Archive: 03/20/2006

'Quaero' becoming a reality

Nearly a year after its launch, the European multimedia search engine "Quaero" looks more like a high-tech reality than its critics had initially taken to be.

Mar 20, 2006 3.8 / 5 (12) 0

High bills may put damper on mobile growth

Gone are the days when cell phones are used simply to make phone calls. For any trend-conscious user, having a built-in camera is de rigueur, while an MP3 player combined with the mobile phone is a must-have ...

Mar 20, 2006 3 / 5 (1) 0

Networking: 'Corridor Warriors'

They are called "corridor warriors." They're the 21st century's revised version of "road warriors," those late-20th-century business professionals, last seen scurrying about airports, with mobile phones attached to their ...

Mar 20, 2006 2.5 / 5 (10) 0

Researchers find fat gene

Rutgers researchers have identified a gene – and the molecular function of its protein product – that provides an important clue to further understanding obesity and may point the way to new drugs to control fat metabolism.

Mar 20, 2006 4.5 / 5 (6) 0

New supercomputer design planned

Seattle-based Cray Inc., a manufacturer of high performance computers, announced Monday a radical design change for its supercomputers.

Mar 20, 2006 4.5 / 5 (10) 0

Blackstar A False Messiah From Groom Lake

Many Space Cadets have gone gaga over the report in Aviation Week that the US military has developed a secret reusable spaceplane. It seemingly confirms a long-standing fantasy in the space community. For years a lot of ...

Mar 20, 2006 4 / 5 (27) 0
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