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Repo Robot Takes A Ride With You

10/14/2013, Rachael Ward is suing a loan company for repeatedly freezing the ignition on her 2003 Mitsubshi Galant with a remote device. Companies that give high-interest loans to people who don’t qualify for regular car loans are installing devices that prevent...

Metaio with ST-Ericsson Built First Augmented Reality Hardware

02/21/2013, [MWC 2013] Today, Metaio announced an agreement with ST-Ericsson, in which the semi conductor manufacturer agrees to integrate  Metaio’s Augmented Reality hardware IP, also known as “AREngine”, into its upcoming mobile platforms via the...

Intel Shows 50 Cores Chip, wows to break Exaflop barrier

11/15/2011, While Intel has talked about its Many Integrated Core (MIC) architecture for some time, it has shown its 50 Cores chip for the first time today at the SC11 supercomputing conference. Codenamed Knights Corner, many 50-core chips will work as co-processors...

Microsoft wants Intel to develop a 16-core Atom chip

01/28/2011, According to some reports, Microsoft is pushing Intel into developing 16-core Atom chips for their server farms. Microsoft’s data servers are currently powered by Intel Xeon server-class chips. While the Xeon processors are fast enough to power...

Interesting Neurochip Technology Developed By Researchers

08/11/2010, The smart folks over at the University of Calgary have developed a new technology that monitors brain cell activity at a resolution that has not been achieved before. The new silicon chips are simpler to use, and will help in the future understanding of...

Chip Tablet PC Concept

08/04/2010, The Chip concept computer looks like what you’d get if you combined a desktop computer, a notebook, and a tablet computer together. This concept design sports a machine that has a removable display that can be turned into a tablet for personal use,...

Sharp Develops New Chip For Dual-display Mobile Devices

07/27/2010, Sharp has recently come up with an interesting chip that is capable of controlling liquid-crystals for mobile devices that is capable for displaying two different 1024 x 480 pixel movies on two LCD displays. The LR388G9 chip is also capable of churning...

RFID Terminator Gun

12/23/2009, Are you paranoid of being tracked by RFID tags in your possessions? You probably won’t want to carry something like the RFID Zapper around, but it can certainly help you kill an RFID tag or two. Basically what this threatening-looking device does is...