News tagged ‘computer’
Monday, 30 Sep 2013
A team of Stanford researchers has unveiled a computer that is built entirely on carbon nanotube (CNT) transistors. These tubes are actually a form of carbon with excellent on-again off-again electrical properties. Their efforts show that CNT chips may be able to replace silicon-based ones in the future.
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013
A team of computer scientists at the University of London claims to have invented a self-healing and crash-proof computer. Their computer is based on systemic computing where each set of computer instructions are executed independently, making the whole system less prone to our familiar BSOD.
Thursday, 14 Jul 2011
Is it possible for computers to understand the meaning of words rather than just viewing them as a sequence of ones and zeroes? At MIT researchers have been trying to find the answers to that question.
Thursday, 15 Apr 2010
Researchers are exploring possible ways our computers may interact with us in the future, such as emotion recognition and speech processing amongst other modes of interaction.