Browsing Tag

research

Researchers Use Wikileaks To Predict Insurgent Attacks

Wikileaks has long been eyed as something that is dangerous and undesirable by the authorities, especially in US. However, the data divulged by Wikileaks is now being put to a use that may change this opinion in Washington. Researchers are using the leaked data on Wikileakes to predict the rise in insurgency in different Afghan regions.
Read More...

Wikimedia Endorses Free Access To Publicly Funded Research

For a lot of practitioners scholarly information is too costly to access. Academic publishers charge thousands of dollars for journal subscriptions. This whole thing is a burden on knowledge seekers. The proponents of open knowledge have raised the question of morality of the model. Why should people pay to access research findings of those are…
Read More...

[Video] Japan Developing Tongue Controlled Kinect Interface

Japan is not only a country of Earthquakes but also it is country of developing different technologies. A research group at The University of Electro-Communications is developing an interface to detect tongue movement using the Kinect. This interface is intended mainly for training the oral muscles including the tongue only. It is especially made…
Read More...
en_USEnglish
de_DEGerman en_USEnglish