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Researchers aim to use wearable gadgets as Covid-19 symptoms tracker

A team of researchers from the Scripps Research Translational Institute carried out their landmark DETECT study to examine whether wearable fitness gadgets can track coronavirus as well. For this, the researchers used a mobile app to collect smartwatch and activity tracker data from consenting participants. They also gathered their self-reported symptoms and diagnostic test results. […]

Quantum Computers
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Every Thing You Need to Know About Quantum Computers

  Quantum computers are machines that use the properties of quantum physics to store data and perform calculations based on the probability of an object’s state before it is measured. This can be extremely advantageous for certain tasks where they could vastly outperform even the best supercomputers. Quantum computers can process massive and complex datasets more efficiently than classical […]

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Gadget Boy: VAVA SSD touch

VAVA SSD touch VAVA’s portable SSD is a secure storage drive with AES 256-bit encryption. It provides high-speed transfers and one-touch security for all your personal data. Available in multiple capacities starting from 500 GB. Rs. 6,500 vava.com Source link

A memristor-based hybrid analog-digital computing platform for mobile robotics
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A memristor-based hybrid analog-digital computing platform for mobile robotics

A memristor-based hybrid analog-digital computing platform for mobile robotics By Buyun Chen, Hao Yang, Boxiang Song, Deming Meng, Xiaodong Yan, Yuanrui Li, Yunxiang Wang, Pan Hu, Tse-Hsien Ou, Mark Barnell, Qing Wu, Han Wang, Wei Wu Science Robotics21 Oct 2020 A memristor-based hybrid analog-digital computing platform enables more energy-efficient and responsive mobile robotics. Source link

Anyscale adds $40M to bring its Ray-based distributed computing tech to the enterprise masses – TechCrunch
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Anyscale adds $40M to bring its Ray-based distributed computing tech to the enterprise masses – TechCrunch

The world of distributed computing took on a new profile this year when Folding@home, a 20-year-old distributed computing project, found itself picking up thousands of new volunteers to help COVID-19 researchers generate more computing power to fold proteins and run other calculations needed for screening potential drug compounds to fight the novel coronavirus. Today, a […]

Quantum computing challenges and opportunities
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Quantum computing challenges and opportunities

In 2019, Google announced it had achieved quantum supremacy, a milestone where quantum machines solve a problem that classical computers are unable to solve in any reasonable amount of time. Companies like AWS, Microsoft and IBM also launched quantum computing cloud platforms, which bring the power of quantum computing to customers who can use the […]