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Ransomware hits again targets around world

Kaspersky Lab notified Tuesday that a global ransomware outbreak began "just a few hours ago," and "it looks to be as big as the WannaCry story that broke not so long ago."
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/28 9:34:41

Google to stop scanning Gmail for ads personalization

Google, Alphabet Inc.'s leading subsidiary, said Friday it has decided to stop searching Gmail as input for ads personalization.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/24 6:36:23

Kidney-on-a-chip to help study, treat kidney conditions

Researchers with the University of Washington (UW), in collaboration with the Seattle-based organ-on-a-chip company, Nortis, have been developing the "kidney-on-a chip," a laboratory model for understanding how kidney is affected by drugs, toxins and environmental exposures.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/23 8:25:49

Facebook to hold political ads data

Facebook said it would not disclose information about political campaign advertising or related data such as how many users click on ads and if advertising messages are consistent across demographics, despite arguments from political scientists who want the data for research.
Source: Reuters | 2017/6/22 22:33:40

Gateway' 17 conference held by Alibaba in Detroit

Photo taken on June 21, 2017 shows view of the Gateway' 17 held in Detroit, the United States. Gateway' 17, a conference held by Alibaba in Detroit on June 20-21, features presentations and breakout sessions aimed at educating attendees on what and how to sell to China, especially through e-commerce platforms, so that they can grow their businesses and go global.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/22 22:29:01

China's two supercomputers still world's fastest as US squeezed out of 3rd place

China's Sunway TaihuLight and Tianhe-2 are still the world's fastest and second fastest machines, but America's Titan was squeezed into fourth place by an upgraded Swiss system, according to the latest edition of the semiannual T0P500 list of supercomputers released Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/20 8:39:35

China realizes world's longest real-time transmission of deep-sea data

Chinese scientists announced Monday they had realized the real-time transmission of deep-sea data for more than 190 straight days, a world record.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/20 8:33:16

What are supercomputers?

The latest edition of the semiannual T0P500 list of supercomputers showed on Monday that China's Sunway TaihuLight and Tianhe-2 are still the world's fastest and second fastest machines, but America's Titan was squeezed into the fourth place by an upgraded Swiss system.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/19 16:49:46

China's two supercomputers still world's fastest, US squeezed out of 3rd place: TOP500 list

China's Sunway TaihuLight and Tianhe-2 are still the world's fastest and second fastest machines, but America's Titan was squeezed into fourth place by an upgraded Swiss system, according to the latest edition of the semiannual T0P500 list of supercomputers released Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/19 15:39:43

New research overcomes major hurdle to wireless charging of moving electric vehicles

Researchers with Stanford University have developed a way to wirelessly deliver electricity to moving objects, which could one day charge electric vehicles and personal devices like medical implants and cell phones.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/17 9:06:26