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WEO

The global energy scene is in a state of flux. Understanding the dynamic interplay of energy markets, technology and policy has never been more …

Fossil Fuels Receive $500 Billion A Year In Government Subsidies Worldwide

<b>Published on</b> November 11th, 2013 | <i>by Guest Contributor</i><p>11<p>November 11th, 2013 by <b>Guest Contributor</b><p>Producers of oil, gas and coal received more than $500 …

Fossil Fuel Subsidies & Finance - Oil Change International

<i>Oil Change International is a</i> <i>research, communication, and advocacy organization focused on exposing the true costs of fossil fuels and facilitating</i> …

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FORTUNE — Big Data and the cloud are putting supercomputer capabilities into everyone’s hands. But what’s getting lost in the mix is that the tools we use to interpret and apply this tidal wave of information often have a fatal flaw. Much of the data analysis we do rests on erroneous models, …

Hadoop gets native R programming for big data analysis

Sensing a growing interest in big data-style analysis, software provider Revolution Analytics has updated its flagship package of R statistical functions so it can be run with the Hadoop data processing platform.<p>Revolution R Enterprise 7 (RRE 7), to be made available on Monday, also features the …

Analysis of huge data sets will reshape health care

The analysis of huge data sets can help researchers and physicians develop more effective medical treatments.<p>WASHINGTON — Insurers will soon reassess how they predict costs; patients will let doctors know what medications won't work with their particular genomes; and researchers will look at …

University data can be a force for good

Data analytics is nothing new. Commercial giants such as Tesco have been collecting consumer data since the early 1990s and with advances in technology the process has become hugely more sophisticated – the retailer is now able to accurately anticipate its customers' preferences. Analysing activity …

Programming - For Loop

The For Loop<p>The for loop is used to repeat a section of code known number of times. Sometimes it is the computer that knows how many times, not you, …

What is Loop? Webopedia Definition

Main » TERM » L »<p>loop<p>Tweet<p>Related Terms<p>sequence<br>• selection<br>• logical<br>• Boolean operator<br>• escape sequence<br>• sequence header<br>• boot sequence<br>• select<br>• sequenced packet …

For, While, and Do While Loops in C++

Lesson 3: Loops<p>Loops are used to repeat a block of code. Being able to have your program repeatedly execute a block of code is one of the most basic …

Computer Langages History Update

Add Tcl/Tk 8.6.4, Tcl/Tk 8.6.5, Tcl/Tk 8.6.6, Tcl/Tk 8.6.7, Ada 2012 TC1, Perl 5.20, Perl 5.22, Perl 5.24, Perl 5.26, OCaml 4.01.0, OCaml 4.02.0, …

Perl

The History of Programming Languages

For 50 years, computer programmers have been writing code. New technologies continue to emerge, develop, and mature at a rapid pace. Now there are …

Programming Code Deck of Cards

It’s the ultimate set of playing cards for geeks. The code:deck is a set of cards where each card has programming code related to the card on it. …

Tynker introduces your kids to programming code either at home or at school

With $3.45 million in funds raised from angel and institutional investors, Tynker for Schools was launched in April this year and was followed by …

Computer Science

How to enable and use the OS X Contacts debug menu

Browsing Address Book archives, among other options, is a hidden feature in the OS X Contacts program.<p>A number of programs in OS X include a hidden menu that offers some extra functions. These are generally not intended for use by the end user, but there are times when these features can be useful. …

Operating Systems

89XX and 99XX IP Phone SSH and USBtoSer...

The new 89/99xx phones have different SSH AND Console debugging instructions from previous models of IP Phones.<p>SSH Method<p>There are two SSH logins needed to access the phone console. The first username/password pair can be set from the CCMAdmin Web Page under the SSH Username and password.<p>Set these …

Mozilla plan seeks to debug scientific code

Software experiment raises prospect of extra peer review.<p>When ecologist Carl Boettiger wrote a blog post in June calling for greater stringency in …

Clinical Trials

Xcode 5.0.1 released with Mavericks SDK and new build / debug features [update: new versions of OS X Server and Remote Desktop]

Xcode has been updated to version 5.0.1, bringing with it the OS X 10.9 SDK and several new features for developers to use. The app is free in the Mac App Store.<p>Developers can now use the “Debug Gauge” to see how much power their apps use in realtime. In addition, to go along with the new version …

Don't Obsess Over Which Programming Language To Use

Developers are often fiercely loyal to their preferred programming language. eBay engineer Ted Dzibua reminds us that serving the needs of the …

Haskell, the Language Most Likely to Change the Way you Think About Programming

When asked to rank programming languages based on their strengths and weaknesses, developers ranked Haskell number one for the following statements:<p>"Learning this language significantly changed how I use other languages."<br>• "Learning this language improved my ability as a programmer."<p>Haskell is highly …

Programming

Which Programming Language Should I Learn First?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>With all the buzz about learning to code, I've decided to give it a try. The problem is, I'm not sure where to start. What's the best …

Hybrid storage melds battery, ultracapacitor

Energy storage company Ioxus designs a hybrid gadget that combines the fast recharge of ultracapacitors with the greater energy storage of lithium-ion batteries.<p>In the geeky world of energy storage, there are well-understood limitations to plain old batteries and to ultracapacitors, devices able to …

Clean Energy

All-solid lithium-sulfur battery stores four times the energy of lithium-ions

Researchers at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have come up with a promising design for a lithium-sulfur rechargeable battery that is …

Graphene ribbons improve lithium ion batteries - Futurity

RICE (US) — Anodes for lithium ion batteries built with ribbons of graphene perform better, …

Will software-defined networking doom the command line interface?

Software-defined networking (SDN) promises some real benefits for people who use networks, but to the engineers who manage them, it may represent the end of an era.<p>Ever since Cisco made its first routers in the 1980s, most network engineers have relied on a CLI (command-line interface) to …

Networking

Not just networking: How Facebook plans to deconstruct the data center.

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Facebook’s (s fb) giant user base of 901 million is served by an equally impressive number of servers, data centers and …

iOS 7 found to sport new networking tech

New protocol allows data packets to be sent and received simultaneously across several network interfaces such as Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and 3G.<p>Apple appears to be breaking new networking ground with iOS 7 by offering the first major commercial release to support a new Internet protocol that transmits …

Networking