Tag: computer science

The Week in Review

Jul 15, 2010 |

NASA Center for Climate Simulation doubles computational power with new Dell PowerEdge servers; Amazon introduces HPC-level computing on demand; and Carnegie Mellon announces $7 million initiative aimed at boosting computer science enrollment. We recap those stories and more in our weekly wrapup.

AI That Picks Stocks Better Than the Pros

Jun 14, 2010 |

A computer science professor uses textual analysis of articles to beat the market.

The Week in Review

Mar 25, 2010 |

The Computing Research Association reports that computer science enrollment has been increasing; and IBM and Forschungszentrum Juelich partner on Exascale Innovation Center. We recap those stories and more in our weekly wrapup.

Rethinking Artificial Intelligence: Researchers Hope to Produce ‘Co-Processors’ for the Human Mind

Dec 7, 2009 |

New project at MIT aims to reinvent AI.

Microsoft’s Mundie: IT Needed to Solve Global Woes

Nov 4, 2009 |

Breakthroughs in computing needed to drive tech solutions says Microsoft exec.

Book Review: Parallel Algorithms

Apr 27, 2009 |

Parallel Algorithms by Henri Casanova, Arnaud Legrand, and Yves Robert is a text meant for those with a desire to understand the theoretical underpinnings of parallelism from a computer science perspective.