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Liberation requires collaboration between free thinkers without infringement or censorship. In another age, we could meet in public spaces. Today avoiding the Crown’s surveillance requires we exchange encrypted communication.

AI will allow humans to 'communicate via TELEPATHY'

HUMANS may soon be able to communicate without speaking a word as a leading tech company develops "brain augmentation".

Humans 2.0: meet the entrepreneur who wants to put a chip in your brain

Bryan Johnson's company, Kernel, aims to improve mental function and treat disorders by creating a brain interface

Nvidia has GPU with Tensor cores has 9 times deep learning speed of previous Nvidia GPU

NVIDIA TITAN V is the most powerful graphics card ever created for the PC, driven by the world's most advanced architecture--NVIDIA Volta.

IBM explains why the time for quantum computers is now

Dr. Dario Gil is a leading technologist and senior executive at IBM. As Vice President of Science and Solutions of IBM Research, Dr. Gil directs a global organization of some 1,500 researchers across 11 laboratories.

AI AlphaGo Zero started from scratch to become best at Chess, Go and Japanese Chess within hours

The AlphaZero program developed by Google and DeepMind took four hours of playing against itself to create chess knowledge beyond any human or other computer program. It could beat any person and beat the best World Computer Champion Stockfish 28 win

SOON: AI to Create Indistinguishable "False Reality"

Humanity soon won't distinguish reality from simulation

Samsung begins production on 512 GB flash storage for smartphones

Samsung has started mass production of new embedded Universal Flash Storage (eUFS) chips, which should bump up the storage capacity of future smartphones to a more capacious 512 GB. The chips can reportedly double the density of storage in the same a

Key component for quantum computers miniaturized by 1000 times

The Microwave circulator is a key part of many quantum computer implementations and researchers has been miniaturized by 1000 times.

Largest quantum simulations using 53 qubit trapped ions and another with 51 Ryberg atoms

The University of Maryland has created the largest quantum simulation using 53 trapped-ion qubits. It is the largest quantum simulation ever performed with high- efficiency single-shot measurements of individual qubits. This provides access to arbitr

Google and UCSB achieve 3D integration of Superconducting qubit

Researchers from Google and the University of California Santa Barbara have taken an important step towards the goal of building a large-scale quantum computer.

Detroit's Digital Divide:

Low Income Citizens Build Their Own Internet

At least 16 companies developing Deep Learning chips

There are many established and startup companies developing deep learning chips.

Brain implant boosts human memory by mimicking how we learn

A "memory prosthesis" brain implant has enhanced human memory for the first time.

IBM has 50 qubit prototype chip which should be close to Quantum Supremacy

Quantum Supremacy is when quantum computers become faster than classical computers. Once Quantum Computers surpass classical computers they will continue to improve at a far more rapid pace.

Perfectly secure quantum communication

A message encoded using a one-time pad cannot be broken.

Using 64 watts instead of 10,000 for a solar power cellular base station to connect ...

The next billion cellular connections will come from rural areas in developing markets. However, building the cellular infrastructure in these regions presents radically different challenges from building networks in urban areas:

Ground Based Augmentation to achieve Millimeter GPS accuracy

A nation-wide reference station network has been built, and the construction of the basic system has been preliminarily completed.

Perfectly secure quantum communication

A message encoded using a one-time pad cannot be broken. Sending a one-time pad code with perfect privacy has been achieved.

Transistor breakthrough brings liquid computers closer to reality

In a step towards creating a new class of electronics that look and feel like soft, natural organisms, mechanical engineers at Carnegie Mellon University are developing a fluidic transistor out of a metal alloy of indium and gallium that is liquid at

Update on Positron Dynamics -working towards Antimatter propelled cubesat in 2018

Antimatter is the most energy dense material in the universe. Positron dynamics core innovations is the ability to generate intense beams of cold positrons using an array of moderators.

Zilliqa blockchain reaches 2488 transactions per second about one third of VISA...

The Zilliqa team expanded their network to 3,600 nodes (6 shards), and they observed a peak throughput of 2,488 transactions per second.

AI implants will allow us to control our homes with our thoughts within 20 years...

Artificially intelligent nano-machines will be injected into humans within 20 years to repair and enhance muscles, cells and bone, a senior inventor at IBM has forecast.

Making hard drives 100X more reliable and triple data capacity

The primary challenge with microwave-assisted magnetic recording (MAMR) involved the spin torque oscillator (STO)-- and those issues have now been solved thanks to Western Digitals innovative STO breakthroughs.

