Breakthrough in construction of computers for mimicking human brain

Artist’s concept (stock image).Credit: © Andrey / Fotolia A computer built to mimic the brain’s neural networks produces similar results to that of the best brain-simulation supercomputer software currently used for neural-signaling research, finds a new study published in the open-access journal Frontiers in Neuroscience. Tested for accuracy, speed and energy efficiency, this custom-built computer namedRead More

GoPro CEO Still Sees Growth in China, Despite Economic Slowdown

GoPro Chief Executive Officer Nick Woodman still sees China as an important market and growth opportunity for the action camera-maker, despite an economic slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy. “China was more challenging last year but we still managed to grow 2 percent,” Woodman said in an interview with Bloomberg TV Thursday. “We have sales andRead More

iOS 12.1.4 Patches 2 Zero-Day Vulnerabilities That ‘Were Exploited in the Wild

A Google security researcher on Thursday revealed that hackers have been spotted attempting to exploit two iOS vulnerabilities. Apple has patched the said vulnerabilities in iOS 12.1.4 update that was released late-yesterday, but the attacks are reportedly carried out before Apple had a chance to release the fixes. Such attacks are called zero-day exploits. ItRead More