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A neural network learns when it should not be trusted

Increasingly, artificial intelligence systems known as deep learning neural networks are used to inform decisions vital to human health and safety, such as in autonomous driving or medical diagnosis. These networks are good at recognizing patterns in large, complex datasets to aid in decision-making. But how do we know they’re correct? Alexander Amini and his […]

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Fujitsu and Tokyo Medical and Dental University Leverage World’s Fastest Supercomputer to Perform Cancer Gene Network Analysis in Less than a Day

Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) and Fujitsu Laboratories Limited have recently completed, in less than a day, estimation of the network that represents the influence relationship between genes and prediction of their relationship with infiltration and metastasis based on genes highly likely to be involved in cancer development. TMDU and Fujitsu achieved this leveraging […]

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Building a quantum network one node at a time

Researchers at the University of Rochester and Cornell University have taken an important step toward developing a communications network that exchanges information across long distances by using photons, mass-less measures of light that are key elements of quantum computing and quantum communications systems. The research team has designed a nanoscale node made out of magnetic and semiconducting […]

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Airtel Network Down in Kalyan-Dombivali? Subscribers in Mumbai Suburb Raise Complaint on Twitter

Mumbai, October 27: Subscribers of Bharti Airtel mobile network in Kalyan-Dombivali area of city reported outage of services on Tuesday. After around 3:15 pm, a number of complaints were registered with the social media handle of Airtel. The company responded to a number of complainants and assured them their issues would addressed effectively. Airtel Rolls Out Cloud-Based […]

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4G Network on Moon: Nokia Wins Contract of US $14.1 Million to Deploy 4G Cellular Network on Lunar Surface

San Francisco, Oct 18: NASA has awarded Nokia of the US $14.1 million to deploy a 4G cellular network on the moon. The grant is part of $370 million worth of contracts signed under NASA’s “Tipping Point” selections, meant to advance research and development for space exploration. “The system could support lunar surface communications at greater […]

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Reliance Jio Fastest Mobile Network with 19.3 Mbps Download Speed; Vodafone Tops in Upload: Trai

New Delhi, October 13: Reliance Jio continues to remain the fastest mobile network with an average download speed of 19.3 megabit per second (mbps), while Vodafone recorded the highest speed in terms of upload in September, according to the latest data from telecom regulator Trai. Idea Cellular network (now Vodafone Idea) followed Jio with a […]