Japan's new supercomputer ranked fastest in world TOKYO. KAZINFORM The latest supercomputer developed by Japan's state-backed Riken research institute is the world's fastest for computing speed, according to a twice-yearly ranking announced Monday by the U.S.-European TOP500 project, marking the first time in nine years that a Japanese supercomputer has captured the top position.
COVID-19 makes universal digital access and cooperation essential: UN tech agency GENEVA. KAZINFORM As the corona virus, COVID-19, pandemic reshapes the way in which we work, keep in touch, go to school and shop for essentials – across the world – it has never been more important to bridge the digital divide for the 3.6 billion people who remain off-line.
Global Women’s Forum Dubai hosts Google Trends News Initiative session DUBAI. KAZINFORM The Global Women’s Forum Dubai hosted Google News Initiative Teaching Fellow, Samya Ayish, who shared insights on what people are searching for on Google and the impact this has on journalism during a breakout session which took place at the Society Hub.
Electronics in 2020: From Internet of Things to Intelligence of Things LAS VEGAS. KAZINFORM The world's largest consumer electronics fair opened its 2020 edition Sunday with an indication of things to come in the next decade, as the novelty of the Internet of Things evolves into a new trend – the intelligence of things.
LG Electronics to unveil new rollable TV, AI-powered solutions at CES LAS VEGAS. KAZINFORM South Korean home appliance maker LG Electronics Inc. said Sunday it will unveil a new type of its rollable TV highlighting flexible OLED display technologies and upgraded artificial intelligence (AI)-powered solutions at the upcoming tech expo here.
Artificial Intelligence is key to sustainable economy, boosting global GDP by US$5.2 trillion ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM Artificial Intelligence, AI, will be a key enabling technology in achieving renewable energy and sustainability targets, according to a report, «Artificial Intelligence: Transforming the Future of Energy and Sustainability,» released today, ahead of January’s 2020 World Future Energy Summit.
Dubai Silicon Oasis, Intel launch new phase of Innovation Centre DUBAI. KAZINFORM Dubai Silicon Oasis, DSO, the integrated free zone technology park, and Intel, the Silicon Valley-headquartered tech giant, yesterday announced the launch of the new phase of «Intel Innovation Centre» that is directly aligned with the «Project Mustakbal», an initiative that was revealed by Intel during the event and seeks to further accelerate the Middle East’s game-changing digital transformation.