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11.10.15
The Big Picture: The world's most powerful x-ray laser
11.10.15

The Big Picture: The world's most powerful x-ray laser

This is a photo of the Linac Coherent Light Source or LCLS -- an x-ray free-electron laser in Stan...

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08.26.12
NASA to launch mini lab, test for cancer and disease in space
08.26.12

NASA to launch mini lab, test for cancer and disease in space

It's hard to find a good specialist on earth, let alone when you're floating 240 miles above it. T...

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11.17.11
IBM sees stacked silicon sitting in fluid as the way to power future PCs
11.17.11

IBM sees stacked silicon sitting in fluid as the way to power future PCs

Generally, the combination of microchips, electricity and fluids is usually considered an incredibly...

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11.14.11
Google X lab is full of smart people with crazy dreams and frozen yogurt machines, probably
11.14.11

Google X lab is full of smart people with crazy dreams and frozen yogurt machines, probably

A Google lab so secret that even some of the company's own employees don't know of its existence?...

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08.10.11
Verizon opens Application Innovation Center in San Francisco, we go eyes-on (video)
08.10.11

Verizon opens Application Innovation Center in San Francisco, we go eyes-on (video)

Verizon's made good on its promise to open an Application Innovation Center in San Francisco, an...

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04.18.11
First light wave quantum teleportation achieved, opens door to ultra fast data transmission
04.18.11

First light wave quantum teleportation achieved, opens door to ultra fast data transmission

Mark this day, folks, because the brainiacs have finally made a breakthrough in quantum teleportati...

By R. Lai,   04.18.11
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09.28.10
A grand tour of nanotechnology at Nokia Research Center, Cambridge
09.28.10

A grand tour of nanotechnology at Nokia Research Center, Cambridge

We've all seen what a bumpy ride Nokia's had over the last few months -- disappointing profits, the...

By R. Lai,   09.28.10
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07.16.10
Inside Apple's 'black lab' wireless testing facilities (update: video)
07.16.10

Inside Apple's 'black lab' wireless testing facilities (update: video)

It's not surprising that after Apple finished explaining the iPhone 4 antenna issues to the press t...

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04.18.06
Play against your pets in virtual reality
04.18.06

Play against your pets in virtual reality

If you've ever wanted to play something more meaningful than "Fetch!" with your pets, this...

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