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The best computer for VR

If you love the idea of playing virtual reality games in your home, you need excellent computing hardware to make it happen. VR software requires plenty of processing power. As a result, only high-end gaming computers have the right system requirements. To play the latest VR games, you will need a computer with above-average CPU performance and well-above-average graphics performance. ... Read More »

Machine learning shapes microwaves for a computer’s eyes

Engineers from Duke University and the Institut de Physique de Nice in France have developed a new method to identify objects using microwaves that improves accuracy while reducing the associated computing time and power requirements. The system could provide a boost to object identification and speed in fields where both are critical, such as autonomous vehicles, security screening and motion ... Read More »

Finance Ministry tightens purse strings for January-March quarter

The finance ministry has cut the amount various ministries and department can spend in the last quarter to a maximum of 25% of their budget estimate for the entire financial year, citing fiscal situation. The earlier limit for the last quarter spending was 33%. Also, within the 25% cap on spending for January-March, only a maximum of 10% of the total budget ... Read More »

Pisa: Mixed report for Scottish education in world rankings

Scotland has been given a mixed report in an important piece of international research on education. The Pisa report measures the performance of 600,000 15-year-olds worldwide. Since the last report, Scotland’s performance in reading has improved but it declined in maths and science. Education Secretary John Swinney welcomed the improvement in reading but said there were still challenges in science and ... Read More »

Cards Against Humanity Writers Fight Computer AI For Their Jobs

The Cards Against Humanity team are known for their Black Friday stunts. In the past they have dug a hole to nowhere and sold new products every 10 minutes. They even went after Trump’s border wall once. This year they are spending 16 hours battling a computer to see who can create the best new CAH cards. If the humans lose, it will cost ... Read More »

Local computer firm opens work space that will help raise money for youth technology camp

CINCINNATI — A local entrepreneur is using Small Business Saturday as a way to introduce a new name for her business, celebrate the grand opening of a collaborative work space and raise awareness about a nonprofit she runs to teach minority youths how to build their own computers. Technology Tailor Made, formerly known as CDM Computers, will host a free event ... Read More »

Is Your Internet Fast Enough for Google Stadia? If Not, There’s Still Hope

The video game streaming revolution is coming, and Google Stadia is helping to lead the charge—but do you have enough bandwidth to play along when it launches on Tuesday? Here are the minimum requirements for running Stadia, and how you can get your internet connection in shape ahead of time. What you’re going to need Serving up all the goodness of Google Stadia is ... Read More »

Sebi taps finance ministry over new tag for foreign-owned MFs

Mumbai: The markets regulator has written to the finance ministry over its recent circular tagging foreign-controlled mutual funds as investment vehicles, two people familiar with the matter said. The regulator’s intervention comes amid fears that the new rules could force several equity asset managers to freeze investment activity and even sell their holdings. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) made its representation ... Read More »

Top MBA Colleges In Europe For Banking, Finance, And Economics, 2019

Every country works with a strong economy and the scope for it has become one of the important aspects to study in management. Managing finance and having a thorough understanding of economics is one of the sough-after fields in the MBA. Moreover, every firm in the world requires a strong financial manager for sure. As a result, the demand for ... Read More »

Finance Ministry officials to meet heads of CPSEs for capital expenditure push

The government has a capital expenditure plan of Rs 3.3 lakh crore during the current financial year. To revive sagging economy, the finance ministry will hold meeting with heads of central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) on Friday to impress upon them the need to expedite capital expenditure. The government has a capital expenditure plan of Rs 3.3 lakh crore during ... Read More »