Peer-to-peer IBM App Bypasses Carriers News & Analysis 2/17/2017 Post a comment Big Blue has a new mesh network technology for its Weather Channel subsidiary that allows its app to propagate weather and disaster information among all cell phone users even when Internet and cellular networks are down.
Atomic-scale Electronics Probed News & Analysis 2/7/2017 1 comment IBM's scanning probe thermometry combines a scanning tunneling microscope with a microelectromechanical system to measure the temperature of individual atoms.
Intel Cautious on PC Consumption News & Analysis 1/26/2017 Post a comment Intel's fourth quarter sales and profit beat expectations and the company also delivered a better-than-expected forecast for the first quarter of this year.
Quantum Computing on Cusp News & Analysis 1/7/2017 Post a comment A new age of quantum computing may be around the corner. Three new research groups predict that a shift away from von Neumann toward quantum computing is upon us.
Smartphone Senses Anything News & Analysis 1/5/2017 3 comments International cooperation between the U.S., Israel and China has resulted in the world's first smartphone with a built-in spectrometer that can sense almost any kind of substance.
Biometrics Won't Kill Passwords News & Analysis 12/15/2016 2 comments The password will not be replaced by biometrics measurements of fingerprints, facial features, the iris, the veins of palm or speech-signature recognition until all of these technologies are matured in the consumer market circa 2030.