Tag Archives: Computers

Entanglement lights the way to scalable quantum computers

A technique for remotely entangling ions of strontium much more accurately and at far higher rates than previously possible has been unveiled by physicists in the UK. The team says that their scheme paves the way to scalable quantum computers made from multiple ion traps that are linked to one another via photonic interconnects.  Quantum computers promise to greatly outperform even the most powerful conventional computers on certain tasks.… Read More »

Announcing Historic Performance Gaming Computers by Psychsoftpc featuring the 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8086K Limited Edition Processor

[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.] Forty years ago, the 8086 transformed computing. Now, Intel is celebrating the legacy of this architecture with the release of the 8th Gen Intel Core i7-8086K Limited Edition processor. This is Intel’s first desktop processor to deliver up to 5.0… Read More »

Indian State Power Company’s Computers Hit by Ransomware Attack

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – The global ransomware attack has affected several computers of a state power distribution company in the Indian state of West Bengal but the federal government computer system has largely escaped, officials said on Monday. State agencies that manage government websites and build supercomputers have installed security patches issued by Microsoft Corp . Federal Minister… Read More »

Steve Jobs Prototype Apple 1 Computer Going on Display in Seattles Living Computers Museum

Living Computers: Museum + Labs in Seattle, which is dedicated to showcasing the history of computing devices from around the world, is this Friday opening up a wing focused on all things Apple. Called the “Apple Computer Exhibit,” visitors will be able to walk through the first two decades of Apple’s products and advances in technology, ranging specifically… Read More »