Yale Team Provides Interesting Insights on Schrödinger's Cat

Yale Team Provides Interesting Insights on Schrödinger's Cat

In his hypothetical experiment in 1935, Austrian physicist Erwin Schrödinger offered interesting ideas about the Copenhagen interpretation of quantum mechanics. Yale physicists have added a twist to Schrödinger's cat concept. They have now provided Schrödinger's cat a second box to play in, which may prove beneficial in quantum computing.

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New Software Enables Force Touch Features in Any Smartphone

New Software Enables Force Touch Features in Any Smartphone

New software based on ultrasonics has been developed by a team research students and their professor at the University of Michigan, to add force touch capabilities to any smartphone. Currently, only Apple's flagship iPhone 6s has been powered with innovative force-sensitive features.

The new software has been named ForcePhone and utilizes the two most common components of every smartphone, a microphone and a speaker, to achieve what only handful OEM manufacturers have been able to do.

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Intel acquires Itseez to strengthen navigation for self-driving cars

Intel acquires Itseez to strengthen navigation for self-driving cars

With an aim to develop better navigation for self-driving cars, Intel has acquired a Russian company called Itseez, a specialist in computer vision. For now, the financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed.

Itseez, a San Francisco-based company, makes computer vision algorithms and software. The company has many products, including many for automobiles. Doug Davis, Intel senior vice president and general manager of its Internet of Things Group (IOTG), said about the deal that Itseez will prove very important for Intel’s Internet of Things Group roadmap.

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Facebook will serve Ads to Non-Users

Facebook will serve Ads to Non-Users

Facebook boasts of its advertising network being a massive business operation, which has been instrumental in generating revenue of $5 billion during the latest quarter. However, the social networking website is all set to take a step ahead be becoming the Internet’s advertising exchange as the company reveals its move to begin displaying advertisements to non-users across the web.

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Salesforce To Use AWS For International Infrastructure Expansion

Salesforce To Use AWS For International Infrastructure Expansion

Salesforce already uses Amazon Web Services (AWS) to meet its certain cloud-based requirements; both the companies have now entered an agreement to increase the scope further and make AWS the preferred public cloud infrastructure provider of Salesforce.

Value of the agreement has been found to be nearly $400 million spread over a period of the coming four years. The information was disclosed in the documents received by the US Securities and Exchange Commission from Salesforce.

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New snake species found in Bahamas is calm and mild-mannered

New snake species found in Bahamas is calm and mild-mannered

A new snake species has been found in the Bahamas recently. It is described as calm and mild-mannered. In July last year, the silver reptile was discovered on a silver palm tree on Conception Island, an uninhabited nature reserve. The species was named as the silver boa or Chilabothrus argentums. The discovery was documented in the journal Breviora.

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South Koreans can now have dessert as hangover cure

South Koreans can now have dessert as hangover cure

South Koreans are among the heaviest drinkers in the world. They can now have a hangover cure for dessert. Recently, a convenience store has come up with a grapefruit-flavored ice cream bar, which, as per it, can relieve an individual from the effects of a rough night out.

It holds a lot of significance in a country wherein work culture motivates after-hour drinking during week nights to decide on deals and encourage teamwork.

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