Since researching and writing about NSO Pegasus and Phantom, I have been watching for hacking developments. I came up with this. It’s a big deal that the US takes down a key Russian hacker who was very elusive and difficult to track down and has been stealing millions of dollars over a ten-year period. His […]
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AI Winners and Losers
USA versus China AI RACE OF THE SUPERPOWERS – UNITED STATES verses CHINA INTRODUCTION Here we discuss the race between these two superpowers on dominating this technology. The stakes are very high, and the race is in full flood.
TIME FOR TIME CRYSTALS A new technology that is gaining much attention is the time crystal. You will be wondering what a time crystal is. It has a name that seems more suited to science fiction book or movie or fantasy – or perhaps something out of “The Matrix”.
It is astonishing the developments of Artificial Intelligence ( AI ) in the past 10 years. It has become a dominant technology and that combined with other fast emerging or related technologies such as machine learning, big data, blockchain, graphical processing units (GPU’s), software algorithmic, software agents with faster PC speeds have accelerated the technology […]
Well after night vision I guess we kind of support the whole planet having clean drinking water as inexpensively as possible. Due to a scientific breakthrough at Cardiff University in the UK that is precisely what we have. Now there are a lot of ways to get clean water, advanced filtration systems, purifiers such as […]
Space Station Blues
Space – A National Treasure As the Chinese launched the rocket that will form part of their new space station on April 29 2021, efforts by the worlds scientists have failed to make space an “International community” of scientific endeavour. The current International Space station will soon fall in flames carrying with it the hopes […]
Turning Space Junk into Space Homes (updated)
Now that’s a plan! A story in Wired caught my eye this morning and got me investigating. An innovative space company is planning to capture space junk and turn it into habitats in space. It was an instant “wow thats so cool” moment. The Wired Article LINK How big a problem is this? Well National […]
Imagination Meets Reality
Movies closely map latest planetary explorers from Toyota We were struck by how often imagination from Sci Fi books to movies closely matches reality, and this brought it all home in two images. From Clarke patenting a geosynchronous elevator, to time travel and space travel sci fi leads the way. These pictures, one a movie […]
Too Little Too Late? UK buys 45% of Oneweb’s satellite technology
By Buying the bankrupt company OneWeb for cents on the dollar the UK and India make a play to join the new space race.
SPACE – A Record July I was amazed to read that this month alone some NINE space rockets will launch from Earth on mission varying from simple supply run to Mars exploration. All the news is about death and Covid and all the while teams of scientists all over the world are working on space […]