Giant fish fossil from 70 million years ago was discovered in Argentina

A giant fish fossil that coexisted with dinosaurs 70 million years ago was discovered in the Patagonia region of southern Argentina. A research team of paleontologists from the country announced on July 6th. This discovery was published in the academic journal “Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology”. The research team discovered the fossil of predatory… Read More Giant fish fossil from 70 million years ago was discovered in Argentina

The Zeigarnik effect: Psychology-based technique to prevent from forgetting

Have you ever found yourself annoyed of interruption while you were working on something? According to a finding from psychology, we should stop before completing any task, then we remember the detail more than when we just complete the task. This is called the Zeigarnik effect. What is the Zeigarnik effect? The Zeigarnik effect is… Read More The Zeigarnik effect: Psychology-based technique to prevent from forgetting

[Python Programming] Python tutorial for beginners – What is Python?

What is Python? Python is an Interpreted, Object – Oriented ,high-level programming language with dynamic Semantics. Since python is easy to learn, many programming beginners choose to learn this as their first language. Syntax is simple and it is easy to implement your ideas into a code. It can be used for multipurposes:- Console app… Read More [Python Programming] Python tutorial for beginners – What is Python?

Amazon Games, ‘Pacman’ to release multiplayer version on Twitch

On May 22, Amazon Games, a game studio of Amazon.com, announced a new multiplayer compatible game “PAC-MAN LIVE STUDIO” to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the popular game “Pac-Man”. It is planned to be released on Twitch, an Amazon-owned game streaming service. No download required, playable on Twitch. This game has three modes. In “Endless… Read More Amazon Games, ‘Pacman’ to release multiplayer version on Twitch

Watch-type wearable to secure social distance Developed by Italian musical instrument manufacturer

The Italian musical instrument maker IK Multimedia has developed a wearable device “Safe Spacer” for keeping social distance against COVID-19. It is intended for use in factories, warehouses, offices, etc. The Safe Spacer is equipped with a UWB (Ultra Wideband) chip, a wireless technology with high positioning accuracy, which is also used in the iPhone… Read More Watch-type wearable to secure social distance Developed by Italian musical instrument manufacturer

Cryptocurrency officials like FRB Chairman Powell’s statement

The world’s governments and central banks have issued nearly $8 trillion in banknotes globally as an extraordinary measure to curb the damage to the world economy frozen due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. US Federal Reserve Chairman Powell pledged in a prime time TV interview on Friday that the FRB would take unlimited… Read More Cryptocurrency officials like FRB Chairman Powell’s statement

Only 1000 light-years! Black hole closest to Earth discovered by European Southern Observatory

The European Southern Observatory (ESO) announced on May 6, 2020 that it had found evidence of a black hole just 1000 light-years from Earth. The closest black hole ever discovered to Earth. The research team said the discovery was just the tip of the iceberg, and there may be many similar black holes in the… Read More Only 1000 light-years! Black hole closest to Earth discovered by European Southern Observatory

NVIDIA announces new GPU “A100” for data center. AI performance is 20 times that of V100

On May 14th, NVIDIA announced GPU “NVIDIA A100 GPU” (hereinafter “A100”) which has the new GPU architecture “Ampere” for data centers. It is said that it has achieved about 20 times the performance of the current “Tesla V100” (when calculating FP32, V100 is 15.7TFLOPS, but A100 is 312TFLOPS). The A100 is a 7nm processor with… Read More NVIDIA announces new GPU “A100” for data center. AI performance is 20 times that of V100