M/M/c Queueing Theory

David   November 29, 2015   1 Comment on M/M/c Queueing Theory

Queueing theory is an important concept that underlies a large portion of computer science, yet through people really understand it. It uses maths to define queuing time, and can be used from traffic control, to ticket sales, to network models. M/M/c refers to a queue containing┬ác servers, in which arrival… Read more »

Project Soli

David   June 2, 2015   No Comments on Project Soli
Project Soli

Hidden away in Google’s top secret Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) group, researchers on Project Soli have developed a mouth-watering hands-free motion detector. Using just hand gestures alone, a tiny sensor can pick up the movement from two feet away. Current motion detectors generally work using camera based designs, which… Read more »