This is possibly a more tech-optimistic look at how scientific convergence will allow the world to not only recover but even prosper by looking at hardware improvements in ways other than Moore's Law. Nanotronics is looking at similar approaches to improve Fab efficiencies to make these devices.
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Chris Pinkham was walking through a data center that would one day house Amazon's seminal cloud computing service -- the Elastic Compute Cloud -- when he came face-to-face with a cage of Google machines.
Computer scientists made a chip that processes information like neurons, but works with light
Neural networks using light could lead to superfast computing.