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Magnons vs electrons: A new spin on computer processing

In 1965, Gordon Moore of Intel predicted that microprocessors would double in speed and capacity every couple of years. This prediction, now known as "Moore's Law," has with some modification in 1975 been reliably prophetic until now. We're fast appr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgDec 1st, 2021

Samsung intros Exynos 2200 processor with RDNA 2 Xclipse GPU

Samsung Electronics has announced its new premium mobile processor, the Exynos 2200, which is equipped with a powerful Samsung Xclipse graphics processing unit (GPU) based on AMD RDNA 2 architecture......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News6 hr. 3 min. ago

The upcoming Mac Pro may be based on M1 chip, not M2

You would expect Apple to put its upcoming M2 chip inside its most powerful computer. You'd be wrong, but that's not necessarily a bad thing......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 3 min. ago

Engineers discover method to create upward water fountain in deep water

A pair of University of Houston engineers has discovered that they can create upward fountains in water by shining laser beams on the water's surface. Jiming Bao, professor of electrical and computer engineering at UH, and his postdoctoral student F.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News12 hr. 34 min. ago

Low-temperature DeNOx catalyst for reducing ultrafine particle emission

Recently, there has been growing demand for DeNOx catalysts that can treat nitrogen oxides (NOx) at low temperatures to increase energy efficiency when processing flue gas in industrial combustion facilities. NOx are emitted during the combustion of.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

After Kosovo Suspends Cryptocurrency Mining, Miners Scramble to Sell Off Their Equipment

The Observer reports: For bitcoin enthusiasts in Kosovo with a breezy attitude to risk, it has been a good week to strike a deal on computer equipment that can create, or "mine", the cryptocurrency. From Facebook to Telegram, new posts in the region.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Microsoft Detects Lurking Malware On Ukrainian Computers

"Microsoft warned on Saturday evening that it had detected a highly destructive form of malware in dozens of government and private computer networks in Ukraine," reports the New York Times, "that appeared to be waiting to be triggered by an unknown.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 16th, 2022

Apple"s mixed reality headset reportedly facing design challenges, could be delayed until 2023

Those with knowledge of the company’s plans claim Apple is facing challenges with the device’s camera and software. Overheating is another concern, and it is believed that one of the wearable’s two main processing chips is to blame......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022

Intel"s Dropping of SGX Prevents Ultra HD Blu-Ray Playback on PCs

Intel removed the security feature SGX from processors of the 11th and newer generations. Problem is, the feature is one of the requirements to play Ultra HD Blu-Ray discs on computer systems. From a report: The Ultra HD Blu-Ray format, often referre.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Startup successfully deploys compact and fuel-efficient satellite engine into space

Aliena, a tech spin-off from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore), has today deployed into space a nanosatellite fitted with a fuel-efficient engine it has developed. The nanosatellite was sent from the SpaceX Falcon 9's Transp.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Teen hacker finds bug that lets him control 25+ Teslas remotely

 The downside with offering APIs to interact with a car is that someone else's security problem might become your own.Getty ImagesA young hacker and computer security researcher has found a way to remotely interact with more than 25 Tesla electr.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Zilltek to embrace strong 2022

MEMS microphone maker Zilltek Technology, which saw its 2021 revenue climb 44% on year, is expected to enjoy another year of strong revenue growth in 2022 buoyed by strong demand for devices enabling human-computer interactions, according to the Taiw.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Notebook ODMs expect strong 1Q22

Taiwan-based notebook ODMs (including Quanta Computer, Compal Electronics, and Wistron) and related component suppliers are all expected to see their shipment performance levels buck seasonal trends in the first quarter of 2022, according to industry.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Quanta chairman optimistic about metaverse opportunities

Quanta Computer chairman Barry Lam has seen many clients planning to develop their own metaverse platforms. He is particularly optimistic about the metaverse platform created by Meta and Microsoft. He believes these metaverse platforms will inspire d.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 14th, 2022

Tuning the bonds of paired quantum particles to create dissipationless flow

Electrons flowing through power lines and computers inevitably encounter resistance; when they do, they lose some of their energy, which dissipates as heat. That's why laptops get hot after being used for too long and why the server farms that power.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

White House will meet execs from Apple, Amazon, IBM to discuss software security

 A man holds a laptop computer as cyber code is projected on him in this illustration picture taken on May 13, 2017. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/IllustrationThe White House will meet with executives from major tech companies, including Alphabet-owned.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

Toward superior nanoscale sensing and imaging with optimized diamond probes

From the discovery of microorganisms in the field of biology to imaging atoms in the field of physics, microscopic imaging has improved our understanding of the world and has been responsible for many scientific advances. Now, with the advent of spin.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

Mysterious "blue lurker" stars likely got a spin boost by absorbing their partners

When astronomers discovered a new kind of star just a few years ago, they were puzzled: The stars were spinning far too quickly given their age. Nicknamed "blue lurkers," these stars hid for decades within clusters of other stars......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

Master Talks 5: Why better AI systems are causing more problems and how we fix them

Multiple films have featured how intelligent machines might disobey orders from humans and eventually take over the world. In the opinion of Stuart Russell, professor of electrical engineering and computer science at UC Berkeley, the scenarios could.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

India"s shipments of wearables doubled in 3Q21

India's Optiemus Electronics, a joint venture of Taiwan-based Wistron and Indian telecommunication company Optiemus Infracom, said it is raising production capacity of wearable devices this year and investing more in notebook computer production to m.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022

Raspberry Pi Can Detect Malware By Scanning For Electromagnetic Waves

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Gizmodo: A team of researchers at France's Research Institute of Computer Science and Random Systems created an anti-malware system centered around a Raspberry Pi that scans devices for electromagnetic waves......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 13th, 2022