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Silicon rival MoS2 promises small, low energy chips

Posted in Hardware on 5th Dec, 2011 09:40 PM
by APM
The first computer chip made out of a substance described as a promising alternative to silicon has been tested by researchers.
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Senseg demonstrates new technology that creates textures on flat screens

Posted in Hardware on 4th Dec, 2011 10:07 PM
by APM
Senseg's technology would allow you to feel textures on a tablet's screen
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Apple iPhone spontaneously combusts aboard flight in Australia

Posted in Hardware on 28th Nov, 2011 11:51 PM
by APM
An Apple iPhone spontaneously began smoking and emitting a red glow ...
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Starfish-inspired 'soft' robot squeezes under obstacles

Posted in Hardware on 28th Nov, 2011 11:31 PM
by APM
A soft robot inspired by squid and starfish can crawl, undulate, and squeeze under obstacles
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New nanoparticle electrode could help bolster renewable energy

Posted in Hardware on 27th Nov, 2011 09:36 PM
by APM
A new electrode developed at Stanford University could enable batteries that are big and economical enough for large-scale energy storage of renewable energy
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Robotic prison wardens to patrol South Korean prison

Posted in Hardware on 26th Nov, 2011 12:32 AM
by APM
Robot wardens are about to join the ranks of South Korea's prison service.
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Our 4G future

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Nov, 2011 08:18 PM
by APM
Over the last week, I've had a taste of our mobile future
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China overtakes US as world's largest smartphone market

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Nov, 2011 08:04 PM
by APM
China has become the world's largest smartphone market by volume after it overtook the US in the third quarter...
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Bionic contact lens to project emails before eyes

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Nov, 2011 08:40 PM
by APM
A new generation of contact lenses that project images in front of the eyes is a step closer after successful animal trials!
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Sci-fi desk of the future

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Nov, 2011 01:55 AM
by APM
This Is What the Desk of the Future Looks Like [VIDEO]
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Peter Thiel To The New Yorker: I Dont Consider [The iPhone] To Be A Technological Breakthrough

Posted in Hardware on 21st Nov, 2011 09:26 PM
by APM
his main lament is that America the country that invented the modern assembly line, the skyscraper, the airplane, and the personal computer has lost its belief in the future
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3D printing sees more of New York with Shapeways new facility, $5.1M funding

Posted in Hardware on 20th Nov, 2011 01:45 AM
by APM
3D printing company Shapeways is opening up its own production facility (VentureBeat)
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Why Artifical Intelligence Is Closer Than We Realize

Posted in Hardware on 20th Nov, 2011 01:07 AM
by APM
with huge increases in computing power, are we actually making any progress to strong AI?
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IBM blue gene can scale to 100 petaflops

Posted in Hardware on 18th Nov, 2011 08:41 PM
by APM
EETimes - IBMs officially unveiled its next generation Blue Gene/Q (BGQ) supercomputer
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Keeping Moore's Law going at 7 nanometers

Posted in Hardware on 17th Nov, 2011 01:56 AM
by APM
Researchers are already trying to figure out what devices might succeed FinFETs and UTB SOIs, to continue Moore's Law scaling.
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Mimicking the brain, in silicon

Posted in Hardware on 16th Nov, 2011 10:52 PM
by APM
New computer chip models how neurons communicate with each other at synapses.
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