Memory

10.28.15
ICYMI: Mousetrap for memory, balloon space launch and more
10.28.15

ICYMI: Mousetrap for memory, balloon space launch and more

Fancy a ride in a football stadium-sized balloon, out of our atmosphere? 2017 is your year, buddy.

By K. Davis,   10.28.15
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10.27.15
VR simulator for mice helps researchers study Alzheimer's
10.27.15

VR simulator for mice helps researchers study Alzheimer's

The mice think they're navigating a maze, when they're just walking on a treadmill.

By M. Moon,   10.27.15
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10.26.15
A piece of memory from Gemini 3 spacecraft is up for auction
10.26.15

A piece of memory from Gemini 3 spacecraft is up for auction

For a couple grand, a piece of a computer that orbited Earth can be yours.

By N. Ingraham,   10.26.15
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09.28.15
First light-based memory chip puts SSDs on notice
09.28.15

First light-based memory chip puts SSDs on notice

Photon-based storage could leave SSDs in the dust.

By S. Dent,   09.28.15
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09.09.15
Samsung is building chips that will give smartphones 6GB of memory
09.09.15

Samsung is building chips that will give smartphones 6GB of memory

The latest chips are double the speed of PC memory and use 20 percent less energy than before.

By S. Dent,   09.09.15
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09.03.15
Chrome's next update makes it less resource hungry
09.03.15

Chrome's next update makes it less resource hungry

Chrome's speed comes at a pretty hefty price in terms of battery life between charges, but this latest update should change that at least a little bit.

By T. Seppala,   09.03.15
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08.04.15
Toshiba's new flash chips hold twice the data
08.04.15

Toshiba's new flash chips hold twice the data

Toshiba and SanDisk have now matched Intel/Micron in flash chip technology

By S. Dent,   08.04.15
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07.28.15
Intel's 3D memory is 1,000 times faster than modern storage
07.28.15

Intel's 3D memory is 1,000 times faster than modern storage

Intel and Micron team up to build the first new class of memory since 1989. It's 10 times more dense, 100 times more robust and 1000 times faster than conventional NAND flash.

By A. Tarantola,   07.28.15
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05.29.15
'Amnesiac' mice made to remember what they forgot with blue light
05.29.15

'Amnesiac' mice made to remember what they forgot with blue light

Mice with amnesia were able to recover training memories with assistance from blue light, in res...

By M. Smith,   05.29.15
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