Solar Powered Cellular Phone Basestations

Technology Review – An Indian telecom company is deploying simple cell phone base stations that need as little as 50 watts of solar-provided power. It will soon announce plans to sell the equipment in Africa, expanding cell phone access to new ranks of rural villagers who live far from electricity supplies. This system will enable …

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Next Big Future Highlights of Weeks 7-12 in 2009

The highlights from the first 6 weeks of 2009 had 128 qubit quantum computers, artificial brain projects, breakthroughs with carbon nanotubes and more. Nanotechnology1. DNA based assembly of nanoclusters. 2. Self assembled memory could have 250 DVDs in the space of quarter. 10-100 terabits per square inch. 3. Synthetic Ribosome made. 4. DNA Origami can …

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