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Computers are providing solutions to math problems that we can't check

Computers are providing solutions to math problems that we can't check | leapmind | Scoop.it
Good news! A computer has solved the longstanding Erdős discrepancy problem!
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Google Partnering With Foxconn to Test Industrial Robots

Google Partnering With Foxconn to Test Industrial Robots | leapmind | Scoop.it
Perhaps in hindsight we all should have seen Google’s turn to robotics coming when, under Andy Rubin, the company dubbed its mobile operating
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33rd Square | New Speed Record for Big Data Reached

33rd Square | New Speed Record for Big Data Reached | leapmind | Scoop.it
IBM Labs claim to have broken a speed record for Big Data, which the company says could help boost internet speeds to 200 to 400Gbps using "extremely low power".
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33rd Square | Researchers Unlock Key Secret of Mitosis

33rd Square | Researchers Unlock Key Secret of Mitosis | leapmind | Scoop.it
Researchers from Warwick Medical School have discovered the key role of a protein in shutting down endocytosis during mitosis, answering a question that has evaded scientists for half a century.
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Why does the brain remember dreams? | Machines Like Us

Why does the brain remember dreams? | Machines Like Us | leapmind | Scoop.it
Some people recall a dream every morning, whereas others rarely recall one.
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Singapore’s $300-Million Air-Traffic Automation System Unveiled - IEEE Spectrum

Singapore’s $300-Million Air-Traffic Automation System Unveiled - IEEE Spectrum | leapmind | Scoop.it
The star of the Singapore Airshow is the venue itself, whose systems makes sense of a multitude of sensors
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Convergence: What happens when virtual realities take over?

Convergence: What happens when virtual realities take over? | leapmind | Scoop.it
It’s not quite as good as an Elvis sighting, but I saw a Buddha of Bamiyan last week, the tall one, whose left leg was already missing before the Taliban blew up the rest of him in 2001. I stood at...
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3 big data lessons from the Ford Motor Company | Impact Lab

3 big data lessons from the Ford Motor Company | Impact Lab | leapmind | Scoop.it
Michael Cavaretta, Ford data science leader At Ford Motor Company “big data” means many things, which has ones and zeros piling up everywhere it looks. The
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Liquid Battery Electrodes Will Mean Long-Range, Fast-Charging Electric Cars | MIT Technology Review

Liquid Battery Electrodes Will Mean Long-Range, Fast-Charging Electric Cars | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
ARPA-E is funding several projects that use liquid battery electrodes to cut costs and increase energy density.
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Genome editing for curing sickle-cell anemia, HIV, and cystic fibrosis and other diseases and then to create designer babies

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The Robot That Makes Virtual Sex Feel Real

The Robot That Makes Virtual Sex Feel Real | leapmind | Scoop.it
A sex toy company has built a contraption that uses the Oculus Rift to make robot-assisted virtual sex a reality. We tried it out.
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Some Futurists Aren't Worried About Global Warming or Overpopulation

Some Futurists Aren't Worried About Global Warming or Overpopulation | leapmind | Scoop.it
What many environmentalists, journalists and politicians fail to consider when assessing the future is how quickly technological innovation is growing. The future is coming much faster than people realize....
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Liquefied Air to Store Energy on U.K. Grid - IEEE Spectrum

Liquefied Air to Store Energy on U.K. Grid - IEEE Spectrum | leapmind | Scoop.it
Highview Power Storage lands grant to build commercial-scale liquid-air energy storage demonstration plant
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'Second machine age' will require more human creativity - YouTube

Robotic technology is increasingly infiltrating our everyday world, and as robots become more capable of human labor, people will likely have to develop new ...
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How do new genes arise? | Machines Like Us

How do new genes arise? | Machines Like Us | leapmind | Scoop.it
Current research shows that so-called "orphan genes" may appear as if by magic as a result of mutations in segments of DNA that previously had no function.
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The Rich and Their Robots Are About to Make Half the World's Jobs Disappear

The Rich and Their Robots Are About to Make Half the World's Jobs Disappear | leapmind | Scoop.it
So where does that leave the world's working class?
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Graphene nanoribbons could be the savior of Moore’s Law | ExtremeTech

Graphene nanoribbons could be the savior of Moore’s Law | ExtremeTech | leapmind | Scoop.it
Graphene might finally have a shot at making electronics faster in a slimmed-down nanoribbon format. The trick is to make it with enough precision.
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Ok Google | TechCrunch

Ok Google | TechCrunch | leapmind | Scoop.it
There can be little doubt that, just like Microsoft thinks touch is the future of computing, Google seems to believe voice will be the user interface of the..
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Artificial graphene could outperform the real thing | ZeitNews

Artificial graphene could outperform the real thing | ZeitNews | leapmind | Scoop.it
A new breed of ultra thin super-material has the potential to cause a technological revolution.
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Researchers hijack cancer migration mechanism to 'move' brain tumors

Researchers hijack cancer migration mechanism to 'move' brain tumors | leapmind | Scoop.it
One factor that makes glioblastoma cancers so difficult to treat is that malignant cells from the tumors spread throughout the brain by following nerve fibers and blood vessels to invade new locations.
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CRISPR and Other Genome Editing Tools Boost Medical Research and Gene Therapy’s Reach | MIT Technology Review

CRISPR and Other Genome Editing Tools Boost Medical Research and Gene Therapy’s Reach | MIT Technology Review | leapmind | Scoop.it
Precise and easy ways to rewrite human genes could finally provide the tools that researchers need to understand and cure some of our most deadly genetic diseases.
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The Next Generation Of Pilgrims Want To Start Their Own Countries That Float At Sea

The Next Generation Of Pilgrims Want To Start Their Own Countries That Float At Sea | leapmind | Scoop.it
Seasteading might be the future of politics.
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