Computer Science and Technology News
The Scent Of Internet Dating
Posted on April 13, 2009 at 11:15:58 am
Dating websites will soon be able to compare partners in terms of whether the personal body odour of the other party will be pleasant to them. This has a very serious biological background.
Better Way To Manufacture Fast Computer Chips
Posted on April 08, 2009 at 11:16:27 am
Engineers at Ohio State University are developing a technique for mass producing computer chips made from the same material found in pencils.
Action Video Games Improve Vision
Posted on March 30, 2009 at 10:48:21 am
Video games that involve high levels of action, such as first-person-shooter games, increase a player's real-world vision, according to research in Nature Neuroscience March 29.
New Way To Produce Inexpensive Electronic Components
Posted on March 26, 2009 at 10:46:34 am
Physicists in Sweden have now developed a new and simple method for producing cheap electronic components.
Shifting Sound To Light Might Lead To Better Computer Chips
Posted on March 23, 2009 at 10:41:15 am
By reversing a process that converts electrical signals into sounds heard out of a cell phone, researchers may have a new tool to enhance the way computer chips, LEDs and transistors are built.
Another Dimension in Technology Awaits
Posted on March 13, 2009 at 04:28:42 pm
New 3-D Lab at University of Southern California explores application of 3-D technology in the home.
Scientists Reconstruct An Ancient Greek Musical Instrument
Posted on March 09, 2009 at 11:02:15 am
The ASTRA project, standing for Ancient instruments Sound/Timbre Reconstruction Application, has revived an instrument that hasnít been played or heard in centuries.
Bizarre Bird Behavior Predicted By Game Theory
Posted on March 09, 2009 at 12:10:52 am
A team of scientists, led by the University of Exeter, has used game theory to explain the bizarre behaviour of a group of ravens.
Printed Circuit By Tiny Light-emitting Diodes
Posted on February 16, 2009 at 10:39:26 am
Tiny light-emitting diodes with optical microsystems that can produce all the colors of the rainbow, a new method for producing printed circuit boards Ė Fraunhofer researchers are showing innovative developments at the nano tech 2009 exhibition in Japan.
Are You Ready For A House Cleaning Robot?
Posted on January 31, 2009 at 08:58:29 am
"In the not-too-distant future, we will have personal robots just like we have personal computers today,"