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computer : one that computes; specifically : a programmable usually electronic device that can store, retrieve, and process data — Webster
Computer is a general purpose device which can be programmed to carry out a finite set of arithmetic or logical operations. Since a sequence of operations can be readily changed, the computer can solve more than one kind of problem. — Wikipedia
How to Criticize Computer Scientists: Humorous essay outlining how to effectively insult a computer scientist (Douglas E. Comer, Purdue University)
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The retailer has been phasing out automated pickup towers as curbside services have become popular.
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One expert warns that the field is overpromising, while another says his firm is on the verge of building "useful" machines.
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Researchers have advanced the development of molecule-based materials that can serve as light-addressable fundamental quantum bits.
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- Synthetic gelatin-like material mimics lobster...on April 23, 2021 at 4:00 am
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) MIT researchers fabricated a synthetic hydrogel that mimics the stretch and strength of a lobster's underbelly. The material could provide a blueprint for stretchy protective fabrics and artificial tissues.
- Quantum steering for more precise measurementson April 23, 2021 at 4:00 am
(University of Basel) Quantum systems consisting of several particles can be used to measure magnetic or electric fields more precisely. A young physicist at the University of Basel has now proposed a new scheme for such measurements that uses a particular kind of correlation between quantum particles.
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(Stanford University) A new sort of optical device allows engineers to change the frequencies of individual photons, putting new capabilities in engineers' hands.
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(Shinshu University) Strawberry geranium (Saxifraga stolonifera) has been used in Japan as a herbal medicine to treat wounds and swelling, and continues to be an ingredient in food and cosmetics. Pharmacological studies have shown that extracts of strawberry geranium have antioxidant and antitumor activities. However, the anti-inflammatory effect of strawberry geranium on the skin had not been well characterized.
- University of Maryland and Mid-Atlantic Quantum...on April 23, 2021 at 4:00 am
(University of Maryland) The incubator seeks to launch and grow new startups and to connect quantum businesses with mentors, existing companies, funding and infrastructure--all to create or advance quantum-based technologies
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One expert warns that the field is overpromising, while another says his firm is on the verge of building “useful” machines -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
- An IBM AI Debates Humans--but It's Not Yet the...by Bret Stetka on March 17, 2021 at 8:15 pm
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