Posts tagged silicon
Scientists Invent Electronic Circuits That Dissolve In The Body

Scientists based at the University of Illinois have developed ultra-thin electronic devices that, after an initial latency period, simply melt away into the body. Described in the journal Science, the technology has already been used to heat a wound in order for it to remain infection-free from bacteria.

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100-core processor created by MIT, to be released later this year

We sit here as consumers, feeling content with quad-core processors in our computers (or maybe eight, if you are feeling particularly greedy).  But 100 processors on a single chip?  That's exactly what silicon manufacturer Tilera has done, and it's coming later this year.

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