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Marvell Technology buys rival chipmaker Cavium for $6 billion in a cash-and-stock deal

Marvell Technology buys rival chipmaker Cavium for $6 billion in a cash-and-stock deal

Complementary portfolios and scale enable world-class end-to-end solutions Diversifies revenue base and end markets; increases SAM to $16 billion+ Combined R&D innovation engine and IP portfolio accelerates product leadership Creates...

WPI researchers use machine learning to detect when online news are a paid-for pack of lies

WPI researchers use machine learning to detect when online news are a paid-for pack of lies

Kyumin Lee, assistant professor of computer science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), is building algorithms to weed out crowdturfers with a high rate of accuracy A researcher at Worcester Polytechnic...

Johns Hopkins researchers develop model estimating the odds of events that trigger sudden cardiac death

Johns Hopkins researchers develop model estimating the odds of events that trigger sudden cardiac death

Supercomputational tool could uncover molecular underpinnings of rare, deadly arrhythmias A new supercomputational model of heart tissue allows researchers to estimate the probability of rare heartbeat irregularities that can cause...

Young Brazilian researcher creates supercomputer model to explain the origin of Earth's water

Young Brazilian researcher creates supercomputer model to explain the origin of Earth's water

Objects scattered to the inner region of the Solar System by Jupiter's growth brought most of the water now found on Earth Equipped with Newton's law of universal gravitation (published...

With launch of new night sky survey, UW researchers ready for era of big data astronomy

With launch of new night sky survey, UW researchers ready for era of big data astronomy

The first astronomers had a limited toolkit: their eyes. They could only observe those stars, planets and celestial events bright enough to pick up unassisted. But today's astronomers use increasingly...

CMU software assembles RNA transcripts more accurately

CMU software assembles RNA transcripts more accurately

Method should help scientists understand regulation of gene expression Computational biologists at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a more accurate supercomputational method for reconstructing the full-length nucleotide sequences of the...