DARPA

DARPA Announces New Funding For a High-Resolution, Implantable Neural Interface

DARPA announced yesterday that it has awarded contracts to five research groups and one company as part of its Neural Engineering System Design program. The six...
China's Tianhe-2 Supercomputer

China vs. US Race to the First ExaFLOPS Supercomputer is Heating Up

The US Department of Energy (DOE) is boosting research and development funding into its exaFLOPS supercomputing program by $258 million in an effort to...
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D-Wave – Powering Artificial Intelligence With Quantum Computers

Dr. Colin P. Williams, Director of Strategy & Business Development at D-Wave Systems, Inc. explains how D-Wave's adiabatic quantum computers are perfectly suited for...
Project 47

AMD Has Built the First PetaFLOPS Computer That Fits in a Single Server Rack

On Monday, AMD unveiled a tiny supercomputer called Project 47 that achieves a whopping 1 petaFLOPS while being stuffed inside a single server rack....
elon musk

Elon Musk Raised The Risk of AI Again in Today’s Tesla Conference Call

“ just something that I think anything that represents a risk to the public deserves at least insight from the government, because one of...
Otto's self-driving truck

India’s Government Wants to Ban Self-Driving Cars to Save Jobs

"We won’t allow driverless cars in India," said India's minister of transport, Nitin Gadkari. "I am very clear on this. We won’t allow any technology...
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DeepMind Co-founder Mustafa Suleyman – AI Can Make The World a Fairer, Greener and...

Mustafa Suleyman founded the pioneering artificial intelligence company, DeepMind September 2010, along with Demis Hassabis and Shane Legg. DeepMind's AIs have beaten the top human...
Shanghai at Night

Data Shows China’s Stunning Rise in Science and Technology Research

Data from the 2016 US National Science Foundation report on global Science & Engineering Indicators shows the stunning ascendancy of China's research and development...
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New Video of Boston Dynamics’ SpotMini Robot

SpotMini is Boston Dynamics latest small four-legged robot. SpotMini weighs in at 30 kg, i battery powered and can run for around an hour...
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China’s Military Unveils Kamikaze Drones That Can Be launched in Swarms

At a the Military Museum of the Chinese People's Revolution in Beijing the People's Liberation Army (PLA) unveil new drones that are in service,...
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