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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GandCrab ransomware crew returns from exile

GandCrab ransomware crew returns from exile

The group of hackers behind the now infamous GandCrab ransomware appear to have returned from their self-impsoed retirement. Researchers from Secureworks said they had analysed a new strain of computer virus and came to the conclusion that it was built by the same people that created GandCrab. It even contains the same mistakes as GandCrab, apparently. The […]

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Another 400,000 UK households get full fibre broadband

Another 400,000 UK households get full fibre broadband

Another 400,000 households in the UK now have access to full fibre broadband internet, Ofcom has confirmed earlier this week. According to the country’s communications watchdog, this brings the total percentage of households covered to eight per cent, up from seven per cent from the previous report. It took three months, from January to April, to connect […]

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Huawei launches EI Cluster Service and Industrial Intelligent Twins

Huawei launches EI Cluster Service and Industrial Intelligent Twins

Huawei has launched the El Cluster Service and Industrial Intelligent Twins, cloud-based AI solutions which promise sufficient, accessible and cheap computing power. During the first day of HUAWEI CONNECT 2019, taking place in Shanghai, China, Huawei’s President of Cloud Business, Zheng Yelai, said the new offering’s goal is to “bridge AI’s commercial chasm so that AI can benefit and […]

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