A New Kind of Microchip Mimics the Human Brian in Real Time

A New Kind of Microchip Mimics the Human Brian in Real Time

A team of scientists in Switzerland has managed to cram 11,011 electrodes onto a single two-millimeter-by-two-millimeter piece of silicon to create a microchip that works just like an actual brain. The best part about this so-called neuromorphic chips? They can feel.

Don’t over interpret the word “feel”…

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Microsoft pushes HomeOS further with Lab of Things, but where’s the mobile angle? — Tech News and Analysis

Microsoft pushes HomeOS further with Lab of Things, but where’s the mobile angle? — Tech News and Analysis

Microsoft has launched what it calls its Lab of Things, a cloud-based framework that links to the company’s HomeOS, which monitors and controls connected devices inside home environments. The Lab of Things arrived Monday at the Microsoft Research event, and apparently HomeOS has been around for a while….

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Google reportedly wants to launch its own online pay TV service — paidContent

Google reportedly wants to launch its own online pay TV service — paidContent

Google is talking to media companies about licensing live TV programming and streaming it on the internet, the WSJ reported Tuesday afternoon, citing unidentified sources.
The article doesn’t say how far the discussions have gotten or which networks Google is talking with, but “in at least one case,…

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New MashModo theme – unofficial pre release

New MashModo theme – unofficial pre release

This is the MashModo theme. The MashModo theme is a tribute to Mashable and Gizmodo web designs. I was really intrigued by Mashables menu bar and how much it frees up the head of a website. I also found Gizmodo’s excerpt post design very useful. This theme is not to take away from these two great implementations of web design but to tribute to it….

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