China is losing space in the supercomputer race

The supercomputer race is alive and well; and China seems to be losing space to the list of top 500 supercomputers in the world, published every six months. As the BBC notes, the US has maintained its position, holding first and second places with the world’s two most powerful computers. At the top is the Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

In the USA again the No1 supercomputer in the world

A new American supercomputer named “Summit” literally won the top of supercomputers, being the most powerful and “smart” in the world. “Summit” is based at the US Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in Tennessee and reaches 200,000 trillion petaflops. The title of the No. 1 supercomputer so far housed Chinese “Sunway TaihuLight” of Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

IBM: Five technological developments that will change the world in the next five years

© Provided by: PROTO THEMA S.A. rompot-kosmos Every year, IBM Research, the research arm of the largest US IT company IBM, makes public its forecasts of the five major technological developments over the next five years that will have a major impact on society and the economy. IBM’s research laboratories around the world are tracking Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Artificial Intelligence: What it is and how it dramatically changes our world

©naftemporiki.gr Artificial Intelligence: What it is and how it dramatically changes our world Artificial Intelligence has been impressively evolving in recent years and -although it is often a matter of exaggeration or even destruction scenarios- it is enough to focus on real technological progress to realize its exciting potential. By avoiding technical terminology, an artificial Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

The first quantum processor with 50 quantum ‘bits’ is true

Another milestone in the long way to creating quantum computing was achieved by the big US company IBM, which announced it has created the first processor with 50 quantum “bits” or qubits. This is the first time a company achieves this, which gives a comparative advantage to IBM against Google and other technology companies involved Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …