They’re Baaaccckkk…

Researchers at the University of Rochester and North Carolina State University have used neutrinos to send a message through 240 meters of rock.  Pretty neat!  Now, if they could just commercialize the transmitting and receive equipment from their billion dollar cost and acres size we could eliminate the need for all those Geo-synchronous satellites and just transmit straight line through the earth.

Researchers Send ‘Wireless’ Message Using Nutrinos

***************** In Other News *******************

Georgia Tech Pioneers New Ways of Teaching Service Robots

Just what questions should a robot ask a human for the robot to understand what the human wants?

New Educational Software Respond to Students’ Emotions in Real Time

Professors of Pshycology and Computer Science are teaming up from the University of Notre Dame, the University of Memphis and MIT to develop tutoring software that will instantly recognize changes in a students mood and adapt its responses accordingly.

Remember Bell Labs?

Welcome to the Post PC Era

 

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