Computer software

Computer scientist develops software to detect nuclear tests

Sudderth and his team devised an efficient inference algorithm that can scan incoming data to find events that likely represent an actual seismic signal.

 

Feb 02, 2016, 00:22 AM IST

Chinese city spends $24,000 on phone hacking software

A Chinese city will spend $24,000 on Trojan horse computer software for monitoring mobile phones, state media reported Thursday, after a notice announcing the move inexplicably appeared on a local website.

Jan 08, 2015, 09:28 AM IST

New malware communicates via sound waves

Scientists have developed a malware that transmits information between computers using high-frequency sound waves inaudible to the human ear.

Dec 04, 2013, 22:02 PM IST

Now, computer that cracks jokes

British scientists have developed a computer with a `sense of humour` which generates its own witty one-liners.

Aug 08, 2013, 19:54 PM IST

Software to improve building safety in quakes

A Spanish software company is developing a computer tool that will help improve building safety in earthquakes and can also be used in construction projects by companies located in seismic zones.

Apr 29, 2013, 14:49 PM IST

Feeling pain? The computer can tell

Can a computer tell when it hurts? It can if you train it, U.S. researchers said on Tuesday.

Sep 14, 2011, 09:15 AM IST

Feeling pain? The computer can tell

Can a computer tell when it hurts? It can if you train it, U.S. researchers said on Tuesday.

Sep 14, 2011, 09:15 AM IST