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Graphene could deliver Internet speeds upto a hundred times faster
15 07 13

The use of graphene in telecommunications could dramatically accelerate internet speeds by up to a hundred times, according to new research by scientists at the University of Bath. Read More...

Microscopy technique could help computer industry develop nanoscale 3-D components
26 06 13

A technique developed several years ago at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) for improving optical microscopes now has been applied to monitoring the next generation of computer chip circuit components, potentially providing the semiconductor industry with a crucial tool for improving chips for the next decade or more. Read More...

Surprising turns in magnetic thin films could lead to better data storage
18 06 13

A magnetic phenomenon newly discovered by MIT researchers could lead to much faster, denser and more energy-efficient chips for memory and computation. Read More...

IBM researchers make worlds smallest movie using atoms
31 05 13

Scientists from IBM today unveiled the world’s smallest movie, made with one of the tiniest elements in the universe: atoms. Named “A Boy and His Atom,” the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS verified movie used thousands of precisely placed atoms to create nearly 25 Read More...

Researchers build an all optical transistor
05 07 13

An optical switch that can be turned on by a single photon could point toward new designs for both classical and quantum computers. Read More...

Nanotechnology research to advance optical computing
21 06 13

A research team at Swinburne University of Technology has overcome a fundamental law of optical science that could lead to faster and more energy-efficient optical computing. Read More...

Data highways for quantum information on nanowires
13 06 13

Researchers at the Vienna University of Technology quantum mechanically couple atoms to glass fiber cables. Now, they have shown that their technique enables storage of quantum information over a sufficiently long period of time to realize global quantum networks based on optical fibers. Read More...

Quest for quantum computing advanced
31 05 13

Scientistst investigating the properties of ultra-thin films of new materials are helping bring quantum computing one step closer to reality Read More...

World record in silicon integrated nanophotonics. More energy efficiency in data communication
03 07 13

Researchers of the Institute of Electrical and Optical Communications Engineering (INT) at the University of Stuttgart and the Institut für Mikroelektronik Stuttgart (IMS CHIPS) achieved a new world record in the energy efficient integration in silicon. Read More...

New method to distinguish between neighbouring quantum bits
18 06 13

Researchers at the University of New South Wales have proposed a new way to distinguish between quantum bits that are placed only a few nanometres apart in a silicon chip, taking them a step closer to the construction of a large scale quantum computer. Read More...

New tasks become as simple as waving a hand with brain computer interfaces
12 06 13

Small electrodes placed on or inside the brain allow patients to interact with computers or control robotic limbs simply by thinking about how to execute those actions. Read More...

Fujitsu to Offer Worlds Smallest Slimmest and Lightest Contact Free Vein Sensor
30 05 13

Continuous image capture and automatic verification enable same convenient palm vein authentication, can easily be incorporated into slim PCs and tablets Read More...