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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Gravity may be woven into the very fabric of space-time, but some objects seem nearly immune to its pull. Scale something down to the size of a dust particle...IEEE Spectrum From ACM News | July 29, 2011
Commotion Wireless is the Open Technology Initiative's effort to develop mobile ad hoc networks (MANETs) so that citizens of oppressive governments can maintain...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | July 29, 2011
Kilobots are fairly simple little robots about the size of a quarter that can move around on vibrating legs, blink their lights, and communicate with each other...IEEE Spectrum From ACM News | June 22, 2011
Many companies use content-delivery networks as a defense against distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, but Michael Rabinovich of Case Western Reserve University...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | January 6, 2011
Researchers at the University of Washington and Cornell University are working on the mobileASL project, which is developing a mobile phone that would enable deaf...IEEE Spectrum From ACM TechNews | March 23, 2009