Physicists Just Achieved The First-Ever Quantum Teleportation Between Computer Chips

(Westend61/Getty Images) PHYSICS Physicists Just Achieved The First-Ever Quantum Teleportation Between Computer Chips  DAVID NIELD 31 DEC 2019 As 2019 winds to a close, the journey towards fully realised quantum computing continues: physicists have been able to demonstrate quantum teleportation between two computer chips for the first time. Put simply, this breakthrough means that information was passed […]

3 ways to teach a robot dog new tricks for war

3 ways to teach a robot dog new tricks for war By: Kelsey D. Atherton       The Legged Squad Support System, a BigDog relative, was tested by the Marine Corps in 2014. Legged robot iteration and innovation has progressed since then. (Sarah Dietz / Marine Corps)  When it comes to robots that can accompany humans into […]

A new $5M competition to help the Pentagon detect deepfakes

A new $5M competition to help the Pentagon detect deepfakes By: Nathan Strout     In this Monday, July 1, 2019, photo Hany Farid, a digital forensics expert at the University of California at Berkeley, gestures as he views video clips in his office in Berkeley, Calif. Congress established a $5 million prize competition in the annual national […]