A new project was unveiled during this year's annual Libertarian event Porcfest in New Hampshire called BEWP, a Bitcoin-Enabled Wi-Fi Portal that serves as a wireless connection through the internal router with a Bitcoin paywall.
Until very recently the fastest supercomputer in the world belonged to China. It has now been replaced by the Sunway TaihuLight - also from China. In fifteen years China has gone from having zero supercomputers in the top 500 to having more than any
Luke Leighton and Chris Waid (Think Penguin) talks about some of the upgrades to their Linux computer, security and privacy issues - Tatiana Moroz (Musician) comes on the show to talk about music and freedom, and her upcoming album - Rassah Muraschik
Cybersecurity expert, libertarian presidential candidate, and founder of McAfee antivirus, John McAfee is taking over as CEO at publicly-traded MGT Capital Investments, Inc., (NYSE MKT: MGT).
Nick McKeown and his new startup, Barefoot Networks, just launched out of stealth.
A research team demonstrates over 100 patterns of light used in an optical communication link, potentially increasing the bandwidth of communication systems by 100 times.
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It can be kind of hard to keep track of the tangle of emerging computer memory technologies with one seemingly announced every other week, from Intel's highly publicized but still mysterious 3D XPoint technology to organic ferroelectrics. The memory
Quantum bits (qubits) are the building blocks of quantum computers, but putting enough of them together in the one device to run computations like those expected in a standard computer is difficult to say the least.
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Quantum computing is computing at its most esoteric.
Smartphones can pack substantial optical power, at least for their slight forms, so it's no wonder they're a favored way of capturing life's images.
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Facebook now builds wireless antennas that can beam Internet signals across cities and well beyond.
The world's hottest startup isn't located in Silicon Valley--it's in suburban Florida. KEVIN KELLY explores what Magic Leap's mind-bending technology tells us about the future of virtual reality.
Computing giant Nvidia has announced the world's first "supercomputer in a box" - the DGX-1.
In the old days, it was common to hear a computer chip referred to as an "electronic brain."
Makers around the world use affordable microcomputers as the digital brain for their hardware projects.
Hey, remember when the FCC reassured us last year that it wasn't going to lock down Wi-Fi routers?
Now Dropbox has cut out the middleman and built its own super servers, challenging the internet's biggest cloud computing companies.
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