Category Archives: IT

Researchers develop world’s fastest write speed for embedded memory

Researchers at Tohoku University have successfully developed 128Mb-density STT-MRAM with the world’s fastest write speed for embedded memory application.

The privacy risks of compiling mobility data

Merging different types of location-stamped data can make it easier to discern users’ identities, even when the data is anonymized.  A new study by MIT researchers finds that the growing…

NASA, National Science Foundation Announce Support for White House STEM Engagement Plan

NASA and the National Science Foundation (NSF), in partnership with other federal agencies, have committed to a White House-led effort to strengthen education in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). 

Automatic code reuse

System makes modifications necessary to transplant code from one program into another. CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have developed a new system that…

Multi-Device Mobile Platform for App Functionality Sharing

A team at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) has developed ‘Mobile Plus,’ a mobile platform that can share the functionalities of applications between smart devices. This novel…

Asian Banks Continue to Utilise SWIFT’s Sanctions Screening Service

MUMBAI (PRNewswire)– 10 Nepalese banks will utilise SWIFT’s Sanctions Screening service to support their sanctions compliance. The 10 banks will join the nearly 600 firms currently using the service, which was launched in 2012 as the first solution in SWIFT’s financial crime compliance portfolio. The success of the offering validates SWIFT’s vision that compliance services are most efficiently and effectively delivered via a hosted utility model.