Quantinuum Makes A Significant Quantum Computing Breakthrough By Connecting The Dots Of Its Previous Research

Quantinuum Makes A Significant Quantum Computing Breakthrough By Connecting The Dots Of Its Previous Research

quantum quantum To appreciate the importance of Quantinuum’s latest research, it is important to first understand why quantum error correction plays such an important role in quantum computing. Solutions for world-class problems such as climate change, new pharmaceuticals, custom design of new materials, long-range electric vehicle batteries, and many other applications are beyond the computational … Read more

Microsoft will charge more for Office customers paying month to month

Microsoft will charge more for Office customers paying month to month

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaks during the Next: Economy conference in San Francisco on Nov. 3, 2015. Liz Hafalia | San Francisco Chronicles | Hearst Newspapers | Getty Images Microsoft is using its market dominance in productivity software to force some customers of its Office suite into a big decision: pay more or commit to … Read more

Crypto Evangelist Mark Cuban Is in Trouble

Crypto Evangelist Mark Cuban Is in Trouble

Mark Cuban should have expected it. Since crypto lender Voyager Digital filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, criticism of the billionaire and owner of the NBA Dallas Mavericks team has been raining down on social media. These critics accuse him of promoting the platform and therefore hold him responsible for the losses they say they suffered … Read more

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli’s Crypto Conversion Turns Sour

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli’s Crypto Conversion Turns Sour

Martin Shkreli, the former investor who earned the nickname “Pharma Bro” after raising the price of a life-saving drug by more than 5,000% overnight, is having a difficult transition into the crypto industry. Once America’s most hated man, Shkreli, who was released from prison in May and transferred to community confinement, launched Druglike, a platform … Read more

Supreme Court ruling that changed TV’s future, and maybe the internet

Supreme Court ruling that changed TV’s future, and maybe the internet

Chet Kanojia, chief executive officer and founder of Aereo Inc. Adam Jefferies | CNBC In this weekly series, CNBC takes a look at companies that made the inaugural disruptor 50 list, 10 years later. It’s one of my favorite moments in the history of the Disruptor 50 list. Tuesday, June 17, 2014. Aereo, a start-up … Read more

Google’s ‘Get the Message’ Campaign is Just Embarrassing

Google’s ‘Get the Message’ Campaign is Just Embarrassing

Will Android and Apple ever play nice? photo: Florence Ion / Gizmodo This week, alongside a massive unveiling of brand new foldable devices and accessories from Samsung, Google put out its own ad campaign in an attempt to rally the troops against Apple’s tyrannical reign on messaging. Google’s #getthemessage campaign hopes to stoke the flames … Read more

Chinese tech in ‘Internet of Things’ poses new threat to West: Reports

Chinese tech in ‘Internet of Things’ poses new threat to West: Reports

As soon as the UK decided to ban China’s telecommunication Huawei, from its 5G telecoms networks, the debate regarding the security threat from Chinese equipment again intensified in the mainstream. Recently, the British government has replaced security equipment provided by Chinese-owned tech companies at offices of key government officials. This comes after the MPs and … Read more

Everyone Should Be Using iOS 16’s Safety Check Feature

Everyone Should Be Using iOS 16’s Safety Check Feature

photo: rafapress (Shutterstock) With iOS 16Apple is bringing even more privacy-focused features to your iPhone. We’ve already discussed Lockdown fashionwhich protects your data when you suspect you may be targeted by a sophisticated cyber attack. Not exactly a universal use case—but another new feature, Safety Check, can benefit anyone with an iPhone. It lets you … Read more

The most important election you never heard of

The most important election you never heard of

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has been described as “The most important UN agency you have never heard of.” The ITU’s upcoming quadrennial Plenipotentiary Conference, to be held in Bucharest, Romania this September 26th through October 14thwill host the most important election you have never heard of. The ITU was founded in 1865 as the … Read more