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October 13, 2015

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October 13, 2015

Data Storage of the Future: Scientists Crack Secret of Making Stable, Dynamic Skyrmions

Oct. 13, 2015 — Scientists have unlocked the secret to creating stable dynamic skyrmions – the nanoscale magnetic whirls that promise to meet our insatiable appetite for data ... read more

Oct. 7, 2015 — In support of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), researchers have developed a concept for a more accurate method of delivering certain types of messages that could even warn users to avoid ... read more

Warning Labels Should Be Introduced to Prevent Digital Addiction, Research Suggests

Oct. 6, 2015 — Labels and messages could encourage responsible use of digital devices and raise awareness of potential side effects, suggest authors of a new ... read more

Why Hasn't He/she Replied Yet?

Oct. 5, 2015 — A study probes how factors that affect how quickly people respond to email. The researchers are also able to predict when an email thread will fizzle out. When users first email each other, they ... read more

Phone App Allows Researchers to Conduct Concealed Food Safety Observations

Oct. 5, 2015 — Smartphones are so ubiquitous, and text messaging and social media activities so common in public places, that no one questions what anyone does with their phone. That pervasiveness allows a phone ... read more

Sep. 30, 2015 — Mobile apps are changing the way brands connect with consumers and have the potential to boost a company's bottom line. According to a new study, there is a direct link between app use and ... read more

Mobile Robots Could Help the Elderly Live Fuller Lives, Experts Say

Sep. 29, 2015 — Mobile service robots developed by computer scientists could soon be helping elderly people stay independent and active for longer. The project, which includes artificial intelligence and robotics ... read more

Sep. 24, 2015 — Have you ever been dissatisfied with a restaurant experience because the customer-service technology you had to use to reserve a table, order your food or pay for the meal wasn't up to par? ... read more

Researcher Finds Novel Way to Monitor Serious Blood Disorder Using a Smart Phone

Sep. 22, 2015 — A researcher will develop a portable smart sensor and a phone application for patients with sickle cell disease to analyze and store the results of their blood tests on a smart phone, states a new ... read more

Lifestyle Focused Text Messaging Results in Improvement in Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Sep. 22, 2015 — A simple, low-cost automated program of semi-personalized mobile phone text messages supporting lifestyle change led to improvement in low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) levels, blood ... read more

Sep. 21, 2015 — Researchers have demonstrated working electronic circuits that have been produced in a radically new way, using methods that resemble Darwinian evolution. The size of these circuits is comparable to ... read more

Sep. 21, 2015 — For the first time, researchers have developed an inexpensive, secure method to prevent mass credit card fraud using existing magnetic card readers. The novel technique -- called SafePay -- works by ... read more

Dew Helps Ground Cloud Computing

Sep. 15, 2015 — The most obvious disadvantage of putting your data in the cloud is losing access when you have no internet connection. According to new research this is where 'dew' could ... read more

iJOIN Project Speeds Up Mobile Traffic

Sep. 15, 2015 — A new cloud infrastructure has been designed that shall take mobile traffic volume to new heights and is already setting the pace for further advances on the development of future 5G ... read more

Sep. 14, 2015 — Scientists have invented a new way to view and create what they are calling 'an electron superhighway' in an organic semiconductor. This approach promises to allow electrons to flow faster ... read more

Photonic Chip Activated for Communication With Light

Sep. 14, 2015 — Sending information with the help of light is an exciting prospect for future technologies. It requires 'light chips', made of a special glass. Scientists have now managed to equip these ... read more

Sep. 10, 2015 — Using a homegrown app on a Samsung Gear Live smart watch, researchers were able to guess what a user was typing through data 'leaks' produced by the motion sensors on smart watches. The ... read more

First New Cache-Coherence Mechanism in 30 Years

Sep. 10, 2015 — A fundamentally new approach to cache coherence has been released -- the first in more than three decades. Whereas with existing techniques, the directory's memory allotment increases in direct ... read more

Sep. 10, 2015 — Two-dimensional crystals are very suitable for creating high-quality magnetic thin films. Researchers show that by growing the magnetic layers on various 2D crystals, better known as nanosheets, you ... read more

Android Widgets May Boost Effectiveness of Sleep-Monitoring Apps

Sep. 9, 2015 — An effective smartphone application should make data collection easy, but not so easy that the user forgets to access and reflect on that information, according to a team of ... read more

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