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IBM: Machines will soon have senses

IBM Research IBM has published its 5 in 5 for 2012, the company’s look at upcoming technological innovations which will change the world over the next five years. And this year, IBM is.. more
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IBM and 3M to develop a glue that could increase processor speeds by 1000

computing IBM and 3M have announced their intention today to join forces in order to develop “the first adhesives that can be used to package semi-conductors into densely stacked silicon ‘towers’”. This.. more
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The PC is dead, long live the tablet?

apple-ipad The personal computer is a dying breed which is going the way of vinyl, CRT monitors and typewriters, according to a blog piece written by IBM’s EMEA Chief Technology Officer, Mark.. more
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IBM makes light work of chips for speed boost

IBM has unveiled a new chip technology which utilises pulses of light rather than electrical signals. CMOS Integrated Silicon Nanophotonics, as it’s rather snappily named, integrates electrical and optical devices on the same chunk of silicon, to give rise to smaller, faster and more power.. more
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IBM launches cloud computing lab in the UK

IBM has opened what it calls a first-of-its-kind cloud computing lab in the UK, to help its business partners prepare for the coming cloud revolution. The lab is designed to help business partners gain the necessary sales and marketing nouse to most benefit from the.. more
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IBM acquires Blade Network Technologies

IBM is believed to be paying between $350 million and $370 million for Blade Network Technologies which makes blade server, rack switch and virtualisation management software. The move marks a U-turn for IBM which divested its network business SNA to Cisco in 1999, but with.. more
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IBM unveils new power management chip making technology

IBM is going greener with the development of new chip producing technology for power management semiconductors. The new process integrates wireless communications into a power management chip, to create ultra-small chips which control power usage, and can communicate with systems to monitor the likes of.. more
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iPhone exec leaves Apple, Antennagate casualty?

The executive responsible for the development of the iPhone 4 is to leave Apple, the BBC reports. Mark Papermaster joined the company from IBM last year, and he oversaw the hardware engineering of both the iPod and iPhone. And given the Antennagate affair – which.. more
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Police to use “Minority Report” style crime prediction software

UK police are looking beyond conventional crime tackling means, and are even trialling software which attempts to predict crime. In a move which has shades of Minority Report – minus Tom Cruise leaping off buildings and through windows – two UK police forces have begun.. more
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IBM chooses Firefox

Firefox has been getting a lot of publicity recently and most of it appears to be good. Another bit of good news for the browser comes from the old computer giant IBM. The IBM group has chosen the Mozilla browser to be the default browser.. more
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