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03.20.12
New undersea cables planned for arctic passageways, frozen gamers dream of lower pings
03.20.12

New undersea cables planned for arctic passageways, frozen gamers dream of lower pings

Hot on the heels of our own reporting of cables in the South Pacific (or the lack thereof), in flie...

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03.15.12
Neutrinos can transmit messages through walls, mountains, planets
03.15.12

Neutrinos can transmit messages through walls, mountains, planets

Neutrinos may not travel as fast as we first hoped, but then they have other special abilities to m...

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03.12.12
Terahertz bandwidth: the key to 1,000x faster smartphones, laptops and pipe dreams
03.12.12

Terahertz bandwidth: the key to 1,000x faster smartphones, laptops and pipe dreams

Much like carbon nanotubes and quantum computing, terahertz technologies have been promising miracle...

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03.12.12
IBM's Holey Optochip transmits 1Tbps of data, is named awesomely
03.12.12

IBM's Holey Optochip transmits 1Tbps of data, is named awesomely

Be honest: was there any doubt whatsoever that something called a "Holey Optochip" would be anything...

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02.16.12
Aquos SH-06D and Medias Tab N-06D are waterproof, Nottv-ready and official in Japan
02.16.12

Aquos SH-06D and Medias Tab N-06D are waterproof, Nottv-ready and official in Japan

NTT DoCoMo has launched two waterproof Android devices in the glare of the rising sun, and interest...

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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...

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05.10.11
Touchscreen prototype brings fake insects to life with tactile sensations (video)
05.10.11

Touchscreen prototype brings fake insects to life with tactile sensations (video)

The laboratory that taught us all to love again via kissing machine is back, and this time, thank...

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05.02.11
Tactile kiss transmission device finally makes it okay to smooch your computer (video)
05.02.11

Tactile kiss transmission device finally makes it okay to smooch your computer (video)

They say the vast majority of communication is done physically rather than verbally, but in the rea...

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05.01.11
Researchers create two 100 terabit per second optical connections, dare us to torrent something
05.01.11

Researchers create two 100 terabit per second optical connections, dare us to torrent something

Even a woman with a 40 Gbps internet connection might feel a twinge of jealousy at this news -- Jap...

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