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An algorithm that assesses the quality of Wikipedia articles could reassure visitors and help focus editors on entries that need improving, say the computer scientists who developed it.
America’s spy agency has been tapping links between global data centers of the Internet giants.
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The way DNA strands contract when they come into contact with viruses could lead to cheap and simple pathogen detectors, say physicists.
The ability to distribute entangled particles is an enabling technology for a quantum internet. That may explain why Japanese telco NTT is so interested in mastering the technology.
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"Capillary charges", which act like magnetic poles on the surface of liquids, can pull millimetre-sized building blocks together, a technique that promises a new era of mesoscopic-scale manufacturing.