Mobile internet is faster than WiFi in 33 countries

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Mobile internet is faster than WiFi in 33 countries Eric Lafforgue/Art In All Of Us/Corbis via Getty Images It’s tempting to assume that a good WiFi hotspot will outpace modern cellular data, but that’s not necessarily true — in some countries, WiFi…

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NTT DoCoMo and Mitsubishi hit fastest 5G in-car speeds yet

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NTT DoCoMo and Mitsubishi hit fastest 5G in-car speeds yet NTT DoCoMo With the first 5G phones expected in 2019, carriers in the US and abroad are busy laying the groundwork for faster data speeds. Japan’s three biggest mobile networks are aiming…

Apple adds faster AMD Vega graphics options for 15-inch MacBook Pro

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Apple adds faster AMD Vega graphics options for 15-inch MacBook Pro Apple Apple has acted on its promise to give the 2018 MacBook Pro a much-appreciated graphics performance boost. You can now configure the higher-end 15-inch laptop with Radeon Pro Vega 16…

Google’s new ‘Squoosh’ app is designed to optimize your images

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Google’s new ‘Squoosh’ app is designed to optimize your images Google Aside from clamping down on deceptive websites, Google is also looking to make the web faster by taking the fight to cumbersome images. Cue a collective cheer from netizens everywhere. To…

Mercedes’ AI research could mean faster package delivery

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Mercedes’ AI research could mean faster package delivery It looked and worked like a Ferris wheel and it seemed like a good idea. Packages would sit in the basket and rotate for easy access when about to be delivered. Then a gallon…

Chimpanzees react faster to cooperate than make selfish choices

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Chimpanzees react faster to cooperate than make selfish choices When it comes to cooperation, there’s no monkey business in how some chimpanzees respond. These primates often make decisions faster that benefits others than themselves, according to a newly published University of Michigan…

Google shortcut makes G Suite Doc and Sheet creation faster

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Google shortcut makes G Suite Doc and Sheet creation faster JHVEPhoto via Getty Images Creating a new Google document on desktop isn’t that hard, but it could take a few steps to accomplish. You can go into your Gmail account and find…

Molecule-level ‘CT scans’ could lead to faster drug discovery

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Molecule-level ‘CT scans’ could lead to faster drug discovery polesnoy via Getty Images Scientists like to use x-rays when determining chemical structures to develop drugs, but it’s an agonizingly slow process. As they need large, pure crystals, it can take weeks or…

Dyson Airwrap styler review: I thought I’d like it more

Dyson Airwrap styler review: I thought I’d like it more

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Dyson Airwrap styler review: I thought I’d like it more Dyson makes some big claims about its Airwrap home hair styling multitool. Lower heat! Faster styling! Salon results! It’s the kind of product you come across when you pop into Sephora to…

IBM finally proves that quantum systems are faster than classicals

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IBM finally proves that quantum systems are faster than classicals ASSOCIATED PRESS In 1994, MIT professor of applied mathematics, Peter Shor, developed a groundbreaking quantum computing algorithm capable of factoring numbers (that is, finding the prime numbers for any integer N) using…

Samsung has figured out EUV, the holy grail of chipmaking

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Samsung has figured out EUV, the holy grail of chipmaking Pixabay Samsung has finally nailed a much-anticipated chip manufacturing technique that will help phones perform faster and keep their batteries juiced for longer. The company is now building 7-nanometer chips using extreme…

A faster Surface Laptop 2 is back, now in black

A faster Surface Laptop 2 is back, now in black

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A faster Surface Laptop 2 is back, now in black Last year’s Surface Laptop from Microsoft broke the mold for Surface devices. Microsoft had spent a good part of the past half-decade pushing the idea of Windows-powered slates and two-in-one hybrids, eventually…

Fast, accurate estimation of the Earth’s magnetic field for natural disaster detection: Deep neural networks to detect magnetic field anomalies for faster warnings before earthquakes and tsunamis

Fast, accurate estimation of the Earth’s magnetic field for natural disaster detection: Deep neural networks to detect magnetic field anomalies for faster warnings before earthquakes and tsunamis

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Fast, accurate estimation of the Earth’s magnetic field for natural disaster detection: Deep neural networks to detect magnetic field anomalies for faster warnings before earthquakes and tsunamis Researchers from Tokyo Metropolitan University have applied machine-learning techniques to achieve fast, accurate estimates of…

Samsung added LTE to the Chromebook Plus V2

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Samsung added LTE to the Chromebook Plus V2 Back in June, Samsung launched a follow-up to the Chromebook Plus, replacing the original’s ARM processor with a faster Intel chip and equipping it with a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera. Now, the tech giant has…

Scientists are spotting deep space radio wave bursts at faster rates

Scientists are spotting deep space radio wave bursts at faster rates

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Scientists are spotting deep space radio wave bursts at faster rates Fast radio bursts (FRBs) are brief but incredibly intense flashes of radio waves that originate outside of our galaxy, and these milliseconds-long bursts of light are rather mysterious since we don’t…