Scientists have created the world's smallest transistor, using a single phosphorus atom. An international team of Scientist at the University of New South Wales, Purdue University and the University of Melbourne, has described the smallest transistor ever built in the 'Nature Nano-technology' journal.
Samsung Electronics a global leader in advanced semiconductor technology solutions, announced that it has completed the development of the industry's first DDR4 DRAM module last month, using 30 nanometer (nm) class process technology.
Operating systems war started decades ago, the first mainstream desktop OS war was between the Mac and Windows. Operating systems is a set of codes, programs, applications that create an interface between the humans and computer hardware . As the PCs dominated the market, Windows from Microsoft has became the most used and popular operating systems ever. It stayed close for more than two decades.
Microsoft has redesigned the logo for Windows 8 which is been reported by Sam Moreau in a recent post on the company’s official Windows team blog. Redmond’s new operating system logo borrows heavily from the original Windows logo that was introduced alongside Windows 1.0 in 1985. Earlier this week the Windows logo was getting a Metro makeover, but the software giant made it official now onwards.
HP TouchPad comes with factory installed webOS the latest open source platform from HP, here comes the twist in the story the Cyanogen Mod team managed to install and run the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich CM9 Alpha 6 operating system into it. This team was working very hard in getting a version of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich to get it worked on the TouchPad, and they have been successful.
The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich will get over before it even started. The latest rumor from the Google suggests that Android 5.0 Jelly Bean will be arrive as early as the second quarter of 2012 as reported bytechspot, a move that many will see as premature given the fact that ICS has only reached 1 percent of Android devices thus far as of February.
There are so many good ways in accessing the music or the songs of your favorate artisit both safely & legally online. This special guide aims to keep all the parents, the teachers & all the young people well informed on how to stay safe & legal while enjoying entertainment over the internet or on a mobile device.
HTC Corporation one of the leading Taiwanese manufacturer of smart phones and tablets recently introduced HTC Rhyme, a very special women - centric handset that integrates hardware,software and accessories in a unique way. HTC Rhyme offers a smart, elegant uni-body design with every detail carefully crafted to deleiver a unique sensory experience.
Scientists in the Unitied states claims that they have developed the first "biological computer" which is been made from biomolecules & can decipher images encrypted on DNA chips. A group of scientists from Scripps Research Institute in California & Technion-Israel Institute of Technology claims that they created the biological computing system using bio-molecules, 'Angewandte Chemie' one of the leading journal reported.
A team of scientists from England, Russia, Switzerland, & Netherlands have fully re-written the existing rules of magnetic storage devices. Instead of switching to a magnetic region by using a magnetic field (like a basic hard drive head), the scientists managed to switch a ferrimagnetic nanoisland by using lasers. Storing a magnetic data by using lasers is 1,000 times faster than writing on a conventional hard drive storage system.
Serious Gamer's and particularly pro gamer's, rely on their hardware to be top in game. Highly competitive multiplayer games like Counter strike and Battlefield 3 require quick, hassle-free voice communication. Thankfully, for those gamer's there are plenty of high quality options are now available. Here are some handpicked gaming headsets that span across various brands.
The latest step in bringing Google-based unification has arrived. The Chrome browser is here on Android. This beta version is currently only available for that elite crowd of ICS phones and tablets and like its desktop progenitor, the synced settings and bookmarks are all in tow. Expect to see a new, more natural mobile view of the tab system.
Google Inc. is developing a home-entertainment system that streams music wirelessly throughout the home and would be marketed under the company's own brand, according to people briefed on the company's plans.
Jonathan Riddell, the lead developer of the Kubuntu project, announced that his work on the KDE-based Ubuntu variant will no longer be funded by Canonical after the upcoming 12.04 release. Kubuntu will be developed entirely by volunteers, much like other community-maintained variants of Ubuntu.
Gnome-Pie is a circular shaped application launcher that uses keyboard hot keys for displaying menus, to launch applications ,open folders and even brings up the Main Menu if you need it. It is made of several pies, each consisting of multiple slices. The user presses a key stroke which opens the desired pie. By activating one of its slices, applications may be launched, key presses may be simulated or files can be opened. It is inspired by an addon written for the game World of Warcraft.
In a pioneering research, scientists claim to have produced the world's first magnetic soap that is composed of iron-rich salts dissolved in water.A team at Bristol University says that its soap, which responds to a magnetic field when placed in solution, would calm all concerns over the use of surfactants in oil-spill clean-ups and revolutionise industrial cleaning products.
Researchers have now developed a prototype device that could power a pacemaker using vibrations in the chest cavity that primarily occur due to heartbeats.Though pacemakers require only small amounts of energy (about 1 millionth of a Watt), their batteries have to be replaced periodically, which means multiple surgeries for patients.
Flipkart.com one of India's largest online mega store has officially confirmed the acquisition of Letsbuy.com the third largest online shopping site in India and added that it is a combination of cash and equity. Flipkart.com co-Founder & CEO Sachin Bansal said that the acquisition opportunity came at a very attractive price. The exact amount of the deal has not been disclosed.
Today most of the Books - Mobile - Camera ,shops owners ,retail shops , dealers are facing new problem called E-commerce. In other words it is called as the on-line retail or some called it as the on-line shopping. Where the rates are comparatively lower than retail shops and some offers very attractive discounts too.
Most of the parents thinks that for joining a social network site like "Facebook" or "Google +" 17 or 18 is not enough. But as per the Google it is now 13 years old. So actually Google Plus " reduced the age limit to 13 from 18.
A smartphone contains huge amounts of personally identifiable information, and they also happen to be easy to lose. Android and iOS have different ways of going about device security, with Android devices taking a more DIY approach and iOS being more straightforward. There are well-known security practices like PIN and pattern locks, but both platforms let you go further.
A firm has come up with a new system that uses molecules of plant DNA to validate a student’s identity and thus thwart testing fraud. According to Dr. James Hayward, president and CEO of Long Island-based Applied DNA Sciences, Inc., the “absolutely unbreakable” system features a counterfeit-proof identification card that combines the embedded DNA info with an authentic photograph of the student and forms a one-two identity verification that is impossible to forge or borrow.
Researchers in Germany claim to have for the first time cracked two encryption systems of satellite phones, a breakthrough in call deciphering which may threaten the security of such devices worldwide. A team at Ruhr University Bochum in Germany says that the cracked encryption algorithms, known as GMR-1 and GMR-2, are actually standards used across satellite phone operators globally.
This may sound like a joke, but you have to believe it that a new website has recenlty launched which is dedicated to "Rajinikanth" South Indian film superstar that runs 'without an Internet connection'! Visitors are greeted with a warning that "He is no ordinary man, this is no ordinary website. It runs on Rajini's Power" and are advised to switch off their Internet connection to enter the website.
Processor manufacturing giant Intel has refreshed its current Sandy Bridge lineup one more time. The company updated its processor price list over the weekend, with as many as three new Core i5 desktop parts, and four single- and dual-core Celeron mobile chips.