Intel is one step closer to mass production of quantum processors

October 11, 2017

Category: Computing, Hardware

Quantum computing is far from fiction but it is also out of reach for consumers and businesses with limited budgets. Intel has announced that it has successfully produced a 17-qubit superconducting chip for QuTech. Intel fabricates quantum chips, QuTech runs […]

Why Controlling Public Cloud Costs is so Difficult and What to Do About It

September 13, 2017

Of all the reasons to move to public cloud solutions during the past decade, reducing computing costs has perennially ranked as a top driver. That remains true today – in its most recent cloud computing survey of more than 900 […]

Huawei overtakes Apple to become world’s second-largest smartphone company

September 6, 2017

Category: Mobile, Smartphones

According to a new report from market research firm Counterpoint, Huawei has surpassed Apple to become the second largest smartphone company in the world. The Chinese firm achieved the feat consistently for the month of June and July. The first […]

Computing, Software & Applications

The 10 essential tools for JavaScript developers

October 18, 2017

Via: Info World

JavaScript, by being the language supported in all mainstream browsers, has been key to the development of browser-based web apps, garnering attention from multitudes of developers while being fitted with new capabilities nearly every year. Naturally, an ecosystem of frameworks […]

Cybersecurity, Security

GitHub Introduces Dependency Graph and Security Alerts

October 17, 2017

Via: InfoQ

At its Universe conference, GitHub has announced a number of features aiming to make your code more protected. These include a dependency graph and, built on top of the former, security alerts. Additionally, GitHub now provides a recommender, which promises […]

Mobile, Smartphones

Future iPhones could have screens that fold in half

October 17, 2017

Via: Mashable

The iPhone X isn’t even out yet and there’s already chatter about Apple’s plans for the iPhone in 2020. A report from The Bell (via Korea’s The Investor) claims Apple has created a “task force” to create a foldable screen, […]