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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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Robot Fish Moves to the Head of the School

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Mar, 2012 08:05 PM
by APM
researchers have discovered that by mimicking nature, a robotic fish can transform into a leader of live ones.
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The $46 iPhone Geiger counter

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Mar, 2012 07:51 PM
by APM
Japanese non profit organization Radiation Watch has released a $46 Geiger Counter iPhone peripheral
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MIT researchers develop a new approach to producing 3D microchips.

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Mar, 2012 07:25 PM
by APM
A new approach to MEMS design that enables engineers to design 3D configurations, using existing fabrication processes
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Giving waste water the power to clean itself

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Mar, 2012 07:21 PM
by APM
A technique that combines two forms of renewables, one relying on bacteria and the other on salt water, generates electricity and cleans waste water at the same time.
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Apple iPad 3 expected on 7 March following press event

Posted in Hardware on 28th Feb, 2012 09:09 PM
by APM
Apple has announced an event on 7 March at which the company is expected to launch its latest iPad tablet.
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IBM makes significant breakthrough towards scalable quantum computers

Posted in Hardware on 28th Feb, 2012 02:29 PM
by APM
IBM seems ready to truly pave the way for quantum computers.
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Hardware Startups Look to China

Posted in Hardware on 28th Feb, 2012 02:18 PM
by APM
Shenzhen, China, is a long way from Silicon Valley. But for startups that want to create the next iPhone, it may be the best place to get their businesses off the ground.
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Drone makers cashing in as war tactics evolve

Posted in Hardware on 28th Feb, 2012 01:12 AM
by APM
They are deadly, hard to detect and fast becoming one of the most sought after weapons in the air defence industry.
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