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Cost of gene sequencing falls, raising hopes for medical advances

Posted in Hardware on 8th Mar, 2012 07:08 PM
by AlexMuller
In Silicon Valley, the line between computing and biology has begun to blur
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Why the new iPad is so huge for Apple

Posted in Hardware on 8th Mar, 2012 07:00 PM
by AlexMuller
yesterdays new iPad introduction was Apples most important event of the year.
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Nanomanufacturing Using DNA Origami

Posted in Hardware on 8th Mar, 2012 06:56 PM
by AlexMuller
Scientists have begun to harness DNA molecular machinery to build artificial structures at the nanoscale using the ability of pairs of DNA molecules to assemble into complex structures.
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An open source robo surgeon

Posted in Hardware on 8th Mar, 2012 12:32 AM
by AlexMuller
University of Washington researchers have developed medical robots with wing like arms, called Ravens, for robotic surgery.
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Skylon Spaceplane project working on pre cooler and heat exchanger

Posted in Hardware on 8th Mar, 2012 12:26 AM
by AlexMuller
Progress has been made on the helium loop, liquid nitrogen cooling system and the Viper engine ready for precooler testing to commence.
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Apple unveils new iPad with high definition screen

Posted in Hardware on 7th Mar, 2012 11:59 PM
by AlexMuller
It said the resolution of the display was 2,048 by 1,536 pixels. The tablet is also powered by a new A5X chip with improved graphics performance.
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SpaceX Passes Major Test

Posted in Hardware on 6th Mar, 2012 08:19 PM
by APM
The next step is a full launch and docking with the International Space Station.
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Why the interest in illegal cell phone jammers?

Posted in Hardware on 6th Mar, 2012 08:17 PM
by APM
Fancy gadgets that can be used to jam cell phone signals are illegal and potentially dangerous, experts say.
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HP Preps Laser Powered Chip of the Future

Posted in Hardware on 6th Mar, 2012 07:49 PM
by APM
By 2017, HP hopes to build a computer chip that includes 256 microprocessors tied together with beams of light.
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Raspberry Pi demand running at 700 per second

Posted in Hardware on 5th Mar, 2012 11:49 PM
by APM
Programming device has also attracted interest from a Middle East country planning to give one to every schoolgirl
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Cheetah robot breaks land speed record for bot with legs

Posted in Hardware on 5th Mar, 2012 11:41 PM
by APM
Cheetahs are the fastest animals on land, and now DARPAs Cheetah robot has become the fastest robot with legs.
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Sweden: the first country in Europe to get 4G LTE

Posted in Hardware on 5th Mar, 2012 11:21 PM
by APM
TeliaSonera was the first operator in the world to launch a 4G LTE network. Were talking December 2009 here, a full year before Verizon turned on their 4G LTE network
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iPad 3 sought after by one third of mobile web users

Posted in Hardware on 4th Mar, 2012 02:47 PM
by APM
About 30 percent of mobile web users plan to purchase the muchanticipated Apple iPad 3 upon its release N6BAKBGGQRPN
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Valve said to be working on Steam Box gaming console with partners

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Mar, 2012 05:02 PM
by APM
Valve, the company behind the massively popular gaming service Steam, has been considering getting into the hardware business.
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Proposed National Goal of doubling launches every year

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Mar, 2012 02:45 PM
by APM
Is it possible to double the number of permit holding private launches every year for the rest of the decade? That would mean 1,280 liftoffs in 2019 an average of 3 1/2 per day.
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Computer modelling: Brain in a box

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Mar, 2012 08:27 PM
by APM
Henry Markram wants 1 billion Euros to model the entire human brain. Sceptics dont think he should get it.
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