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Google's universal quantum computer could become world's fastest computer

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Apr, 2017 04:03 PM
by Alex Muller
The search giant plans to reach a milestone in computing history before the year is out.
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Robots can handle a third of our workplace tasks, study finds

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Apr, 2017 03:47 PM
by Alex Muller
Just don't ask them to use their imaginations.
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Satellite swarms could increase space junk risk by 50 per cent

Posted in Hardware on 20th Apr, 2017 05:15 PM
by Alex Muller
Swarms of cheap “CubeSats” are currently being planned by companies who want to bring wireless internet access to every corner of the globe.
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Mars colony could 3D-print stuff from Red Planet dust

Posted in Hardware on 20th Apr, 2017 05:06 PM
by Alex Muller
A technique could allow the first humans on Mars to 3D print everything from tools to temporary housing out of a tough rubber-like material using only Martian dust.
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Device pulls water from dry air, powered only by the sun

Posted in Hardware on 19th Apr, 2017 05:30 PM
by Alex Muller
Metal-organic framework sucks up water from air with humidity as low as 20 percent.
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+39

Artificial Intelligence: China Reports Progress Made in AI Applications

Posted in Hardware on 17th Apr, 2017 04:42 PM
by Alex Muller
The progress made could be attributed to large quantities of data and computing power that the country possesses at present.
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+27

Solar energy has plunged in price, where does it go from here?

Posted in Hardware on 15th Apr, 2017 03:41 PM
by Alex Muller
A look forward to how we get to Terawatts of solar power capacity.
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Chicago Says It Will Make All City Buildings 100 Percent Renewable By 2025

Posted in Hardware on 14th Apr, 2017 11:35 AM
by Alex Muller
The Windy City wants to switch its municipal buildings entirely to clean energy in eight years.
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Jeff Bezos Says He Is Selling $1 Billion a Year in Amazon Stock to Finance the Race to Space

Posted in Hardware on 7th Apr, 2017 11:48 AM
by Alex Muller
Like Elon Musk of SpaceX and Tesla, Mr. Bezos has identified reusable rockets as key to lowering the price.
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Lockheed Martin plans manned Mars Base Camp for 2028

Posted in Hardware on 6th Apr, 2017 09:30 AM
by Alex Muller
By 2028, Lockheed Martin plans to have astronauts in orbit around Mars in its Mars Base Camp space station.
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Artificial Intelligence is Completely Transforming Modern Healthcare

Posted in Hardware on 5th Apr, 2017 09:52 AM
by Alex Muller
The introduction of deep learning systems is only possible by powerful computing capabilities; capabilities that Nvidia has made possible with their graphic processors.
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Graphene-based sieve turns seawater into drinking water

Posted in Hardware on 4th Apr, 2017 12:34 PM
by Alex Muller
A UK-based team of researchers has created a graphene-based sieve capable of removing salt from seawater.
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+42

Summer launch of SpaceX Falcon Heavy could land all three first stage boosters, second stage and payload faring

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Apr, 2017 12:10 PM
by Alex Muller
The Falcon Heavy launch is planned for the late summer.
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The looming jobs crisis the Trump administration must not ignore

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Apr, 2017 12:10 PM
by Alex Muller
The New York Times has reported on how Amazon's automation ambitions will be 'putting traditional retail jobs in jeopardy'
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SpaceX’s first Falcon Heavy launch could attempt upper-stage recovery

Posted in Hardware on 1st Apr, 2017 07:57 AM
by Alex Muller
When SpaceX does its first demonstration flight of the Falcon Heavy later this year, it might also include an attempt to return the upper stage back to Earth.
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With the booster relaunched, SpaceX has started the age of reusable rockets

Posted in Hardware on 31st Mar, 2017 08:10 AM
by Alex Muller
The Age of economical reusable rocket boosters has begun and to fully leverage it SpaceX must launch a lot.
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