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Chips can be built with undetectable malware: researchers

Chips can be built with undetectable malware: researchers

Near-impossible to spot, defend against hardware Trojan.
May 25 2016 2:22PM
Breakthrough carbon nanotube computer built

Breakthrough carbon nanotube computer built

Silicon successor success.
Sep 26 2013 6:21AM
Yahoo! CEO Thompson steps down

Yahoo! CEO Thompson steps down

Fake degree saga winds down.
May 14 2012 7:04AM
Sydney, Melbourne make 'top 25' startup hubs

Sydney, Melbourne make 'top 25' startup hubs

Access to funding still perceived weakness.
Apr 12 2012 7:06AM
Microsoft details Windows on ARM

Microsoft details Windows on ARM

The price of power savings.
Feb 13 2012 7:02AM
3M to make e-glue for IBM's 3D processors

3M to make e-glue for IBM's 3D processors

Silicon skyscrapers for smartphones by 2013.
Sep 8 2011 6:41AM
Intel buys up Silicon Hive

Intel buys up Silicon Hive

Parallel processing technology.
Mar 21 2011 2:42PM
Molybdenite shapes as super silicon successor

Molybdenite shapes as super silicon successor

Graphene alternative.
Feb 1 2011 1:02PM
Intel's silicon photonics to revolutionise comms

Intel's silicon photonics to revolutionise comms

Claims first optical data link using integrated lasers.
Jul 28 2010 7:14AM
Tesla staff killed in California plane crash

Tesla staff killed in California plane crash

Blacks out Palo Alto for 10 hours.
Feb 18 2010 5:31PM
MIT's hybrid microchip to overcome silicon size barrier

MIT's hybrid microchip to overcome silicon size barrier

Researchers aim to continue Moore's Law.
Sep 21 2009 10:00AM
Photos: Inside the Computer History Museum

Photos: Inside the Computer History Museum

Mechanical computers, a 27kg 5MB hard drive and more.
Sep 11 2009 12:02PM
Silicon Graphics sold off cheap to Rackable

Silicon Graphics sold off cheap to Rackable

Rackable Systems has agreed to acquire embattled Silicon Graphics (SGI) for US$25 million.
Apr 2 2009 3:37PM
Unemployment rises in Silicon Valley

Unemployment rises in Silicon Valley

The steadily-climbing unemployment rate in Silicon Valley has reached a shocking four-year high of 6.6 per cent.
Sep 22 2008 4:08PM
Silicon valley stars to send DNA into space

Silicon valley stars to send DNA into space

As if it wasn't enough that nerds control the world, now they want to conquer space, with Silicon Valley ‘celebs’ lining up to send their digitised DNA off to the final frontier.
Sep 8 2008 6:44AM
The death of the silicon computer chip

The death of the silicon computer chip

The reign of the silicon chip is over, according to physicists who predict that the conventional silicon chip has no longer than four years left to run.
Mar 28 2008 3:17PM
Silicon nanowires turn heat into power

Silicon nanowires turn heat into power

A newly discovered type of silicon nanowire could lead to personal 'power-jackets' that use heat from the human body to charge electronic devices..
Jan 15 2008 7:28AM
Carbon could replace silicon in next-gen transistors

Carbon could replace silicon in next-gen transistors

US engineers have developed a technique that replaces silicon with carbon to make next-generation semiconductors..
Dec 21 2007 6:59AM
Boffins automate silicon chip debugging

Boffins automate silicon chip debugging

US researchers have developed a technology that automates the process of debugging silicon chip designs..
Nov 8 2007 7:35AM
Intel claims silicon crown despite AMD Barcelona

Intel claims silicon crown despite AMD Barcelona

Intel is confident, with a few benchmark exceptions, that it will still have the fastest x86 processor in the market following today's launch of AMD's Barcelona Opteron processor.
Sep 11 2007 8:22AM

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