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New supercomputers look to uncover mysteries of the universe

New supercomputers look to uncover mysteries of the universe

Simulating how a galaxy is formed, or how a black hole gets created takes a lot of computational power. That’s why The Flatiron Institute, located in New York City, decided to partner up with Lenovo and Intel, in order to create an advanced machine capable of running such simulations. “Science should dominate our researchers’ time, […]

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5G could end up posing a major security risk

5G could end up posing a major security risk

Software issues, as well as vendor lock-in, are potential cybersecurity weak spots for telecommunications companies all over the world looking to integrate 5G, according to a new European report. The European Commission and the European Agency for Cybersecurity issued a report earlier this week, which argues that, for 5G to work, telecommunications companies will increasingly […]

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Microsoft announces an all-new version of Windows

Microsoft announces an all-new version of Windows

Software giant Microsoft has announced a new version of its Windows 10 operating system Windows 10 designed for laptops with two screens. Called Windows 10X, this unique version of the operating system will be exclusive to dual-screen devices with displays larger than nine inches in diameter. The company paired the announcement off with a dual-screen […]

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Most NHS computers haven’t switched to Windows 10

Most NHS computers haven’t switched to Windows 10

Windows 7 is still the preferred OS for more than a million of devices. More than a million computers belonging to the NHS are currently running the Windows 7 operating system, which some MPs see as a potential problem. The operating system in itself is not the problem, according to Jo Platt MP, shadow cabinet office minister, […]

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Millions of PCs Found Running Outdated Versions of Popular Software

Millions of PCs Found Running Outdated Versions of Popular Software

It is 2019, and millions of computers still either have at least one outdated application installed or run outdated operating systems, making themselves vulnerable to online threats and known security vulnerabilities/exploits. Security vendor Avast has released its PC Trends Report 2019 revealing that millions of users are making themselves vulnerable to cyber attacks by keeping […]

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