#Computer Science

Meet the Open Source Operating System designed for a post-apocalyptic world

6 days ago — Long Read

Worried about life post Brexit? Thoughts of slugging it out in a post-apocalyptic wasteland without Minecraft getting you down? 'Collapse OS' is designed to work with every-day scavengeable components in...

Linking brains to computers: how new implants are helping us achieve this goal

2 months ago — Quick Read

Cyborgs are no longer science fiction. The field of brain-machine interfaces (BMI) – which use electrodes, often implanted into the brain, to translate neuronal information into commands capable of controlling...

2D spintronics has already transformed computing – now we’re making it work in three dimensions

5 months ago — Deep Dive

Spintronics might not be the sort of word that comes up in everyday discussions, but it has been revolutionising computer technology for years. It’s the branch of physics that involves...

AI learns to detect tumours in microscopy images

9 months ago — Long Read

A team Japanese researchers have been able to spot different cancer within microsoptic images using deep-learning AI techniques. The new technique could lead to better cancer treatments. The technique used...

This Open Source Machine Learning Tool Predicts The Best Chemo Choice 80% of the time

11 months ago — Long Read

A new machine learning tool has been developed by bio-engineers at Georgia Tech. It can analyze a patients RNA and match them with the best chemo-drugs. It has matched patients...

No evidence to link violent video games and behaviour

2 years ago — Long Read

Computer Science Engineers at the University of York have found no evidence to support the theory that video games make players more violent. In one of the most significant studies...