Archives for June 22, 2013

Skynet rising: Google acquires 512-qubit quantum computer; NSA surveillance to be turned over to AI machines

“In 2008, this was science fiction. In 2013, it’s suddenly all too real. A 512-qubit quantum computer has now been commercialized and is being experimented with by Google… the “do no evil” company that’s steeped in evil and has already been caught driving a hoard of remote hacking vehicles around the country, hacking into wifi […]

Scientists discover tiny solar panels that create themselves | DVICE

File this one under “holy crap,” but scientists at MIT have discovered molecules that spontaneously assemble themselves into a pattern that can turn light into electricity — essentially a self-creating solar panel. In a petri dish. via Scientists discover tiny solar panels that create themselves | DVICE.