Posts Tagged ‘computing devices

18
Aug
11

Brain on a Chip

IBM says new chip mimics the human brain.

21
Feb
11

Why Apple is winning the Tablet Price War

Google can’t seem to market a Tablet under $700. Since when did Apple become the low cost player?

28
Jan
11

How Egypt shut down the Internet

The Washington Posts describes the Egyptian Government Internet Kill Switch.

In a post on the Renesys site from around 7 p.m. Thursday night, the company observed that nearly all of the routes to Egypt were simultaneously withdrawn, starting at about 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time Thursday night and 12:34 a.m. in Egypt. “Approximately 3,500 individual BGP routes were withdrawn,” the company wrote, “leaving no valid paths by which the rest of the world could continue to exchange Internet traffic with Egypt’s service providers.”

31
Aug
10

Long live Moore’s law

New breakthroughs promise the continuation of the price:performance ratio.

25
Aug
10

Turn off that smartphone

Your brain needs some downtime to function correctly.