NVIDIA, BMW, Red Hat, and more on the promise of AI, edge computing, and computer vision

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Presented by NVIDIA

On the third day of Transform 2020, the IoT, AI at the Edge, and Computer Vision Summit presented by NVIDIA underscored the tremendous promise of these technologies. IoT is being leveraged in more transformative ways than ever, the limits of compute power on devices keep getting pushed, and computer vision models are becoming faster and more accurate.

But innovation also brings new challenges. Leaders from NVIDIA, BMW, Pinterest, Intel, Uber, and Red Hat among others gathered to talk about the most important new use cases and the most urgent issues: from ensuring greater user privacy to enabling lower latency, accelerating better search and personalization, advancing automation, delivering real-time intelligence, and more.

Implementing new AI technologies also brings new responsibilities like security, governance, accuracy, and explainability, as well as a major focus on eliminating biases around race and gender.

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NIA arrests two persons for theft of computer hardware from Cochin Shipyard- The New Indian Express

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Express News Service

KOCHI: In a major breakthrough in its probe into last year’s theft of computer hardware from Indigenous Aircraft Carrier (IAC) Vikrant, which is under construction at the Cochin Shipyard here, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested two persons on Tuesday night. Dayaram Sinkariya, 22, and Sumit Kumar, 23, who were nabbed from their native places Hanumangarh in Rajasthan and Munger in Bihar respectively, would be brought to Kochi soon, said NIA officers.

“It’s a matter of pride for us. We had collected fingerprints of nearly 10,000 persons who work or had worked in the shipyard. Over 1,000 persons were questioned and their mobile networks traced, after which we could identify the suspects. After receiving all the information, we obtained a search warrant from the NIA Court in Kochi on Monday and three teams were sent to Rajasthan, Gujarat and Bihar,” said a source in the NIA.


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Student Computer Hardware/Software Recommendations

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For students, our recommendations and minimum system requirements are meant to provide general guidelines. If you have declared a major, we recommend checking with the department to see if it requires specific computer configurations.

Recommended configuration

Processor Intel Core i5 (sixth generation or newer) or equivalent
Storage 256 GB SSD / 500 GB HDD
Display Size 14″ or larger LCD
OS Windows 10 x64
Networking Integrated 802.11ac wireless adapter
Other External drive for backups, built-in or external webcam, antivirus software

Minimum required configuration

Processor Intel Core i3 (sixth generation or newer) or equivalent
Storage 128 GB SSD / 500 GB HDD
Display Size 13″ LCD
OS Windows 10 x64
Networking Integrated 802.11ac wireless adapter
Other External drive for backups, built-in or external webcam, antivirus software


Mac Computers

Any recent Macbook (2015 or newer) will also suffice.

Additional Information

  • UCA utilizes a campus-wide wireless network.
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How To Identify Computer Hardware (Components)

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If you would like to find out what your computer has going on in its hardware but don’t necessarily want to — or know how to — go poking around inside, you can find out this information using dedicated software, or even the internet. Continue reading to find out how and why it’s important.

What Is the Purpose of Identifying Your Computer Hardware?

Identifying your computer hardware components is usually the job of an expert who would, for example, like to take apart your machine to replace or repair its parts.

However, if your computer starts to be buggy or includes obsolete parts, identifying your computer’s components becomes vital. It allows you to more easily detect crashes and to identify the different compatibility issues that may come up when buying new parts.

Perform a Hardware

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Computer Hardware Market Global Demand and Business Growth 2020 | HP, Apple, IBM

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The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

The New report includes a detailed study of the Global Computer Hardware Market. It is the result of comprehensive research carried out keeping in mind the different parameters and trends dominating the global Computer Hardware Market.

Both primary and secondary research has been carried out to arrive at the desired outcome. The primary research included feedback, opinion, and suggestion provided by the people and organizations residing in the key markets as identified by the industry experts.

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Top Leading Companies:

HP, Apple, IBM

The computer hardware market consists of sales of computer hardware by entities (organizations, sole traders and partnerships) that produce computer hardware including digital equipment for everyday use in homes and for performing day to day activities in offices, such as personal computers (PCs) laptops

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A guide to text-to-speech, the popular accessibility feature that lets your computer, phone, or tablet read to you

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There are many different types of text-to-speech.
There are many different types of text-to-speech.


