computer science

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    Nikola Tesla - the missing secret

    Tesla is often described as the most important scientist and inventor of the modern age, a man who "shed light over the face of Earth". A video series of 5 videos. Nikola Tesla (Serbian Cyrillic: Никола Тесла) (10 July 1856 7 January 1943) was an inventor and a mechanical and electrical...

    [Awesome!] World's Smallest Computer Created

    Researchers recently unveiled the first complete millimeter-scale computing system that is about the size of the letter "N" on the back of a penny (or about the same size as the letter in this sentence). This tiniest computer to date is a prototype of an implantable eye pressure monitor for...

    [Inspiring] Father's app lets disabled son 'speak' thru iPad

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Victor Pauca will have plenty of presents to unwrap on Christmas, but the 5-year-old Winston-Salem boy has already received the best gift he'll get this year: the ability to communicate. Victor has a rare genetic disorder that delays development of a number of skills, including...
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    Dangerous Knowledge

    Dangerous Knowledge, David Malone takes a close look at four mathematicians – Georg Cantor, Ludwig Boltzmann, Kurt Gödel and Alan Turing – whose thinking profoundly influenced modern mathematics but also drove them (or so the program argues) to insanity and eventually suicide. Cantor gave...
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    Technological Advances - Medicine, Computers, Sciences

    this thread is for advances in computer sciences, speculation about the future of computers, the future of the internet, programming, software, operating systems, languages etc. free computer books download link: Free Computer books Download | Online computer ebooks | online free computer...
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    Computer and Internet History - what we may see in the future

    An overview of the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California
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    Experts: Derivatives inherently vulnerable to fraud

    Washington’s Blog</br> December 25, 2009 As I have previously noted, credit default swaps are destabilizing for the economy. See this. And the models used to evaluate financial instruments – such as the Gaussian copula formula for CDOs – are inherently flawed. Now, Princeton University...
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    Mind control 16 March 2009 02:30 P

    Mind control Published: 16 March 2009 02:30 PM Source: The Engineer Online Ulster University scientists are teaming up with partners across Europe to help develop technology to enable people impaired through illnesses, brain and spinal injuries to communicate using the power of thought...