Month: April 2019

Intelligent data storage key in autonomous vehicle training

Autonomous vehicles are far from production ready, but the challenge of handling all this data is already weighing heavily on developers, writes Freddie Holmes Machine learning, often referred to as artificial intelligence (AI), is expected to significantly reshape the auto…

Study reveals new material interactions that could improve data storage

A new study provides insight into multiferroic materials, which could have important implications in areas such as data storage. The study focused on lanthanum cobaltite (LaCoO3 or LCO), a thin crystalline film which, once grown on a substrate, can be…

Pro-Ject gears up for compact disc revival with precision CD transport

When it comes to music consumption, streaming continues to be the main source of revenue for the music industry. Sales of physical formats like CD and vinyl are generally declining, although the latter has slowly picked up in recent years….

Microsoft is building an all-in-one DNA data storage device

The modern world is facing a data tsunami. DNA is becoming an ultra-compact way to store everything, and now Microsoft-backed researchers have created the first system capable of automatically translating digital information into genetic code and retrieving it again. In…