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Molecular neuromorphic computing device discovered

Reservoir computing devices are predicted as the next-generation artificial intelligence. Scientists developing¬† neuromorphic chips (silicon based chips that mimic brain structure) has, up to now, not been able to replicate the action of nerve impulses (spikes) to mimic the human brain. Under the leadership of¬†Megumi Akai-Kasaya, a group of researchers from Kyushu Institute of Technology …

More bad news for users as yet another Intel CPU Security issue is exposed

After Spectre and the Spectre NG (Next generation Spectre), where exploits saw passwords and other data leaked from memory, one would have mistakenly thought that NG would have been the last of the related security vulnerabilities. Dr Christian Rossow published a paper detailing a new ‘inverse’ predictability attack. The security flaw relates to the return …

PC Shipments Grew For the First Time in Six Years

In US News, the research and consulting vendor, Gartner published the numbers of US PC shipments, by vendor for the second quarter of 2018. Quoted from the release: “Worldwide PC shipments totaled 62.1 million units in the second quarter of 2018, a 1.4 percent increase from the second quarter of 2017, according to preliminary results …