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2011-02-17 08:38:26

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Think you're overloaded with information? Not even close. According to this study, which calculated the world's total technological capacity- how much information humankind is able to store, communicate, and compute. "We live in a world where economies, political freedom and cultural growth increasingly depend on our technological capabilities," lead author Martin Hilbert of the USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, was quoted as saying. "This is the...

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2011-02-10 14:00:00

Think you're overloaded with information? Not even close. A study appearing on Feb. 10 in Science Express, an electronic journal that provides select Science articles ahead of print, calculates the world's total technological capacity "” how much information humankind is able to store, communicate and compute. "We live in a world where economies, political freedom and cultural growth increasingly depend on our technological capabilities," said lead author Martin Hilbert of the USC...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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