• COMPUTERS
    Why Quantum Computing’s Time Is Now

    DEPOSITPHOTOS ENHANCED BY COGWORLD Most technologists have some basic understanding of quantum computing.  Quantum bits are represented by qubits, and information isn’t simply a zero or one, it can be both at the same time, representing much more information.  A quantum effect known as entanglement linking two particles allows instantaneous communication. Ultimately, quantum computing promises to be a disruptive technology […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Now, You Can Carry Your Vehicle Documents On Your Phone

    From apps, driving licence or registration certificate can be downloaded on phones. (Representational) New Delhi: The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways on Tuesday issued a Standard Operating Procedure (SOPs) to make sure that vehicle owners are not required to carry documents like certificate of registration, insurance, fitness and permit, driving licence or certificate for pollution […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    Amazon’s Alexa is now at home in new subdivisions, hotels

    Armida Rosales and her husband, Arnold, had not thought much about voice-activated technology in their new Maple Valley home, but Amazon’s Alexa was included and the family likes the convenience. Rosales is seen in an Echo “Spot” camera. (Greg Gilbert/The Seattle Times) Amazon is working with homebuilders and hoteliers to make its smart speaker and […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Priyanka Chopra Is Now The Brand Ambassador For Harman International

    Highlights Priyanka Chopra will be the ambassador for Harman Kardon and JBL brands Harman Kardon creates a host of equipment for car audio systems Priyanka Chopra is also a singer and producer, apart from being an actor Harman International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., announced that actor Priyanka Chopra will be its global […]

  • First tiny homes, now small communities

    BURDETT, N.Y. — When Thomas and Linda Craig first saw La Bourgade On Seneca, it was love at first sight. The Craigs had spent more than three decades living in Los Angeles before returning to central New York to care for aging parents. When it was time to move on from the large family house in Seneca […]

  • CLOTHING
    Jacinda Ardern clothing now on sale

    Is this the perfect Christmas gift for Jacinda-fans? Credits: Image: Redbubble; Video: The AM Show If you’re looking for the perfect gift for your left-wing friend, this could be it. Artists’ site Redbubble is selling a range of Jacinda Ardern clothing in time for Christmas. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to feature in Vogue wearing NZ […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    Cundall: Plant beans now for a constant summer supply

    Top crop: Once they get going, beans will provide an almost-daily bounty. OF ALL THE summer vegetables, beans are among the easiest to grow because they love a warm-soil start. Production, even in a small area, can be virtually non-stop for up to five months if seeds are sown over the next week. The real […]

  • COMPUTERS
    Quantum computers could crack Bitcoin, but fixes are available now

    An international group of quantum boffins reckons Bitcoin could be broken by the year 2027. The researchers from Singapore, Australia and France say that scenario represents the worst case, and would see a quantum computer able to run Shor’s algorithm against the cryptocurrency’s protective elliptic curve signature quicker than the 10 minutes Bitcoin needs to […]

  • NEWS
    Uber Now Lets You Add Multiple Stops on Your Ride

    HIGHLIGHTS The Uber app can add up to three stops You can add or remove trips during your trip Drivers will receive real-time updates about the stops Uber has upgraded the ride-booking experience by allowing you to add up to three stops to your rides to help you quickly share your trip with your like-minded companions. […]

  • COMPUTERS
    Windows Mixed Reality Development Kits Now Available for Pre-Orders; Microsoft Unveils Motion Controllers

    In March this year, Microsoft announced that the company will start shipping development kits for Windows Mixed Reality (earlier called Windows Holographic) later in the month itself. However, the company seemed to have changed its mind later as it didn’t happen. Now the Redmond-based company has finally started taking pre-orders for the mixed reality development […]