Cooling

11.19.15
Everything you know is wrong: lasers are cooling things now
11.19.15

Everything you know is wrong: lasers are cooling things now

In a world first discovery, scientists at the University of Washington have figured out a way to cool water using an infrared laser and nanocrystal.

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07.27.15
IBM wants to cool data centers with their own waste heat
07.27.15

IBM wants to cool data centers with their own waste heat

You know those little "do not eat" packs that come in shoe boxes? Well, IBM wants to use those things to improve the function of its data centers' A/C.

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07.15.15
'3D' white graphene could revolutionize gadget cooling
07.15.15

'3D' white graphene could revolutionize gadget cooling

If we can just figure out how to mass produce it

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04.29.13
Nest 3.5 update adjusts for humidity and sunlight, fine-tunes fan control
04.29.13

Nest 3.5 update adjusts for humidity and sunlight, fine-tunes fan control

Nest Labs isn't counting solely on the allure of discounts from power companies to reel us in this...

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01.10.13
GE looking to saddle up with TI, bring dual-piezo jet cooling to market
01.10.13

GE looking to saddle up with TI, bring dual-piezo jet cooling to market

We're often disappointed when 'cool'-looking inventions never come to market, but it looks like th...

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12.12.12
GE uses dual piezo jets to keep a Core i7 laptop cool, play a merry tune (hands-on video)
12.12.12

GE uses dual piezo jets to keep a Core i7 laptop cool, play a merry tune (hands-on video)

Cooling fans are the bane of many a laptop user's existence. The tiny things are often over-taxed...

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09.05.12
Intel treats servers to mineral oil bath in year-long cooling test
09.05.12

Intel treats servers to mineral oil bath in year-long cooling test

If putting liquid cooling pumps, hoses and water inside a highly electrified computer case doesn't...

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06.19.12
IBM's water-cooled supercomputer saves energy and helps with your heating bill (video)
06.19.12

IBM's water-cooled supercomputer saves energy and helps with your heating bill (video)

IBM's SuperMuc has had a good week. Not only has the three petaflop machine been listed as Europe'...

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06.08.12
Open-mesh PC case keeps heat, dust bunnies at bay
06.08.12

Open-mesh PC case keeps heat, dust bunnies at bay

If you haven't done it in a while, opening your PC case can be like a slasher flick -- you know yo...

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