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What a quantum computer is, and why it needs to be more

What a quantum computer is, and why it needs to be more

It would be the harbinger of an entirely new medium of calculation, harnessing the inexplicable powers of subatomic particles to obliterate the barriers of time in solving incalculable problems. Your part in making it happen may simply be to convince yourself that black is white and up is down.

November 12, 2018 by

Brazil Tech 2016: the year in review

Brazil Tech 2016: the year in review

We look at five key developments in technology this year for the Latin country, from continued investment from technology firms during the recession to the tech behind the Olympic Games.

December 29, 2016 by

Six key trends for Brazilian CIOs in 2016

Six key trends for Brazilian CIOs in 2016

With an ongoing recession, Brazilian CIOs will need to make ends meet. ZDNet talks to research country manager for Brazil at Gartner, Cassio Dreyfuss, about key trends for those of charge of technology for the new year.

January 4, 2016 by

A Willy Wonka elevator comes to life

Web Summit 2018: The era of elevators just going up and down is over. By taking away ropes and creating a whole new transport system, now elevators can move in every direction imaginable, changing urban mobility for all of us. Think of the Wonkavator from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, only in real life, and you have MULTI. Thyssenkrupp Elevator's CEO Andreas Schierenbeck gives the wider context about why such a futuristic innovation is crucial for our cities.

November 15, 2018 by

Airbus' airborne journey ahead

Web Summit 2018: Autonomous flight is no longer a sci-fi pipe dream. While we'll most likely first discover autonomous flight in the form of parcel delivery, Grazia Vittadini the newly-appointed Chief Technology Officer of Airbus sits down with Axel Bugge to give us a high-level look at how autonomy is set to impact drones, the future of helicopters, all the way up to commercial and freighter planes.

November 15, 2018 by

Is AI more hype than reality?

Web Summit 2018: Artificial intelligence is being hailed and feared, sometimes in equal measure, as the ultimate gamechanger. Onlookers wonder whether AI will deprive us of jobs, change how we run businesses or, on the flipside, fundamentally improve our quality of life. But is the reality that AI has actually been overhyped and is now severely under-delivering? We sit down with Greg Brockman, Nagraj Kashyap, Emily Orton and Jeremy Kahn as they talk AI.

November 15, 2018 by

Rethinking technology at large enterprises

Web Summit 2018: Modernising corporate IT means correcting the sins of the past to invigorate and innovate in the future. Procter & Gamble's CTO Alan Boheme draws on his wealth of experience to explore how large enterprises can transform their businesses in the digital age.

November 15, 2018 by

When man and machine get creative together

Web Summit 2018: It's become a common refrain to assume that robots will steal jobs outright and conquer the workforce, displacing human workers entirely. But in so many industries and settings, there's an in-between where man and machine are collaborating, interacting and sharing the stage. We join Nancy Bennett, Dor Skuler and Steve Ranger to talk about using machines to benefit our creative outputs.

November 15, 2018 by

Kace Kbox 1000

Kace Kbox 1000

The appliance format of the Kbox 1000 puts a new slant on systems management, making the process significantly easier, quicker and more affordable compared to traditional software-only solutions.

September 7, 2009 by

Citrix GoToMyPC 6.0

Citrix GoToMyPC 6.0

Cost aside, GoToMyPC 6.0 is a great service. It is extremely easy to install, has great features and most importantly, it just works.

April 8, 2007 by

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