Doubles the number of qubits without increasing the number of cats
D-Wave Systems, which claims to make the world’s first quantum computer, today announced details of its most advanced quantum computing system, featuring a new 2000-qubit processor and no extra potentually dead or alive cats.
They do better in maths, reading and science
New research has shown that kids who play computer games online every day perform better academically in science, maths and reading tests.
Lowest in nine years
Quanta has reported that its net profits declined 5.6 per cent on year to US$538.91 million for 2015, the lowest level in nine years.
Made from two types of Calcium and no cats
Researchers at Oxford University have created a ‘hybrid’ logic gate using two isotopes of calcium, the abundant isotope calcium-40 and the rare isotope calcium-43.
Ghost of Steve Jobs wonders how that happened
A new survey has shown that the days of listening to high quality music on a decent stereo are dying out as many people are actually happy with the quality of their computer speakers.
Chaos shows that Apple TV will be as slanted as Fox
It is starting to look like Apple TV will be heavily censored to conform Jobs’ Mob marketing.
Berkeley researchers investigate energy use
Computer gamers could save a fortune, and the planet if they tweaked their machines a bit better.
Who needs Intel when you have a few rats?
Never mind silicon chips, the future of the computer is bio-mechanics and the parts can be found in your sewer.
Size of a rice grain
The Michigan Micro Mote, or the M3, has been released and its makers claim that it is the smallest in the world.
Review: Attractive features but expected more from it