Posts from the ‘tech’ Category

Tech Tuesday – Scientists develop new ‘photonic’ chip that could make quantum computers a reality

Here is a link to a news article combining photonic technology with quantum computing. Pretty exciting stuff!

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1312936/Scientists-develop-new-photonic-chip-pave-way-quantum-computers-future.html

by the way, watch out for the rollover advertisement on the left. It is extremely annoying.  Somebody should tell GE that ads like that lower customer opinions of their product.

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Crazy Big! Canon Develops World’s Largest CMOS Sensor

Crazy Big, there’s even pics to show the difference between the old sensors and the new giant one – side by side.

Here’s the link: http://www.canonrumors.com/2010/08/canon-develops-worlds-largest-cmos-sensor/

Go to canonrumors.com for the story (click the picture)

Sony Works With University To Create New Blu-ray Laser

another repost from digg. Here’s the link:

http://hothardware.com/News/Sony-Works-With-University-To-Create-New-Bluray-Laser/

Sony is cooperating on building a violet colored laser. click the link for the details.

Intel develops first photonics-based, 50Gbps chip

just a repost from an article I found on digg (click on the link)

http://www.electronista.com/articles/10/07/27/intel.chip.uses.lasers.to.hit.record.speeds/

not a new product yet,  just a cool new technological breakthrough.