Archive: 09/22/2004

A Megapixel Peek into Your Surroundings

Nokia today announced a wireless home monitoring solution with an integrated motion detector, the Nokia Remote Camera. With the ability to capture megapixel-quality images and video clips with sound, even in low-light and outdoor conditions, the Nokia Rem ...

Sep 22, 2004 2 / 5 (1) 0

New Nokia Smartphone with Megapixel Camera

Nokia today introduced its latest addition to the company's broadening range of megapixel imaging smartphones. Boasting a wide range of productivity features and a megapixel (1152 X 864 pixels) camera, the Nokia 6670 smartphone is ideal for the modern ...

Sep 22, 2004 not rated yet 0

What Genesis Solar Particles Can Tell Us

The recent crash of NASA's Genesis space probe may have looked like bad news for scientists, but its cargo of particles captured from the sun should still yield useful information, according to Qing-Zhu Yin, a planetary scientist at UC Davis. ...

Sep 22, 2004 5 / 5 (1) 0

ISS Crew to be Replaced on October 11

The International Space Station (ISS) crew will stay in orbit for two days longer than planned, Itar-Tass told today. The launching of the Soyuz TMA-5 spaceship has been postponed from October 9 to October 11 due to problems w ...

Sep 22, 2004 not rated yet 0

Industry's First Pay-for-Use Computing Grid

Sun Microsystems, Inc. today expanded its vision of "The Network is the Computer" and took its N1 Grid program to a new level by delivering a first-of-its-kind capability for customers to access grids of secure computing ...

Sep 22, 2004 5 / 5 (1) 0

High Energy Mystery lurks at the Galactic Centre

A mystery lurking at the centre of our own Milky Way galaxy - an object radiating high-energy gamma rays - has been detected by an international team of astronomers. Their research, published today (September 22nd) in the ...

Sep 22, 2004 not rated yet 0

Chameleon-Chip Adapts Itself and Stays Cool

A microprocessor adapting itself to the actual use and environment. That’s the way to keep the energy consumption of future ‘mobile companions’ within limits and be flexible at the same time. Paul Heysters, who finishes ...

Sep 22, 2004 2.8 / 5 (4) 0