Archive: 4/12/2004

NIST demonstrates data 'repair kit' for quantum computers

A practical method for automatically correcting data-handling errors in quantum computers has been developed and demonstrated by physicists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. Described in the Dec. 2, ...

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Perfect packaging

Corrugated cardboard is an excellent packaging material that is widely used for transporting, storing and protecting goods. Through the new process developed by EUREKA project, corrugated cardboard can be transformed into ...

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All Earth wants for Christmas? A sock for its coal

Concerns about greenhouse gases and global warming are getting scientists to think in unconventional ways about how to stem the carbon dioxide tide. Indiana University Bloomington geologist Chen Zhu is trying to determine ...

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MMO2 Teams Up With DoCoMo to Bring i-mode to UK

mmO2 plc, a leading European mobile operator, and NTT DoCoMo, Inc., Japan's largest mobile communications provider, today signed a long-term strategic agreement under which O2 will launch the i-mode mobile internet service ...

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Silterra demonstrates functional 0.13-micron SRAM

Working 8-megabit SRAM results from successful JDP with IMEC The Joint Development Project (JDP) between Silterra Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. and IMEC, Europe’s leading independent nanoelectronics research center, has already ...

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Tiny aircraft that just eat and go

Aircraft the size of bees that get the energy they need by feeding themselves a diet of dead flies could be buzzing around the battlefields and motorways of the future, thanks to research in southwest England. The aircraft, ...

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