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Intel Microchip Packs Two Billion Transistors

Intel has just announced the first microchip that contains more than two billion transistors - tiny switches that together perform the calculations in computers. The chip, known as Tukwila, marks a milestone in chip density ...

dateFeb 04, 2008 in Hardware weblog
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Researchers turn Kinect game into a 3D scanner

University of California, San Diego students preparing for a future archaeological dig to Jordan will likely pack a Microsoft Kinect, but it won’t be used for post-dig, all-night gaming marathons. Instead, the students ...

dateAug 01, 2011 in Hardware
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Sony Unveils 360-Degree 3D Display (w/ Video)

(PhysOrg.com) -- Today at the DC Expo in Tokyo, Sony has introduced a new 3D display that can be viewed from any direction. Unlike many 3D displays, the new display does not require glasses to view the 3D images, and several ...

dateOct 22, 2009 in Hardware weblog
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Foldable phone opens into large OLED screen

(PhysOrg.com) -- A new cell phone developed by Samsung opens like a book to reveal a larger OLED screen, essentially turning the phone into a portable media player. Samsung recently demonstrated the prototype at the FPD International ...

dateNov 24, 2008 in Hardware weblog
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