Why the world needs better and more robust ways of measuring time

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Important systems like GPS and mobile communications are completely dependent on error-prone time measurement services
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Important systems like GPS and mobile communications are completely dependent on error-prone time measurement services

Critical infrastructure and systems such as GPS rely on time-keeping mechanisms that are far too easily subverted or prone to error

Time is the hidden and fragile basis of our digital civilisation. The more efficient, integrated and faster our systems become - for communications, energy, transport, financial services - the more...

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