News tagged with electricity networks

Innovative technology addresses wireless interference

Imagine a room with several people in it, all talking at the same time. With everyone competing to speak, it's hard to hear any one person clearly. Wireless networks, being a shared medium, struggle with a similar problem ...

dateDec 17, 2013 in Telecom
shares0 comments 0

Putting more cores to work in server farms

(—EPFL scientists have found that reorganizing the inner architecture of the processors used in massive data processing centers can yield significant energy savings. Their work is part of the EcoCloud program.

dateNov 26, 2012 in Computer Sciences
shares0 comments 2

First mammalian 'cell phone'

(—Researchers from ETH Zurich have quite literally created a "cell phone": they have reprogrammed mammalian cells in such a way that they can "phone" each other via chemical signals.

dateSep 17, 2012 in Biotechnology
shares0 comments 1

Rethinking networking

Today, data traveling over the Internet are much like crates of oranges traveling the interstates in the back of a truck. The data are loaded in at one end, unloaded at the other, and nothing much happens to them in between.

dateFeb 12, 2010 in Computer Sciences
shares0 comments 3