Vladimir Putin says the leader in artificial intelligence 'will be the ruler of the world'

Russian President Vladimir Putin says that whoever reaches a breakthrough in developing artificial intelligence will come to dominate the world.

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DNA breakthrough: Scientists repair genes in human embryos to prevent inherited diseases

In a major scientific breakthrough, researchers have harnessed a gene-editing tool to correct a disease-causing gene mutation in human embryos, preventing the mutation from passing to future generations.

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IBM researchers announce major breakthrough in phase change memory

Researchers from IBM have unveiled a breakthrough in phase-change memory. Their work could lead to dramatic density improvements for the proposed next-gen memory standard and make it far more competitive compared to NAND flash and DRAM.

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Beats 1 radio DJ Zane Lowe discusses Apple, personal history in new interview

Article Image Zane Lowe, the high-profile DJ tapped to head up Apple’s breakthrough Beats 1 radio station, in a recent interview discussed how his work at MTV and the BBC influenced Apple Music’s streaming division.

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A breakthrough in cloak technology just caught the attention of the Defense Department

Researchers from the University of California-San Diego have created a breakthrough invisibility cloak that has caught the attention of the Defense Department due to its ability to hide objects from the naked eye.

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IBM announces silicon photonics breakthrough, set to break 100Gb/s barrier

IBM has announced a breakthrough in silicon photonics technology — a 100Gb/s fully integrated set of optical components that could be used to link multiple components in a server. Bit by bit, silicon photonics is becoming a reality.

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Researchers may have solved graphene’s production problems, cleared way for mass production

A new method of producing graphene could be the major breakthrough scientists are looking for. If the new method of producing the material on a thin polymer works at commercial scale, it could clear the way for mass production.

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New method of SSD garbage collection can boost drive performance up to 300%

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A Japanese research team is claiming a storage efficiency breakthrough that could improve SSD performance by a huge margin.

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Dual Carbon batteries: Is this finally the breakthrough we’ve been promised for so long?

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A breakthrough new battery technology could finally deliver the sort of across-the-board improvements many industries have needed for a long, long time now.

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Breakthrough makes for better armored windows for the military

In a breakthrough that could help strengthen and protect everything from tanks to spacecraft to smartphones, scientists at the Naval Research Laboratory believe they have developed a way to make glass that is 50 percent stronger than the hardest windows currently installed on military vehicles.

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