Magnetoshell getting ready for cubesat tests

David Kirtley, MSNW, LLC, Magnetoshell Aerocapture for Manned Missions and Planetary Deep Space Orbiters

China to Issue State-Run Cryptocurrency?

China's position on cryptocurrency became even blurrier this week after a government official implied that Beijing is considering minting its own state-run digital currency.

China will open a $10 billion quantum computer center and others also investing in quantum computing

On 37 hectares (nearly 4 million square feet) in Hefei, Anhui Province, China is building a $10 billion research center for quantum applications.

SpaceX Launches 10 New Iridium Satellites, Sticks Rocket Landing

The private spaceflight company SpaceX successfully launched 10 communications satellites into low-Earth orbit today (Oct. 9) and landed the spent Falcon 9 first-stage rocket booster on a drone ship in the Pacific Ocean.

Researchers Connect Human Brain To Internet For The First Time In History

"Brainternet" was created by two fourth year students at a university in Johannesburg, South Africa.

China Is Another Step Closer to Building a Quantum Internet

China's quantum satellite just facilitated the first intercontinental video call secured using quantum encryption.

Graphene forged into three-dimensional shapes like a Pyramid

Researchers from Finland and Taiwan have discovered how graphene, a single-atom-thin layer of carbon, can be forged into three-dimensional objects by using laser light.

The Plimp is a plane-blimp mashup that promises safe air transport

The Plimp uses a blimp-like body to prevent hard crashes and a plane-like body to maneuver through the sky.

Japanese researchers work out theoretical universal quantum computer that could...

Japanese researchers work out theoretical universal quantum computer that could scale to millions of qubits

New type of supercomputer could be based on 'magic dust' combination of light and matter

A team of researchers from the UK and Russia have successfully demonstrated that a type of 'magic dust' which combines light and matter can be used to solve complex problems and could eventually surpass the capabilities of even the most powerful

Google internet balloons should start commercial service in 2019

In 2019, you may check your email with the help of a balloon 12 miles up in the sky.

Quantum machine learning

We could soon have the quantum computing hardware that would has the potential to provide a large speedup in computer performance.

Human brains connecting to the internet in realtime

Biomedical engineers at Wits are connecting a human brain to the internet in real time.

Filecoin raises $257 million and will unlock unused storage in data centers

The internet is in the middle of a revolution: centralized proprietary services are being replaced with decentralized open ones; trusted parties replaced with verifiable computation; brittle location addresses replaced with resilient content addresse

3U Cubesat launch will be months instead of years and only $250,000 starting in 2019

There is a revolution coming coming for low cost small payload launching.

Openbazaar 2.0 Beta Launches with Tor, Offline Stores, Shapeshift and Segwit

Openbazaar 2.0, a major upgrade from the previous version, has been released. The fully-functional public beta expands the peer-to-peer app with several new features including Tor integration, improved search, a bitcoin wallet, new vendor tools, and

Breaking: An Entirely New Type of Quantum Computing Has Been Invented

"It's amazing no one had thought of it before."

You Can Now Buy the Privacy-Focused Cryptocurrency Monero Offline With Cash

'LocalMonero' wants buying Monero to be even more anonymous.

Rural America Is Building Its Own Internet Because No One Else Will

Big Telecom has little interest in expanding to small towns and farmlands, so rural America is building its own solutions.

AI computer chips made of mice neurons that can SMELL explosives could transform...

AI computer chips made of mice neurons that can SMELL explosives could transform airport security

Neuralink could get up to $100 million for high bandwidth brain computer interface

Elon Musk's Neuralink will invest $100 million on a high bandwidth brain computer interface.

Baidu and China Life set up US$1 billion AI fund

China Life and Baidu (China Search engine company) will set up a US$1 billion investment fund in Artificial Intelligence and Fintech.

Intel AI accelerator capable of Trillion operations per second per watt

Intel today introduced its new Movidius™ Myriad™ X vision processing unit (VPU), advancing Intel's end-to-end portfolio of artificial intelligence (AI) solutions to deliver more autonomous capabilities across a wide range of product categories

Deep Learning at 15 Petaflops from Intel and partners

An Arxiv paper, presents the first, 15-PetaFLOP Deep Learning system for solving scientific pattern classification problems on contemporary HPC architectures.

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