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Despite being late to the market, Nvidia is showing it can keep up with the latest technological advances in LTE technology. Quantum computers, which have recently been bought by Google and Lockheed Martin, aren't just sophisticated computers, they need to operate at near absolute zero temperatures to deliver their quantum effects, and that's a tricky problem. By the wireless power invested in me, I now pronounce you a couple. Two wireless charging companies combine and agree on a single power standard. During the Iraq war, the U.S. military used open-source data, from news reports to Facebook photos, to help detect patterns in the violence. The six finalists of the Publishing Hackathon held over the weekend in New York focus on discovering books in new ways -- whether it's by browsing book jackets or getting recommendations based on your web browser history. A new startup is using financial incentives and penalties to help employers encourage their employees to lose weight and lower their risk for chronic disease. Knewton, a New York-based adaptive learning startup, has partnered with education publisher Macmillan. Many publishers treat obnoxious comments as a problem to be solved -- Above the Law takes the opposite approach, and embraces readers as they are.