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Nanotube electrodes may lead to solar cells at a fraction of the current cost

Posted in Hardware on 19th Apr, 2012 03:58 AM
by AlexMuller
carbon nanotubes are an efficient alternative for platinum electrodes in solar cells, according to new research
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SpaceX Dragon ship set for station visit

Posted in Hardware on 17th Apr, 2012 11:59 PM
by AlexMuller
The first cargo resupply mission to the space station to be carried out by a commercial operator is likely to be on 30 April, the US space agency says.
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Smartwatch breaks record for Kickstarter funding

Posted in Hardware on 17th Apr, 2012 11:41 PM
by AlexMuller
An electronic paper watch designed by a Canadian entrepreneur to work alongside smartphones has raised more than $3m
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An Exclusive Look Inside The Foxconn Factory

Posted in Hardware on 15th Apr, 2012 11:50 PM
by AlexMuller
Shenzhen China is home to one of the worlds largest and most talked about factories.
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Valve researcher focuses on wearable computing

Posted in Hardware on 15th Apr, 2012 11:42 PM
by AlexMuller
Michael Abrash, a top video game technical expert, has begun a research project to create wearable computing for video game publisher Valve.
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Scientists create a basic, crab powered computer

Posted in Hardware on 15th Apr, 2012 12:23 AM
by AlexMuller
Were prepared for all sorts of nightmare scenarios of the end of modern society, But mankind's downfall may instead be caused by trillions of crabs,
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Dual focus contact lens prototypes ordered by Pentagon

Posted in Hardware on 13th Apr, 2012 05:44 PM
by AlexMuller
The Pentagon has put in an order for prototype contact lenses that give users a much wider field of vision.
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Quantum computing: Is it possible, and should you care?

Posted in Hardware on 13th Apr, 2012 05:33 PM
by AlexMuller
What is a quantum computer and when can I have one?
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Robots Will Drive, Bust Through A Wall, And Make Repairs In DARPAs New Robotics Challenge

Posted in Hardware on 12th Apr, 2012 01:36 PM
by AlexMuller
In the event of a natural or man made disaster, its always better to put robots in harms way instead of humans
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A step toward the quantum Internet

Posted in Hardware on 12th Apr, 2012 01:17 PM
by AlexMuller
The first elementary quantum network based on interfaces between single atoms and photons has been developed
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Printable houses are coming

Posted in Hardware on 12th Apr, 2012 01:07 PM
by AlexMuller
The first printed homes will be coming soon, says World Future Society blogger Thomas Frey.
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A new dimension for solar energy

Posted in Hardware on 10th Apr, 2012 05:15 PM
by AlexMuller
Innovative 3D designs from an MIT team can more than double the solar power generated from a given area.
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Super Turing machine learns and evolves

Posted in Hardware on 10th Apr, 2012 03:36 PM
by AlexMuller
an expert in neural networks, has taken Alan Turings work to its next logical step.
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Autonomys private cloud, the largest of its kind, surpasses 50 petabytes

Posted in Hardware on 10th Apr, 2012 03:24 PM
by AlexMuller
Autonomys private cloud for businesses has now surpassed 50 petabytes to extend its lead as the worlds largest private cloud
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Intel SSD to boost Windows 8 boot, wake times

Posted in Hardware on 8th Apr, 2012 03:31 PM
by AlexMuller
Theres nothing like a solid state drive to speed up PC performance. And Intel now offers a small capacity SSD to boost the performance of systems that are based on hard disk drives.
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Like Google Glass? Then youll LOVE these Google Glass clones

Posted in Hardware on 7th Apr, 2012 11:32 AM
by AlexMuller
Google Glass, the tech giants foray into augmented reality and the new wave of mobile computing, is reportedly already stirring up competing products from its rivals
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