Slow Down Computer Aging

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It is an occurrence that is as common as it is inconvenient, and it is now an accepted fact: computers become slower over time. Whether it is insufficient computer memory, a deluge of memory-munching programs or even corruption in the system, the ageing process will affect all computer users as they regularly make use of their device. [Read more…]

Computers That Can Understand Our Emotions

Having a computer that can read our emotions could lead to all sorts of new applications, including computer games where the player has to control their emotions while playing.

Thomas Christy, a Computer Science PhD student at Bangor University is hoping to bring this reality a little nearer by developing a system that will enable computers to read and interpret our emotions and moods in real time. [Read more…]