Archive: 08/02/2005

Apple Intros 'Mighty Mouse'

Apple today introduced Mighty Mouse, its next generation mouse with several innovative new features that make using a Mac even more powerful and easy. Mighty Mouse features the revolutionary Scroll Ball tha ...

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Human cerebellum, cortex age in different ways

Researchers have found that the two primary areas of the human brain appear to age in radically different ways. The cortex used in higher-level thought undergoes more extensive changes with age than the cerebellum, which ...

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A New Twist to Dating an Asteroid

It turns out you can’t judge an asteroid by its cover, according to a recent study in the journal Nature. Or at least you can’t accurately date a certain asteroid called 433 Eros by counting the impact craters on its ...

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Report finds online attacks shift toward profit

IBM reported that virus-laden emails and criminal driven security attacks increased by 50 percent in the first half of 2005 - underscored by a significant rise in 'customized' attacks on the government, financial services, ...

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A new spin on silicon

'Orbitronics' could keep silicon-based computing going after today's technology reaches its limits For about 40 years, the semiconductor industry has been able to continually shrink the electronic components on silicon ch ...

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Caltech Scientists Create Tiny Photon Clock

In a new development that could be useful for future electronic devices, applied physicists at the California Institute of Technology have created a tiny disk that vibrates steadily like a tuning fork while it is pumped with ...

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