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06.21.12
Sony, Sumitomo push laser projectors forward with a new, more powerful green laser diode
06.21.12

Sony, Sumitomo push laser projectors forward with a new, more powerful green laser diode

As cool as lasers are, so far there are precious few commercially available display devices availa...

By R. Lawler,   06.21.12
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05.16.12
T-rays produce 3Gbps short-range wireless, make WiFi pout in the corner
05.16.12

T-rays produce 3Gbps short-range wireless, make WiFi pout in the corner

The last time we saw T-rays, they were busy scanning bodies for tumors and security threats. Six r...

By J. Fingas,   05.16.12
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11.25.11
MIT slinks into a cafe, orders a side of photonic chips on silicon
11.25.11

MIT slinks into a cafe, orders a side of photonic chips on silicon

Whiz-kids the world over have been making significant progress on the development of photonic c...

By D. Murph,   11.25.11
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07.29.11
Caltech researchers devise acoustic diode that sends sound one-way, could harvest energy
07.29.11

Caltech researchers devise acoustic diode that sends sound one-way, could harvest energy

Sound has this habit of traveling in more than one direction -- useful in most circumstances, but no...

By D. Melanson,   07.29.11
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05.24.11
Ford car seat prototype keeps its sensors on your heart, so you can keep your eyes on the road
05.24.11

Ford car seat prototype keeps its sensors on your heart, so you can keep your eyes on the road

Chevy had the whole "Heartbeat of America" thing cornered in the 80s, but now its Ford's turn to...

By B. Heater,   05.24.11
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03.26.11
Scientists improve blue OLED efficiency, don't promise everlasting light
03.26.11

Scientists improve blue OLED efficiency, don't promise everlasting light

Although this is not the first time we've seen an efficiency increase in blue OLEDs, it's worth not...

By Sam Sheffer,   03.26.11
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03.16.11
University of Central Florida's miniature laser diode aims to speed up networking
03.16.11

University of Central Florida's miniature laser diode aims to speed up networking

The use of laser as a means of data transmission is hardly anything new, but the current crop of la...

By R. Lai,   03.16.11
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10.04.10
Sony releases 400mW-output blue-violet laser diode, could make BDXL blossom
10.04.10

Sony releases 400mW-output blue-violet laser diode, could make BDXL blossom

Now that the BDXL spec is finalized, a handful of DVR announcements have trickled out to support th...

By B. Bowers,   10.04.10
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08.17.08
Mitsubishi Chemical to produce laser diodes for BD pick-up heads
08.17.08

Mitsubishi Chemical to produce laser diodes for BD pick-up heads

Given that Sharp will obviously be needing a few high-power laser diodes to go into its forthcoming...

By D. Murph,   08.17.08
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