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10

Feb

Computer software is helping astronauts battle depressionThe program offers astronauts modules on treatment, self-assessment, interpersonal conflict, stress and more.

Computer software is helping astronauts battle depression
The program offers astronauts modules on treatment, self-assessment, interpersonal conflict, stress and more.

21

Jan

How scientists handle NASA’s big data onslaughtSpecialists are helping NASA develop cloud computing techniques while adapting open source programs to curate the data the space agency gathers daily.

How scientists handle NASA’s big data onslaught
Specialists are helping NASA develop cloud computing techniques while adapting open source programs to curate the data the space agency gathers daily.

13

Jan

It’s easy to hack today’s connected carsIs it possible for a bad guy to get control of your car while you’re driving? You bet, and that’s only one reason to worry about onboard Internet access and black boxes.

It’s easy to hack today’s connected cars
Is it possible for a bad guy to get control of your car while you’re driving? You bet, and that’s only one reason to worry about onboard Internet access and black boxes.

09

Dec

Hour of Code: Anyone can create technologyFrom Shakira to Ashton Kutcher, celebrities are getting behind an important educational initiative: Teaching us all how to code.

Hour of Code: Anyone can create technology
From Shakira to Ashton Kutcher, celebrities are getting behind an important educational initiative: Teaching us all how to code.

10

Nov

 Steve Jobs’ childhood Los Altos home designated as historic siteYet another unassuming home in the Silicon Valley burg of Los Altos, Calif. gets historic designation thanks to world-changing, non-automative activities that went on in its garage.

Steve Jobs’ childhood Los Altos home designated as historic site
Yet another unassuming home in the Silicon Valley burg of Los Altos, Calif. gets historic designation thanks to world-changing, non-automative activities that went on in its garage.

20

May

treehugger:

Meet Earl, your solar-powered backcountry survival tablet
Sure, you can wrap your high-tech smartphone in a bombproof case, but between its high power demands and lack of ability to charge itself, and its inherent fragility, you might be working against its own design by trying to put it to a use that was never intended.
But Earl, well, Earl is different.

treehugger:

Meet Earl, your solar-powered backcountry survival tablet

Sure, you can wrap your high-tech smartphone in a bombproof case, but between its high power demands and lack of ability to charge itself, and its inherent fragility, you might be working against its own design by trying to put it to a use that was never intended.

But Earl, well, Earl is different.

17

May

Google and NASA to share quantum computer
Google has already developed quantum machine algorithms that will makes searches on mobile devices more energy-efficient.

Google and NASA to share quantum computer

Google has already developed quantum machine algorithms that will makes searches on mobile devices more energy-efficient.

29

Mar

Biological transistor may bring computers to life
Living cells could be made into mini-computers, thanks to genetic devices called transcriptors.

Biological transistor may bring computers to life

Living cells could be made into mini-computers, thanks to genetic devices called transcriptors.

27

Feb


NYC coding program pushes for computer science curriculum 



The city thinks that every kid should learn to code to keep up in today’s world, and it’s started a program to make it happen.            
The city thinks that every kid should learn to code to keep up in today’s world, and it’s started a program to make it happen.            

06

Feb


 Copper computer keyboards could reduce hospital infections  



New keyboards are said to kill 99.9% of drug-resistant bacteria.
New keyboards are said to kill 99.9% of drug-resistant bacteria.