Rules of the Road: Electric Currents Move Racetrack Memory Bits with Precision
What will replace today’s hard drives and flash memory devices? The former tend to be slow, the latter unsuited to long-term use. Then there is RAM, many forms of which are volatile–turn off the power, lose your data. These shortcomings, as well as the same demands that drive most technological innovation–to make it smaller, faster, cheaper, less prone to failure–have produced a number of …
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Alcatel-Lucent Targets Apple, Canon, Others In Latest Video-Patent Lawsuits
A subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent is broadening its campaign to get royalty payments from companies in the digital video business. Multimedia Patent Trust, a holding company set up during Alcatel-Lucent’s long patent battle with Microsoft , has used four digital video patents to file a lawsuit [PDF ] against Apple , Canon, LG , and TiVo .
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Komando: Kindle not good for surfing Web
The Kindle’s Web browser is based on the same engine as Google’s Chrome, but it lacks tabbed browsing, Flash support and color.
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