  • Text-to-speech (TTS) is a popular feature that lets your computer or phone read text aloud to you.

  • Text-to-speech is commonly used as an accessibility feature to help people who have trouble reading on-screen text, but it’s also convenient for those who want to be read to.

  • You can find text-to-speech features in many places today, including ebook readers, word processors, internet browsers, and more. 

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Text-to-speech, sometimes abbreviated as TTS, is a feature on your computer or phone that reads on-screen text aloud to you. 

Depending on how it’s used, text-to-speech can be a convenience feature, or an accessibility feature that helps people who need additional assistance to hear text that’s printed on-screen. 

Though TTS systems rely on a computerized voice speaking to you, in recent years these voices have become much more natural

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Bosch announces new Nyon on-board computer and Kiox software update

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Bosch has announced its new model features for 2021, and the big update is increased functionality and connectivity for the Nyon and Kiox on-board computers as well as some new navigation features that will greatly improve e-bike riders’ experience, whether commuting, riding for fun or hauling cargo around town.

Alongside these new computers, Bosch announced new variants of its eShift concept and software updates for the Performance and Cargo Line motors, which increase torque by 10Nm for better acceleration and low-cadence performance.

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 The new Bosch Nyon on-board computer

Bosch has completely redesigned the head unit of the Nyon computer to make it more user-friendly and to bring its overall functionality up to date.

The new form factor features a 3.2-inch high-resolution colour display with a coating to reduce glare and fingerprints. To make it easier

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How to update Microsoft Outlook on your computer and make sure you have the latest version

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You'll want to make sure your Outlook app has automatic updates enabled.
You’ll want to make sure your Outlook app has automatic updates enabled.

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Microsoft releases frequent updates to its various Office applications, including Outlook. 

By default, these updates are installed automatically, so you don’t need to worry about doing it manually. But occasionally, automatic updates get disabled or specific updates fail to install.

Here’s now to make sure automatic updates are turned on, and how to apply an update manually.

How to turn on automatic updates for Outlook

1. Open Microsoft Outlook and the click “File.”

2. In the navigation pane, click “Office Account.”

3. Select “Update Options.”

4. If automatic updates are paused or disabled, you’ll have the option to “Enable updates” in the drop-down menu. 

5. Click “Enable updates.” Updates are now automatic. 

Enable updates from the Update Options menu in Office Account.
Enable updates from the Update Options menu in Office Account.

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How to check for and apply updates to Outlook manually

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How to uninstall Dropbox on a Mac computer in 4 easy steps

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Mac users can uninstall the desktop Dropbox app through their Finder.
Mac users can uninstall the desktop Dropbox app through their Finder.


Dropbox is a great online tool for remote file storage. The free or premium membership service allows you to sync your stored files with any of your internet-enabled devices. 

But between the ubiquity of Google Drive, and the compatibility of iCloud, Mac users might find the third-party storing service obsolete. 

Whether you want to uninstall Dropbox on your Mac to free up space for your other cloud storage apps or make room for the reinstallation of a newer version of the program, you can do it in four easy steps. Here’s how. 

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How to uninstall Dropbox on a Mac computer

1. Open the Finder on your Mac. 

Within the Finder, make sure you're searching "This Mac" and not "Recents."
Within the Finder, make sure you’re searching “This Mac” and not “Recents.”

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Computer Technician Jobs, Employment in Los Angeles, CA

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Los Angeles, CA 90028 (Hollywood area)

$14 – $25 an hour

Apple computer repair: 1 year

Easily apply Urgently hiring
  • Must have Apple computer repair experience to apply.
  • Repairs include replacing LCD screen, hard drive, logic board, keyboard, etc on Apple MacBooks and iMacs.

$19 an hour

Easily apply Urgently hiring
  • Experience managing Windows 7 & Windows 8(.1), iOS, and Mac OS X (Bootcamped environment).
  • This is a support role, performing in-house and remote…
  • Our National Service Program department is open 9 am- 6 pm ET, M-F.
  • The ideal Candidate will have strong experience as a Durable Medical Equipment Technician.

$60,000 a year

  • Respond to user requests for technical assistance in person, via phone, remote control, and email.
  • Diagnose and resolve IT related hardware and software issues.
  • Must have a clearance, or be able to pass a background investigation.
  • Respond immediately to users
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