Archive: 2/08/2004

Wyse and AMD Collaborate to Offer Linux Thin Client Platforms

Leader in Server-Centric Computing Taps AMD Geode™ GX 533 @ 1.1W* Processor for Linux Thin Clients Wyse Technology, the domain experts in server-centric computing (SCC), announced today at the LinuxWorld Conference and ...

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Breakthrough in Nanoscale Understanding of Metal Shape Change

A nanocrystalline metal is one whose average grain size is measured in billionths of a meter, much smaller than in most ordinary metals. As the grain size of a metal shrinks, it can become many times stronger, but it also ...

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Hitachi Unveils Advanced 42-Inch Professional Plasma Monitors

The Home Electronics Division of Hitachi America, Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., www.hitachi.us/tv, today launched its newest professional plasma monitor. The CMP4211 and CMP4212 are 42-inch 16 : 9 HDTV plasma monitors ...

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NASA to Investigate Nine New Ideas for Future Missions

NASA has selected nine studies, including one from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., to investigate new ideas for future mission concepts within its Astronomical Search for Origins Program.

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Titan's Purple Haze Points to a Fuzzy Past

Encircled in purple stratospheric haze, Saturn's largest moon, Titan, appears as a softly glowing sphere in this colorized image taken on July 3, 2004, one day after Cassini's first flyby of that moon. Titan has a dense atmosphere ...

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How Strongly Does the Sun Influence the Global Climate?

Studies at the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research reveal: solar activity affects the climate but plays only a minor role in the current global warming Since the middle of the last century, the Sun is in a phase ...

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