The computational expense of creating three-dimensional images that can be viewed by all is just one factor holding them back…
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An international group of scientists are aiming to create a simulator that can replicate everything happening on Earth—from global weather patterns and the spread...BBC News From ACM News | December 30, 2010
A working transistor that contains only seven atoms has been built by a team in Australia. The researchers, led by University of New South Wales professor Michelle...BBC News From ACM TechNews | May 24, 2010
Researchers at the University of Southampton, Leeds University, and the University of Strathclyde are studying the use of ultrasonic transducers that can be used...BBC News From ACM TechNews | May 12, 2010
A team of international researchers is developing a new way of building computing machinery inspired by chemical processes in living systems. The project, led...BBC News From ACM TechNews | January 13, 2010
A giant "digital cloud" that would "float" above London's skyline has been outlined by an international team of architects, artists and engineers.
The construction...BBC News From ACM News | November 11, 2009
Researchers led by Cornell University's Mark Foster report that they have developed a prototype device that could significantly boost the volume of information...BBC News From ACM TechNews | October 2, 2009
A silicon chip about the size of a penny that uses photons to run Shor's algorithm has been developed by a team of researchers at the University of Bristol in the...BBC News From ACM TechNews | September 4, 2009