Forget 1's and 0's—The Microchip Gets Rethunk Using Probability

Today's computer chips spend a lot of time on probability-based calculations, from your Amazon recommendations to determining fraudulent credit card purchases. By using probability instead of 1's and 0's, those statistical calculations can be done more simply, efficiently, and faster. » 8/17/10 11:40pm 8/17/10 11:40pm