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phase-change cooling

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Origin boasts 5.7GHz overclocks with phase-change CPU cooling

Origin's new phase-change CPU cooler promises heretofore unseen clock speeds for its high-end gaming desktops.

By January 11, 2012

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IBM leaps two hurdles for next-gen memory

Big Blue finds a way to double the data that a cell of phase-change memory can store for a long time. It expects the new memory technology in servers in 2016.

By June 29, 2011

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Could smartphones be sped up without burning them out?

Researchers study the idea of alternately powering up and then cooling down mobile processors--known as "computational sprinting"--to squeeze out better performance without overheating.

By February 29, 2012

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After 38 years, a new type of memory to hit market

Phase change memory could actually make its debut later this year. It's only taken decades to wring out the problems.

By March 31, 2008

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Big Blue, Big Bang, big data: Telescope funds computing R&D

IBM is trying to advance the supercomputing state of the art in memory, optical links, and processing with research stemming from a massive radio telescope project.

By March 5, 2013

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A 'thermal battery' for villages in India

Startup Promethean Power had to ditch its dream of solar-powered milk chillers in rural India, but the company hit on a novel energy storage system that's cheaper and overcomes the unreliable grid.

By January 29, 2012

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Window and insulation experts the next plumbers?

Emerging technologies geared toward closing a "thermal envelope" in green building, already the largest growth market in construction, are poised to see increased growth by 2020, report says.

By August 3, 2011

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Adobe's new pricing plan: Ouch, users say

Users of older versions of Photoshop must decide whether to upgrade to CS5 soon--or jump aboard next year's $600-per-year subscription plan for the full Creative Suite.

By November 22, 2011

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Solar Decathlon: New tech meets old-school designs

The university competition to build the most practical and compelling net zero-energy house opens in Washington, D.C., where students show off the art of what's possible.

By September 23, 2011

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Stop coal, stop global warming, says architect

Say goodbye to Galveston if we don't stop coal use.

By September 21, 2007