News

Goosing flash for more efficient data centers – Wed, 13 Sep 2017
MIT researchers have solved flash memory’s speed problem, making it possible to reduce power consumption of data center caches by 90 percent.

Teaching drones to dogfight – Thu, 31 Aug 2017
Teams from Georgia Tech Research Institute and the Naval Postgraduate School tested the dogfighting skills of their swarms of unmanned aerial vehicles.

Using crowds to teach AI to search smarter – Wed, 16 Aug 2017
A team at the University of Texas at Austin using crowdsourced input to train its machine-learning algorithms to create a more intelligent search engine.

Using AI to monitor borders and deploy responders – Thu, 27 Jul 2017
Researchers are building a system that monitors cameras from Border Patrol ground and air vehicles and determines the most effective response to incursions.

Building a secure OS from the ground up – Thu, 06 Jul 2017
Designed by researchers as a software-defined hypervisor, S2OS will be protected from application hacks and centrally manage networking, storage and computing resources.

Using neural nets to snag malware before it strikes – Mon, 26 Jun 2017
NFrame, a hardware-based artificial neural network monitors the details of program activity at the machine level, learning how programs should execute.

Internet fast lane for first responders – Thu, 08 Jun 2017
A new routing protocol may allow first responders and emergency managers to send data-intensive communications over the internet regardless of the amount of other traffic eating up the available bandwidth.

Shining light on the darknet – Wed, 24 May 2017
DarkSum crawls the darknet, indexing its content and making it viewable.

Smart infrastructure for roadside-to-vehicle communication – Thu, 11 May 2017
SinWaves’ wireless system transmits road-related information to alert approaching drivers and autonomous vehicles to upcoming events.

Gigapixel image analysis on the fly – Mon, 01 May 2017
The ViSUS data-streaming application can progressively process and display ultra-large image files in real time on consumer hardware.