Libertarian and Bitcoin Miner John McAfee is Dead

In 1987, John McAfee founded McAfee Associates, a computer anti-virus company and in recent years he was active promoting Libertarian politics. John McAfee was imprisoned in Spain on charges of tax evasion. John was found dead in his jail cell. McAfee was a libertarian, advocating the decriminalization of cannabis, an end to the war on …

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Give Facebook Data Access or Pay

Apple iOS 14.5 requires all apps to ask for permission before data is shared. Facebook and Instagram have notices that if you do not share your data with them that there may be future charges. Apple’s App Store forbid apps from offering incentives for users to allow themselves to be tracked. I don’t Apple or …

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Current Uncontrolled Technology Versus Uncontrollable AGI

A fear of many who are familiar with AI and technology is that Artificial intelligence could progress to the point where it is rapidly self-improving and not controllable by humanity. The scenarios is that Artificial General Intelligence will become more powerful and more intelligent than humans and it will circumvent all human control. Currently, there …

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US and Europe Financial Leaders Signal Central Bank Digital Currencies

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has just gave a zoom conference with two of his European counterparts that there is the possibility of Central Bank Digital Currencies. Jerome Powell talked about a possible move to Central Bank Digital Currencies. He said this would be slow but transparent process which would require specific authorization from Congress. …

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IonQ Quantum Computer 4 Million Quantum Volume and 16X Error Correction

IonQ trapped ion quantum computer is completing a $2 billion SPAC merger which will give it about $600 million in cash to fund its quantum computer developments. IonQ indicates that its 32 qubit trapped ion quantum computer can achieve a quantum volume of 4 million. Honeywell has the leading commercial quantum computer (also trapped ion) …

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Honeywell Commercial Quantum Computer Hits 512 Quantum Volume – Four Times Better Than 2020

Honeywell has upgraded the commercial trapped ion quantum computer System Model H1 and achieved a quantum volume of 512. This is four times higher than when it was released in September 2020 with a quantum volume of 128. This is the highest measured on a commercial quantum computer to date. It is the third time …

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