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Development of durable MTJ under harsh environment for STT-MRAM at 1Xnm technology node

Researchers at Tohoku University have announced the development of a new magnetic tunnel junction, by which the team has demonstrated an extended retention time for digital information without ...

Fri 14 Jun 19 from

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Best Dungeons & Dragons Deals: Starter Sets, Guides, Rulebooks, and More

It’s a great time to be a tabletop gamer — the deals and bargains are aplenty. Just take a look at these Dungeons & Dragons offerings from Amazon. Starter sets are up to […] The ...

Sat 8 Jun 19 from

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Remaining switched on to silicon-based electronics

The difficulty of further increasing the power conversion efficiency of silicon-based components in power electronics seems to indicate that we are reaching the limits of potential advances ...

Wed 5 Jun 19 from

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A more accurate, low-cost 39 GHz beamforming transceiver for 5G communications

Researchers at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) and NEC Corporation, Japan, present a 39 GHz transceiver with built-in calibration for fifth-generation (5G) applications. The advantages ...

Mon 3 Jun 19 from

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Baldur’s Gate Series Announced For PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch

If you’re a fan of Dungeons & Dragons, you are probably familiar with the fact that over the years, several games based on D&D have been made. Baldur’s Gate is one of those ...

Fri 31 May 19 from Ubergizmo

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Plessey and Jasper develop GaN-on-Si HD microLED display

Bonding of monolithic wafers leads to microLED displays with addressable LEDs, say partners.

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TSMC reportedly preparing for volume production of Apple's A13 SoC

According to Bloomberg, TSMC is gearing up for volume production with Apple's A13 chip, set to power new iPhones for 2019. Assuming the veracity of the report, it would mean TSMC is a bit ahead ...

Sat 11 May 19 from Techspot

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Research alliance builds new transistor for 5nm technology

IBM, its Research Alliance partners Globalfoundries and Samsung, and equipment suppliers have developed an industry-first process to build silicon nanosheet transistors that will enable 5 nanometer ...

Mon 5 Jun 17 from

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IBM integrates optics and electronics on a single chip

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Fri 14 Dec 12 from Gizmag

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New power amplifier design could double smartphone battery life

Cell phones have come a long way in terms of battery life, but lets be honest, there's still plenty of room for improvement. The very fact that we talk about using a phone for eight hours as ...

Tue 6 Nov 12 from Gizmag

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