IBM Adds 2 New Processors to Quantum Computing Ecosystem


IBM on Friday announced 20-qubit and 50-qubit quantum processors for its IBM Q early-access commercial systems. The 20-qubit processor — featuring improvements in superconducting qubit design, connectivity and packaging — has coherence times of 90 microseconds, which allows high-fidelity quantum operations, IBM said. The 50-qubit processor is an operational prototype. It expands upon the 20-qubit architecture and has similar performance metrics. IBM will offer these quantum processors as a service.

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Drone revolution: Researchers, regulators prepare for unmanned aircraft to fill US skies

From crop dusting to package delivery, commercial drones are about to become a part of everyday life.

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Western Digital Adds Helium-Filled 10TB Drives to Consumer, Business Lines

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Western Digital is pushing its business and commercial storage array drives up to 10TB and offering them in helium-sealed flavors as well.

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Everspin unveils MRAM SSDs aimed at the storage accelerator market

Everspin is moving its MRAM into SSDs and commercial products. Is this the memory standard that will challenge NAND flash for dominance of the storage market?

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New drone rules have just gone into effect, but they don't help Amazon's Prime Air plan

New rules for the commercial operation of drones went into effect on Monday. The new framework eliminates time-consuming application procedures for businesses keen on making use of the technology, though it doesn’t help Amazon and its Prime Air plan.

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Cool commercial drones take flight in TV show 'Droned'

Science Channel’s “Droned” focuses on the growing commercial drone industry. It follows Fort Lauderdale-based customization and aerial filming company Pigeon Vision as they design drones for famous clients and showcase various uses of the technology.

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Report: Companies in the Dark About Their Open Source Risk Exposure


Commercial software is full of security vulnerabilities from unpatched open source components developers use, according to a report Black Duck Software issued last week. Software companies misjudge how much open source code their commercial products contain, according to the report, which is based on an analysis of 200 applications researchers viewed over the previous six months. Ninety-five percent of applications include open source code components, and 67 percent of open source components had unpatched vulnerabilities, researchers found.

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Latest Apple TV commercial puts focus on apps

Article Image Apple posted a fun new Apple TV commercial to the Web on Thursday showing off the tvOS App Store’s deep selection of apps, games, over-the-top content streamers, interactive shopping services and more.

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Apple releases Apple TV ad showcasing on-demand content and apps

Article Image Apple on Tuesday released a new commercial highlighting the new fourth-generation Apple TV, tvOS and its dedicated App Store, with special attention paid to third-party on-demand offerings.

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Latest iPhone 6s ads highlight hardware and 'Hey Siri' feature

Article Image Apple continued its iPhone 6s commercial campaign on Tuesday by airing a pair of ads focusing on the handset’s hardware capabilities and iOS 9’s “Hey Siri” functionality.

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Majority of Google Play reviews for Apple's Android Beats Pill+ app are abusive

Article Image Google has struggled to attract a fraction of iOS’ top-tier commercial app development for its own Android platform. The abusive language allowed in Google Play–for reviews of products the reviewer hasn’t even downloaded–highlight another reason why so few developers take Android seriously as a platform.

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Latest iPhone 6s ad features Bill Hader, Siri and Nigerian prince

Article Image Apple posted a new iPhone 6s commercial to its YouTube page on Tuesday touting the handset’s new Siri Hands Free feature with the help of comedian and actor Bill Hader.

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FAA proposes record $1.9M fine against drone operator for 'unauthorized' flights

So this is what happens if you push the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) too far on the issue of commercial drone flights.

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As drones gain popularity, the UK and NASA plan to develop a UAV tracking system

U.K. lawmakers want to track the consumer and commercial use of drones and they’re turning to NASA for help, reports the New York Times.

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Apple Pay is focus of latest 'If it's not an iPhone' ad

Apple on Thursday released a new television commercial as part of its “If it’s not an iPhone” campaign, this time throwing a spotlight on the smartphone’s Apple Pay touchless payment capabilities.

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GAO reports warns hackers could bring down plane using passenger Wi-Fi

The same Internet access now available on most commercial flights makes it possible for hackers to bring down a plane, a government watchdog warned Tuesday.

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First look: Beastgrip Pro lens adapter platform for Apple's iPhone

Beastgrip, makers of the camera mount used to shoot a Bentley car commercial, are back with a Kickstarter for a much-improved version of their camera mount, Beastgrip Pro. AppleInsider was given an opportunity to test out the prototype hardware ahead of the crowdfunding launch.



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Apple Watch TV ad makes primetime debut during NBC's 'The Voice'

Apple’s first television commercial for its upcoming Apple Watch wearable premiered during Tuesday night’s airing of NBC show “The Voice,” marking a start to what will no doubt become a full media blitz over the coming weeks.



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