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New York City, technology – Google News

New York City, technology – Google News

| May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

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NYC Digital Playbook Prioritizes Service Delivery

NYC Digital Playbook Prioritizes Service Delivery

| May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Government Technology NYC Digital Playbook Prioritizes Service Delivery Government Technology Through a blog post, de Blasio introduced the NYC Digital Playbook, an evolving portal that showcases the city's technology principles and strategies, while inviting public input. The No. 1 principle of the city , according to the portal, is to “make … New York City [...]

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Googles new processor fast-forwards machine learning technology

Googles new processor fast-forwards machine learning technology

| May 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yahoo News Google's new processor fast-forwards machine learning technology Yahoo News Google has unveiled a custom chip created specifically to facilitate projects related to machine learning and artificial intelligence. The company is calling the chip a Tensor Processing Unit, or TPU, in reference to the fact that it has been tailored … Google built its [...]

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Minister responsible for NBN knew federal police were investigating leak

Minister responsible for NBN knew federal police were investigating leak

| May 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

The communications minister, Mitch Fifield, has confirmed he knew the Australian Federal Police were investigating leaks from within NBN Co but said he did not tell the prime minister. Fifield said on Saturday he had no interaction with the AFP regarding the investigation, including over Thursday’s night’s raids on properties linked to Senator Stephen Conroy [...]

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NASA just released 56 patented space and rocket technologies to the public

NASA just released 56 patented space and rocket technologies to the public

| May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nature World News NASA just released 56 patented space and rocket technologies to the public ScienceAlert This week, NASA released 56 of its patented technologies into the public domain, including a super-cheap method for manufacturing carbon nanotubes and a stronger type of aerogel, new propulsion methods and engine technologies for rockets, and devices … NASA Technology [...]

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Morning SITREP: SecDef Carter Travels, DARPA the Pentagon & More

Morning SITREP: SecDef Carter Travels, DARPA the Pentagon & More

| May 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

DoD Live Morning SITREP: SecDef Carter Travels, DARPA the Pentagon & More DoD Live Medically retired Army Sgt. Monica Southall throws the shot put in the IF4 disability classification match during the Invictus Games at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla., May 10, 2016. DoD photo by [...]

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Pentagon Turns to Silicon Valley for Edge in Artificial Intelligence

Pentagon Turns to Silicon Valley for Edge in Artificial Intelligence

| May 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

New York Times Pentagon Turns to Silicon Valley for Edge in Artificial Intelligence New York Times The Pentagon's intense interest in A.I. — and by connection the Silicon Valley companies specializing in that technology — has grown out of the “Third Offset” strategy articulated by Mr. Carter last fall. Concerned about the re-emergence of China [...]

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NASA Repurposes Passive Thermal-Control Technology for CubeSats

NASA Repurposes Passive Thermal-Control Technology for CubeSats

| May 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Space Daily NASA Repurposes Passive Thermal-Control Technology for CubeSats Space Daily NASA Principal Investigator Allison Evans and her team at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, have successfully miniaturized the thermal-control technology and now plan to flight test it on the maiden flight of the Goddard-developed … …

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NASAs Newest Technology That Will Pin Down Earths Position In Space And Time

NASAs Newest Technology That Will Pin Down Earths Position In Space And Time

| May 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Science World Report NASA's Newest Technology That Will Pin Down Earth's Position In Space And Time Science World Report The researchers accordingly calculate the distance between the telescopes by means of comparing the times upon which the radio signal arrived at different receivers. NASA officials remarked that this new tech lets scientists determine that timing [...]

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The Race to Make Virtual Reality an Actual (Business) Reality

The Race to Make Virtual Reality an Actual (Business) Reality

| May 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Fortune The Race to Make Virtual Reality an Actual ( Business ) Reality Fortune Interested in flying a Black Hawk helicopter over the Dubai skyline just after dawn? … Tech powerhouses—Google GOOGL 0.40% , Samsung, Microsoft MSFT -0.04% , Sony SNE -0.66% , Apple AAPL -1.15% , Intel INTC -2.67% , and others—are creating VR [...]

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