Researchers at the University of Otago, New Zealand have invented a brick-sized, battery-powered DNA sequencer for field use.
Online gadget shop eBuyer could be taking the fight to Currys and PC World's territory with its own bricks and mortar stores.
Researchers miniaturize a more expensive diagnostic test into a single-use microfluidic chip roughly the size of a miscroscope slide.
The goal: A handheld device, described as a molecular-level Lego set, that will test for tuberculosis and similar bugs in 30 minutes.
Stanford develops Biotic Pinball, POND PONG, and a soccer game called Ciliaball, in which a player's actions influence the behavior of living microorganisms in real time.
Simon Aldous, Microsoft's partner group manager, says the company looked at the Mac's graphical nature and ease of use and tried to create a "Mac look."
Following comments from a U.K. Microsoft executive that Windows 7 was designed to create "a Mac Look," a company blog post distances itself from his words.
Compact system combines functions and dramatically speeds process.
New PCR process promises quick on scene biothreat analysis.