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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.

Deep-learning tools surpass humans in analyzing images – Thu, 13 Apr 2017
Researchers are using big data analysis on images and videos for a variety of purposes, from managing traffic and detecting autism in children to providing warning of imminent landslides.

SatPaq to the rescue with satellite texting – Tue, 28 Mar 2017
Embedded in a smartphone case, the device uses microwaves to send text messages via geostationary satellites.

Predicting suicide attacks by analyzing similarities – Fri, 17 Mar 2017
By analyzing features and patterns in recent attacks, researchers may be able to predict not only the characteristics of future attacks, but timing and location as well.

Cool, cable-free data centers via laser data transmission – Wed, 01 Mar 2017
Researchers have demonstrated that infrared lasers can be used to send high-speed, low-error data streams from equipment mounted on top of server racks.