Artificial intelligence

electric carTesla Navigation on Autopilot for 99% of 800 Miles of Real-World Highway Driving

A pro-Tesla analyst indicates that he used Tesla Navigation on Autopilot for a 13-hour 800-mile drive from Seattle the Bay Area. He found it very relaxing and it is a completely different experience than highway driving with the first version …

artificial intelligenceBolonkin Explores Ultimate Uploading and Technology

One of the main speculations about future technology is uploading. This is where our minds are copied in exact detail from our biological physical bodies and then created in artificial bodies. Alexander Bolonkin has posited many kinds of technology over …

artificial intelligenceQuantum Computing and AI Models Larger Proteins to Find New Drugs

ProteinQure uses quantum computing, molecular simulations and reinforcement learning to engineer new drugs. They combine state-of-the-art structure-based algorithms, including molecular dynamics simulations and machine learning. Their design platform explores vast regions of sequence space and predict functional properties of therapeutics …

atomically precise manufacturingPath to Million Qubit Quantum Computers Using Atoms and Lasers

Atom Computing is building quantum computers using individually controlled atoms. As one of the world’s leading researchers in atomic clocks and neutral atoms, Benjamin Bloom (co-founder of Atom Computing) built the world’s fastest atomic clock, and it is considered the …

artificial intelligenceSelf-Driving Bus is Now Operating in Australia

First self-driving bus is now serving customers in New South Wales, Australia. It is serving the Marian Grove Retirement Village in Toormina, a suburb of Coffs Harbour. Using the BusBot app (iOS and Android), users will be able to hail …

artificial intelligenceNVIDIA AI Training in Seconds Instead of Hours or Days

Nvidia’s AI platform set eight records in training performance, including three in overall performance at scale and five on a per-accelerator basis. The AI platform now slashes through models that once took a whole workday to train in less than …

Pace of Super-technology Will Define the 21st Century

There are super-technologies which are emerging that will define the 21st century. The highest potential super-technologies are ones which will enhance intelligence and human control of the material world at molecular and other levels. The super-technologies are Genome editing applied …

physicsHoneywell Trapped Ion Quantum Computer

Honeywell Quantum Solutions has demonstrated record-breaking high fidelity quantum operations on their trapped-ion qubits. It is a major step towards producing the world’s most powerful quantum computer. Honeywell targets an operational trapped ion quantum computer by the end of 2019. …

diamondsQuantum Control in Nanodiamonds

Quantum coherence control usually requires low temperature environments. Even for nitrogen-vacancy center spins in diamond, a remarkable exception, the coherence signal is limited to about 700 K due to the quench of the spin-dependent fluorescence at a higher temperature. Here …