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06.13.11
NEC makes content addressable memory that takes data deposits sans power, RAM green with envy
06.13.11

NEC makes content addressable memory that takes data deposits sans power, RAM green with envy

Wouldn't it be great if system memory was super speedy like RAM and non-volatile like flash? Well...

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04.19.11
Researchers show off DLC projector screen viewable in bright lighting conditions
04.19.11

Researchers show off DLC projector screen viewable in bright lighting conditions

One of the knocks against projectors has always been that they're not able to perform to their full...

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01.27.11
Diamond shaped supercapacitors could result in faster-charging, higher capacity batteries
01.27.11

Diamond shaped supercapacitors could result in faster-charging, higher capacity batteries

Superconductors pass electricity with zero resistance and make stuff float. Superfluids have zero v...

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08.28.10
Researchers set new record for ferroelectric data storage
08.28.10

Researchers set new record for ferroelectric data storage

Ferroelectric isn't just a ridiculously fun word to say, it might just also be the future of comput...

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07.24.10
Sony, Tohoku University develop blue-violet laser with 100 watt output, eyeing 1TB optical disk future?
07.24.10

Sony, Tohoku University develop blue-violet laser with 100 watt output, eyeing 1TB optical disk future?

As much as some would like to envision a world entirely bereft of disk-based media, with Blu-ray bei...

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09.27.08
New research aims to speed up MRAM in a future you'll never live to see (probably)
09.27.08

New research aims to speed up MRAM in a future you'll never live to see (probably)

A month after German researchers announced their latest breakthrough in MRAM design, physicists at J...

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05.21.07
Toshiba's NC-MR technology could boost HDD capacity 'tenfold'
05.21.07

Toshiba's NC-MR technology could boost HDD capacity 'tenfold'

Just days after Fujitsu tooted its own horn and suggested that it could increase hard drive capacity...

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