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Better than sci-fi: 7 computers of the future

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Evan Hoovler
Apr 14, 2014

Thanks to TV and the movies, we have had a lot of concepts for what a future computer might look like: Fast, artificially intelligent, and even sentient. But it might be surprising to learn that scientists are already working on actual computers that are even more high-tech than the ones in fiction. Here are seven futuristic computing technologies that have us already prepared to wave the white flag and welcome our logic-driven overlords, should they ever achieve consciousness.

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