Archive: 01/27/2006

Portable tourist guides now in service

Your iPod might be your next tourist guide if you find yourself in Ireland, just one more example how countries are adapting with evolving technologies to intrigue a new generation of tourists.

Jan 27, 2006 4 / 5 (8) 0

The sweet smell of nano-success

Materials scientists at Lehigh University and catalyst chemists at Cardiff University have uncovered secrets of the "nanoworld" that promise to lead to cleaner methods of producing, among other things, spices and perfumes.

Jan 27, 2006 4.3 / 5 (10) 0

Korean DRAM finds itself shut out of Japan

Japan may claim that the countervailing duty it slaps against Korean DRAM chip maker Hynix from today is just a protest against unfair trade practices and to curb dumping, but there's a widespread belief that the country ...

Jan 27, 2006 3.2 / 5 (10) 0

RFID – where will it go next?

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) has always been associated with speed and convenience. Quite simply, that's what the technology delivers. But if you associate RFID only with Supply Chain Management, transport or secure ...

Jan 27, 2006 4.1 / 5 (14) 0