Google CEO sees a future of cloud computers empowering smartphones to augment your brain

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Google CEO Schmidt says that computers will clearly handle the things we aren’t good at, and we will handle the things computers clearly aren’t good at. Schmidt was speaking at the Techcrunch Disrupt conference AOL announced today that they are buying Techcrunch for a rumored $30 …

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My Uranium and Nuclear Bets On the Oil Drum

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software An article is up on the Oildrum which discusses my winning the world uranium in 2009 bet and the energy generation bet. The Oildrum article was not written by me, so Gail had a different take on the situation. Updated Uranium predictions Brian Wang Dittmar midpoint …

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Female mice can be turned “lesbian” by deleting a single gene at embryo stage

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Researchers found that disabling the FucM (fucose mutarotase) gene – which influences the levels of oestrogen to which the brain is exposed – caused the mice to behave as if they were male as they grew up. BMC Genetics – Male-like sexual behavior of female mouse …

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EEStor gets a Grid Storage Patent and Recapping Gets ARPA-E Funding for high Density Capacitor

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software EEstor received a patent for large scale grid storage. ARPA-E provided one million dollars in funding for Recapping Inc. Pennsylvania University in conjunction with Recapping Inc. in Menlo Park, Calif., will develop a novel energy storage device — a high-energy density capacitor — based on a …

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HP Predicts Stacked memristors, low power CPUs could drive future data centers and Many Memristor Videos from a 2010 Memristor Conference

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software EEtimes reports that Hewlett-Packard researchers are exploring ways to make their memristor the centerpiece of a future server design. In addition, the company determined low power processors such as those based on ARM cores are superior for some data center workloads. HP Labs is working on …

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Sony Ericsson Predicts a Mobile Broadband World

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Ericsson estimates show that the number of mobile broadband users will increase from today’s 400 million to 3.5 billion in 2015 and then to 6 billion mobile broadband users in 2020 and 50 billion connected devices. * Less than 5% of the world’s population has access …

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University of California Riverside has created Spin Polarized Positronium Antimatter Atoms

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software Researchers have isolated collection of “pure” or spin polarized positronium atoms for the first time. Spin is a fundamental and intrinsic property of an electron, and refers to the electron’s angular momentum. Spin polarized atoms are atoms that are all in the same spin state. A …

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China Pours Concrete for Second Tiashan Nuclear Reactor and Germany Plans Shift from Coal to Nuclear Power

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News &nbsp  Computer Software 1. The first concrete has been poured at the Taishan nuclear power plant in Guangdong province, China, marking the official start of construction for the site’s second EPR (French nuclear reactor) unit. 2. Germany’s Christian Social Union wants the country to reduce its use of coal …

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Bacteria Trained to Build Nanopyramids – Bacteria Moses Demands They be Freed

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software The nanopyramid which was built initially with only 6 blocks may not look as good as the human-made Step pyramid, but the nanopyramid only took approximately 15 minutes using blocks with overall sizes and weight with were much more difficult to work with Nanowerk reports that …

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Congressional Budget Office Projects US Economy and Deficit to 2020

Ads : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software CBO has just released its preliminary analysis of the President’s budget. This analysis presents CBO’s assessment of the budgetary outlook for the 2010-2020 period assuming enactment of the President’s policy proposals and reflecting CBO’s economic forecast and technical estimating procedures. Advertising Trading Futures   Nano Technology   …

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Young Blood Can Reverse Circulatory System Age in Older Mice

New research from Harvard University, an unspecified factor in the blood of young mice can reverse signs of aging in the circulatory system of older ones. It’s not yet clear how these changes affect the animals’ overall health or longevity. But the research provides hope that some aspects of aging, such as the age-related decline …

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