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IBM's new, cutting edge tech could make computers 200 times faster

by Dom Galeon November 2, 2017 Robots & Machines 28817<p>An All-in-One Approach to Computing<p>Regular desktop computers, as well as laptops and …

Machine Learning

It's Official: These are the Safest Cities to Live in Around the World

There's a whole lot of events happening in the world today. And not to discount anything that's happened in the past, but it seems like bad things …

How Much Water Should We Drink Every Day?

More than 2000 years ago Hippocrates (460–377 BCE) said, “If we could give every individual the right amount of nourishment and exercise, not too …

GOP-led panel approves Trump adviser's shift to White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Armed Services Committee eased the path Tuesday for an active-duty general to become President Donald Trump's new …

The most - and least - powerful passports in the world

German travellers hold the world’s strongest passport and can visit the most countries without needing to apply for a visa, according to a …

Central Asia

What We Cannot Know by Marcus du Sautoy review – the seven edges of knowledge

Among the frontiers identified are time, the cosmos, consciousness and God, but aren’t swaths of knowledge concerned with meaning rather than scientific fact?<p>Scientists like to see themselves as modern counterparts of the great explorers, sailing off into the unknown and coming back with marvellous …

Aston Martin teams up with Red Bull to create the world's fastest hypercar

We always hear manufacturers saying that they are making a "racecar for the road," but Aston is actually talking about a <i>Formula 1</i>-worthy car that is fully street-legal. Or even better, a car with F1-like abilities, without being hampered by the severe technological restrictions of the …

Hendo's Newest Hoverboard Is One Step Closer to Marty McFly's

You just can't turn.<p>The folks over at Arx Pax unveiled their first functioning, actually-hovering hoverboard last year, and now they're back with an updated version, the Hendo Hoverboard 2.0. <i>Wired</i> got to ride the Hendo 2.0 and talk to its creators, which you can check out in the video above.<p>Arx …