2009 in Consumer & Gadgets
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Biodiversity loss weakens global development

Biodiversity loss is undermining global development, leading scientists warn. The paper brings together a broad group of scientists and policy makers, including Natural History Museum plant expert Dr Sandra Knapp.

dateSep 30, 2009 in Ecology
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The self-managing, 'unbreakable' internet?

( -- High-powered internet applications typically need teams of experts to maintain them. Not any more, say European researchers who have built a system to create applications that manage and fix themselves.

dateSep 30, 2009 in Computer Sciences
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