• China is Making the Largest Ocean Uranium Extraction Testing Facility

    China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) has commissioned a seawater uranium extraction test platform, said to be the largest such test platform to be built in the South China Sea. The new marine test platform has the ability to carry out material verification and amplification experiments in real ocean conditions. It looks like China is committing

  • Audialab Deep Sampling Uses AI to Make Unique New Sounds and Music

    Audialab, an innovative technology company specializing in using AI to help musicians and music producers, has debuted Deep Sampler, a new AI-powered tool that represents a paradigm shift in professional sound design. Deep Sampler is a novel technology that allows musicians to generate an infinite number of unique, never-before-heard sounds from one input sound and

  • WUBITS Launches New Features for Crypto Enthusiasts Seeking Connection and Innovation

    New York, United States, May 23rd, 2023, Chainwire The crypto community thrives on digital connections and exchanging ideas. The techno-activists Cypherpunks owe their rise to social media platforms, as does the birth of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. It’s no wonder that blockchain-based social networks are popping up left and right, ready to reward users with

  • Improved Renderings of the SpaceX Water Cooled Steel Plate Launch System

    Ryan Hansen completely redid all his models related to SpaceX water cooled steel plate launch system. The supply pipes and manifolds have been measured and accurately modeled. He was able to gather enough reference photos to get many of the dimensions for the plates and have sized those accordingly. #SpaceX has started making some progress

  • Tesla Megapacks Are About 30% of the Global Battery Energy Storage Market

    April was another strong month for the grid BESS market, with over 4GWh on new capacity entering operation across over 44 projects, a y-o-y increase of 75% compared to April 2022. For the full year 2023, a further 123GWh of capacity is planned to enter operation. In terms of new capacity announcements, over 27GWh was

  • Meta Fined $1.3 Billion for Transferring European Data to the USA

    Meta Platforms Ireland Limited (Meta IE) was issued a 1.2 billion euro fine by the Irish Data Protection Authority (IE DPA). This fine, which is the largest GDPR fine ever, was imposed for Meta’s transfers of personal data to the U.S. The EDPB found that Meta IE’s infringement is very serious since it concerns transfers

  • Researchers Accurately Simulate 100 Million Atoms With Machine Learning

    Harvard researchers bring the accuracy, sample efficiency, and robustness of deep equivariant neural networks to the simulate 44 million atoms. This is achieved through a combination of innovative model architecture, massive parallelization, and models and implementations optimized for efficient GPU utilization. The resulting Allegro architecture bridges the accuracy speed tradeoff of atomistic simulations and enables

  • Immutable and MetaStudio Announce Partnership to Enhance the Gaming Metaverse

    Braga, Portugal, May 22nd, 2023, Chainwire MetaStudio, a renowned Portuguese game studio, has announced a new partnership with Immutable, a leading Ethereum Layer 2 scaling solution provider, aimed at transforming the gaming metaverse. MetaStudio has been recognized for its innovative games and games-as-a-service offerings, along with their unique non-fungible token (NFT), Rune Realms, which offers

  • Global Population Implosion to Less Than 200 Million People in 2300

    The replacement fertility rate is 2.1 but Korea has a fertility rate of 0.78 and many countries like China are at 1.18. South Korea is the only country that has fertility rate under 1 based on 2020 OECD statistics. According to the 2022 Census Report by Statistics Korea, the total fertility rate — the average

  • IBM Goal of 100,000 Qubit Quantum Supercomputer by 2033

    IBM Research has a goal of scaling quantum systems to a size where they’ll be capable of solving the world’s most challenging problems. IBM wants to deploy a quantum-centric supercomputer powered by 100,000 qubits by 2033. IBM has laid out a roadmap to reach 1000 qubit processors this year and 4000 qubits within two years.

  • Super General Intelligence Versus A Non-Fragile Civilization

    The increase in the capabilities of Artificial Intelligence has increased fears of the risks of uncontrollable AI. There has been a call to pause AI experiments. However, many of those who signed the letter, like Elon Musk, knew that there was no chance for a pause to be implemented. They merely wanted to be on

  • The Best Open Large Language Models

    Huggingface has a table with ratings on the quality of large language models. The 🤗 Open LLM Leaderboard aims to track, rank and evaluate LLMs and chatbots as they are released. They evaluate models on 4 key benchmarks from the Eleuther AI Language Model Evaluation Harness , a unified framework to test generative language models