The total number of Windows passwords you can construct using eight keyboard characters is vast: one followed by 16 zeros, or near enough.
Gone in six hours.
Plus you get to heat your house at the same time.
Jens Steube, author of the pasword cracking tool hashcat, can make your SHA-1 password cracking tool 25% faster.
Just like that.
World abuzz over single-atom transistor which "may yield computer with unparalleled computational efficiency"
How far can nanotech go?
The University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney today officially announced the publication of a paper entitled A single-atom transistor. And there, it would seem, you have it. What more is there to say?