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Cyber boost: New operating system will improve Navy computing power

Students in a Virginia Tech laboratory test Popcorn Linux–an operating system that can compile different programming languages into a single cyber tongue. Researchers say it could revolutionize how military and commercial computing systems perform. Credit: Dr. Binoy Ravindran With support from the Office of Naval Research (ONR),

Eyetracking data can improve language technology and help readers

New research from the University of Copenhagen shows that recordings of gaze data — within a few seconds — can reveal whether a word causes a reader problems. This insight could be used to alleviate reading problems with software that offer translations of difficult words or suggest

Critics denounce Home windows 10 improve changes as PR ploy

Commenters have scoffed at Microsoft’s backtracking from a widely-criticized exercise to trick users into upgrading to Home windows 10, arguing that it changed into nothing greater than a public relations ploy employed while the loose upgrade changed into simply weeks from expiring. Smartphones tablet cellular devices cellular

Using data from social networks to understand and improve systems

In the course of our day-to-day lives, we produce vast amounts of data. Whether gathered through online communications platforms, tracking devices, or other sources, these data reveal information about our behavior, decisions, and preferences. Researchers can ultimately use the data to improve systems across a variety of