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What users could expect from Apple’s homegrown GPUs for iPhones, iPads

Apple has one big reason to move to a homegrown GPU: It wants full control over the hardware and software in its devices. The device maker is apparently developing its

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To curb identity theft, this AI app warns you when your fingerprints are visible in pictures

You don’t need to be reading conspiracy theories about global elites secretly being shape-shifting reptiles to become deeply paranoid online. In fact, a quick glance at your favorite computer science

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Evidence of 2 billion years of volcanic activity on Mars

Analysis of a Martian meteorite found in Africa in 2012 has uncovered evidence of at least 2 billion years of volcanic activity on Mars. This confirms that some of the

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Thin, flexible, light-absorbent material for energy and stealth applications

Transparent window coatings that keep buildings and cars cool on sunny days. Devices that could more than triple solar cell efficiencies. Thin, lightweight shields that block thermal detection. These are

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1000 times more efficient nano-LED opens door to faster microchips

The electronic data connections within and between microchips are increasingly becoming a bottleneck in the exponential growth of data traffic worldwide. Optical connections are the obvious successors but optical data

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Startup Fever Grips Young Tech-Savvy Indians

  In the basement of a Bengaluru building, hundreds of young Indians sit in neat rows of desks typing furiously, all dreaming of becoming the new Steve Jobs or Mark

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Future iPhones Could Be Made with High-End ‘Sapphire Ceramic’, New Apple Patent Suggests

Apple’s 10th anniversary iPhone lineup is largely expected to feature glass constructionin order to allow for the device to be charged wirelessly. Of course, maybe “glass” isn’t quite the right

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Secure passwords can be sent through your body, instead of air

Sending a password or secret code over airborne radio waves like WiFi or Bluetooth means anyone can eavesdrop, making those transmissions vulnerable to hackers who can attempt to break the

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Precise quantum cloning: Possible pathway to secure communication

Physicists at The Australian National University (ANU) and University of Queensland (UQ) have produced near-perfect clones of quantum information using a new method to surpass previous cloning limits. A global

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Toddler robots help solve how children learn

Children learn new words using the same method as robots, according to psychologists. This suggests that early learning is based not on conscious thought but on an automatic ability to