Technology Blog

August 19, 2022

Google’s Quantum Supremacy Challenged By Ordinary Computers, For Now

Google has been challenged by an algorithm that could solve a problem faster than its Sycamore quantum computer, which it used in 2019 to claim the […]
August 19, 2022

Russia Planning To Disconnect Nuclear Plant From Power Grid, Ukraine Warns

Ukraine warned Russia might be planning an imminent attack at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant Friday that it would seek to blame on Kyiv. From a […]
August 19, 2022

Transcription Service Otter is Making Free Users Pay To Access Older Recordings

Automated transcription service Otter is making some big changes to its offerings for both free and paying customers. Mostly, the company is downgrading its features — […]
August 19, 2022

A Watermark, and ‘Spidey Sense,’ Unmask a Forged Galileo Treasure

One of the University of Michigan Library’s most prized possessions, which appeared to be a Galileo manuscript, is now thought to be the work of a […]
August 19, 2022

Taiwan Says It Has Not Been Informed of ‘Chip 4’ Meeting

Taiwan said on Friday it has not been informed about a so-called ‘Chip 4’ meeting that would include it, the United States, South Korea and Japan […]
August 19, 2022

Can the Visa-Mastercard Duopoly Be Broken?

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Economist: America is home to the heftiest interchange fees of any major economy — costs are an order […]
August 19, 2022

Data breaches on gaming sites are becoming more common

With a number of gaming sites falling victim to data breaches in July of this year, CS Hub looks at why these sites are often targets […]
August 19, 2022

Tesla’s Virtual Power Plant Had Its First Event Helping the Grid

Klaxton shares a report from Electrek: Last year, Tesla launched a VPP pilot program in California, where Powerwall owners would join in voluntarily without compensation to […]
August 19, 2022

Europe Is Seriously Considering a Major Investment In Space-Based Solar Power

Europe is seriously considering developing space-based solar power to increase its energy independence and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the leader of the European Space Agency said […]