Archive: 08/09/2004

The Makeup of Comets

A new method for looking at the composition of comets using ground-based telescopes has been developed by chemists at UC Davis. Remnants from the formation of our solar system, the makeup of comets gives clues about how the ...

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AMD64 Is The Force Behind Star Wars

At Siggraph today, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that AMD Opteron™ processor-based servers and workstations are providing the digital backbone for the final Star Wars prequel, Episode III: “Revenge of the Sith.” The AM ...

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ANSI Establishes Nanotechnology Standards Panel

The American National Standards Institute announced today the formation of the Nanotechnology Standards Panel (ANSI-NSP), a new coordinating body for the development of standards in the area of nanotechnology. Nanotechnolo ...

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Sony successful with AIXTRON Planetary Reactor

AIXTRON is delighted to announce the purchase and successful start-up of an AIX 2600G3 system by Sony. The system is capable to grow on multiple wafer configurations ranging from 3" to 6" diameter and is equipped for pro ...

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First 3G Smart-Card Handset

NTT DoCoMo, Inc. and its eight regional subsidiaries announced that they will market the FOMA® "F900iC", which is the first 3G smart-card handset that is compatible with i-mode FeliCa Service for mobile wallet applic ...

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