Tag archive for ‘Data’
By admin On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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Access to mobile phone location data can help understand spread of vector-borne diseases

Researchers from EPFL and MIT have shown that human mobility is a major factor in the spread of vector-borne diseases such as malaria and dengue even over short intra-city distances. In a paper published in More...

By admin On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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India ranks 2nd in govt requests for Facebook user data, spike in emergency requests in H1’19

India came in second after the US in terms of nations asking Facebook to divulge information related to user accounts, with such requests increasing by more than 9 per cent to 22,684 in the first half of 2019, More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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NASA infrared data shows strength in Fengshen

On Nov. 13 at 0259 UTC (Nov. 12 at 9:59 p.m. EST) NASA’s Aqua satellite analyzed Tropical Storm Fengshen using the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder or AIRS instrument. AIRS found coldest cloud More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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global markets: China stocks end firmer as weak data bolsters stimulus hopes

China shares rebounded from six-month lows to end higher on Thursday after data reflecting a sharper slowdown in industrial activity in October reinforced expectations that Beijing will introduce fresh measures More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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New NIH grant could help develop novel tool to analyze unstructured data in safety reports

Reports that medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the United States have led the Institute of Medicine and several state legislatures to suggest that data from patient safety event reporting More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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US tech body opposes India’s bid for data localisation

NEW DELHI: Information Technology Industry (ITI) Council, a US-based global lobby body for technology companies, said that India’s mandate on data localization could prove detrimental to tech companies in more More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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Etailers at marathon meet with data panel

BENGALURU|NEW DELHI: Ecommerce companies Amazon, Walmart-owned Flipkart and Snapdeal presented views on possible data localisation, sharing aggregate customer data with the government and potential data portability More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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Widespread misinterpretation of gene expression data

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Reproducibility is a major challenge in experimental biology, and with the increasing complexity of data generated by genomic-scale techniques this More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 12th, 2019
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Non-techies now try their hands at data, AI tech

BENGALURU: As organisations increasingly offer services on mobile devices, more professionals from India’s non-tech enterprises, government agencies and defence institutions are getting trained in data analytics, More...

By admin On Monday, November 11th, 2019
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IIP data: Dismal factory output opens the door for more RBI rate cuts, say experts

Showing signs of sluggishness in the economy, industrial production shrank by 4.3 per cent in September, registering the weakest performance in seven years due to output decline in manufacturing, mining and electricity More...