Compaq is expected to announce a direct sales strategy in the US this week, called the Entrepreneur programme and aimed at small and medium businesses. Products will be sold over the Internet but fulfilled via the local reseller to minimise conflict with existing channel partners. Compaq has no plans to implement a similar system in Europe at the moment.
IBM and Technical University of Munich team demonstrate how Shor's algorithm, which can't be cracked by conventional computers, can be solved quickly with quantum computing
Hubble Space Telescope finds superflares from young red dwarfs could strip away planetary atmosphere
Younger stars are 100 to 1,000 times more energetic than when they're older
Two of the big four supermarkets will use the system to control sales of restricted products
PUBG news and updates: November's Update #23 to bring new Skorpion pistol and changes to blue zone visibility
Genuinely useful side-arm coming to PUBG in Update #23