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Toshiba has invented a quantum cryptography network that even the NSA can’t hack

If you’ve got communications that absolutely cannot be intercepted—whether you’re a NSA whistleblower, the president of Mexico, or Coca-Cola—quantum cryptography is the way to go.<p>It harnesses the bizarro-world properties of quantum physics to ensure that information sent from point A to point B …

Quantum Computing

Researchers Teleport 10,000 Bits of Information in 1 Second

For the first time, researchers have teleported 10,000 bits of information per second from point A to point B across a distance of about six …

Google Play Now Generates More Downloads Than iOS App Store

The latest App Annie statistics show that Google has already overtaken iOS in app downloads. This has happened far faster than anyone would have expected even one year ago. One factor here was the massive surge in Android app downloads in Japan and South Korea in 1Q 2013. What finally pushed Google …

Now That It's in the Broadband Game, Google Flip-Flops on Network Neutrality

In a dramatic about-face on a key internet issue yesterday, Google told the FCC that the network neutrality rules Google once championed don't give …

Would you want an electronic tattoo that could read your mind?

There's a time in most of our lives when we surrender to an overwhelming need to be part of the zeitgeist and get a painful, nondescript, instantly …

Brainwaves

Microsoft Quietly Shuts Down MSN TV, Once Known as WebTV

Microsoft said that its MSN TV service will be closing down at the end of September, in a post on its Web site and in an email to users.<p>MSN TV, of …

Smart TV

New Fiber Optic Technology Could Boost Internet Bandwidth

Researchers were able increase data flow through fiber optic cables by moving light through them in a spiral motion, rather than a straight line. …

Telecoms

Levitating Superconductor on a Möbius strip

YouTube

Large-scale quantum chip validated

A team of scientists at USC has verified that quantum effects are indeed at play in the first commercial quantum optimization processor. The team …

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Internet

Norton Mobile Insight Discovers Facebook Privacy Leak

Facebook

Sony and Disney begin streaming movies still in theaters in a bold move against piracy

In a bid to limit movie piracy in Asia, Disney and Sony have quietly begun testing a bold new on-demand service in South Korea which offers movies to rent while they are still playing in theaters. As noted by the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>, the two companies are the first US studios to provide consumers …

iFetch Is The Perfect Balm To Soothe The Conscience Of The Lazy Dog Owner

A new Kickstarter project takes all the work out of playing fetch with your dog, replacing your throwing arm with a nifty gizmo and keeping your hands drool-free. It’s essentially a more basic pitching machine that requires no human intervention, but the iFetch looks like an incredibly useful tool …

FAA May Allow Electronic Devices During Takeoff and Landing

Huzzah! The Federal Aviation Administration is primed to finally let flyers use their phones, tablets and other digital devices during taxiing, …

ATIV Q hands-on at Samsung Premiere 2013 | Engadget

Why basic 3D printers are crazy cheap now

Starting at $200: A smaller footprint, standardization, and growing interest helps.<p>Last fall, Ars reported on the opening of a Southern California …

LG to mass-produce flexible displays for smartphones

Looking to get a leg-up in the bendable display market, LG Display is going full throttle ahead with production of the new technology for mobile devices.<p>LG Display is about to embark on the mass production of smartphone display panels that reportedly don't break, crack, or shatter -- because they …

Mobile

Hands-on with Samsung's ATIV One style 5 at Samsung Premiere 2013 | Engadget

Can Schools Exist In The Cloud?

<i>Part 5 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Unstoppable Learning.<p><b>About Sugata Mitra's TED Talk</b><p>After years of offering children self-supervised access to the Web, Sugata Mitra says kids can teach themselves. Mitra continues the conversation from earlier this episode by arguing that self-organized classes …

Tesla's 90 second battery swaps will power EVs faster than gas pumps fill tanks (video)

Tesla founder Elon Musk has mentioned battery swap service stations as an even faster alternative to charging for EV drivers, and tonight the company showed just how efficiently it can be done. In a demonstration at its design studio, it beat what it claims is the fastest gas pump in LA by …

Top Google Engineer: Human Immortality Is Within Our Grasp

(<i>Read More</i>: <b>Immortality by 2035?</b> )<p>"The life expectancy was 20 one thousand years ago...we doubled it in 200 years, this will go into high gear within 10 and 20 years from now, probably less than 15 we will be reaching that tipping point where we add more time than has gone by because of scientific …

Adobe Photoshop CC Has Already Been Pirated In Just One Day

With all the recent discussion about Adobe's Creative Cloud model and the polarizing opinions surrounding it, one of the topics people have been …

Photoshop

World's most powerful microscope ready for research

(Phys.org) —The world's most powerful microscope, which resides in a specially constructed room at the University of Victoria, has now been fully …

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Cable Customers Who Don’t Like Sports File Class Action Lawsuit

Time Warner Cable in southern California has paid a lot of money for the rights to Dodgers baseball and Lakers basketball games in the last few …

More data storage? Here’s how to fit 1,000 terabytes on a DVD

<b>More data storage? Here’s how to fit 1,000 terabytes on a DVD</b><i><br>[...]In 1873, German physicist Ernst Abbe published a law that limits the width of light beams.</i><i><br>On the basis of this law, the diameter of a spot of light, obtained by focusing a light beam through a lens, cannot be smaller than half its wavelength – around 500 nanometres (500 billionths of a metre) for visible light.</i><i><br>And while this law plays a huge role in modern optical microscopy, it also sets up a barrier for any efforts from</i> …

China Reveals First Space-Based Quantum Communications Experiment - MIT Technology Review

The ability to send perfectly secure messages from one location on the planet to another has obvious and immediate appeal to governments, the …