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Printer for plasmonic structures works at room temperature

Printer for plasmonic structures works at room temperature

Sputtering metal into moulds is another route, so long at the resulting rough surface texture is not an issue. Now Purdue is claiming both a smooth surface and sub-grain-sized detail from a technique called ‘roll-to-roll laser-induced super-plasticity’ enabling “the forming of smooth metallic circuits at the nano-scale using conventional carbon dioxide lasers, which are alreadyRead more about Printer for plasmonic structures works at room temperature[…]

Best laptop games 2018: 20 games for laptops that won't melt your machine

Best laptop games 2018: 20 games for laptops that won't melt your machine

CPU: Intel i5 Quad-Core RAM: 4 GB GPU: Intel HD 4000 In many ways, we’re inclined to describe Night in the Woods as Life is Strange meets Bojack Horseman. The interactive dialogue bits derive from the former while the overarching themes of coping with mental health issues rings true in the latter. Night In TheRead more about Best laptop games 2018: 20 games for laptops that won't melt your machine[…]

Toshiba prototypes 96-layer 1.3Tbit NAND

Toshiba prototypes 96-layer 1.3Tbit NAND

The IC achieves the industry’s maximum capacity of 1.33 terabits for a single chip. This also realises an unparalleled capacity of 2.66 terabytes in a single package by utilising a 16-chip stacked architecture. The huge volumes of data generated by mobile terminals and the like continue to increase with the spread of SNS and the progressRead more about Toshiba prototypes 96-layer 1.3Tbit NAND[…]

This awesome £100 Amazon.co.uk Gift Card offer with SIM only deals ends on Sunday

This awesome £100 Amazon.co.uk Gift Card offer with SIM only deals ends on Sunday

If you’ve already read about our exclusive Vodafone SIM only deal where you get a hulking Amazon.co.uk Gift Card thrown in, then you only have a few days left to claim it. And if you haven’t heard about it, then where on Earth have you been!? In case you missed it, Vodafone is offering aRead more about This awesome £100 Amazon.co.uk Gift Card offer with SIM only deals ends on Sunday[…]

Huawei telecoms kit is a risk to UK networks

Huawei telecoms kit is a risk to UK networks

“Through 2017, HCSEC has continued to find issues in Huawei products, demonstrating their continued ability to discover weaknesses in the Huawei product set,”says the report. “The NCSC (National Cyber Security Centre) has advised the Oversight Board that it is less confident that NCSC and HCSEC can provide long term technical assurance of sufficient scope andRead more about Huawei telecoms kit is a risk to UK networks[…]

LG’s V40 ThinQ could sport a triple-lens camera and almost no bezels

LG’s V40 ThinQ could sport a triple-lens camera and almost no bezels

With LG’s impressive G7 ThinQ handset having only come to market last month, it appears that the South Korean electronics giant has already set its sights on its next big smartphone, with a report from earlier today suggesting that the next model in the high-end V-series could be arriving as early as October 5.  AlongRead more about LG’s V40 ThinQ could sport a triple-lens camera and almost no bezels[…]

Seven tiny DevBoards that will take your projects wireless

Seven tiny DevBoards that will take your projects wireless

Experienced builders know their way around boards like the Arduino Uno, as well as smaller alternatives like the Arduino Nano or Adafruit Trinket. These open-source platforms can easily control local projects, but how do they stand up in more advanced applications? We’ve seen tiny dev boards do big work: they enable devices to respond toRead more about Seven tiny DevBoards that will take your projects wireless[…]

Here’s when and how Google Fuchsia may launch, replacing Android and Chrome OS

Here’s when and how Google Fuchsia may launch, replacing Android and Chrome OS

The mysterious Google Fuchsia operating system is reportedly being readied for smart home devices in the next three years – potentially expanding to phones, laptops and tablets in the next five years, according to Bloomberg. Fuchsia has been whispered about in the depths of the internet for a while now, but we never knew exactlyRead more about Here’s when and how Google Fuchsia may launch, replacing Android and Chrome OS[…]

Picture of the Day: 3D injection moulded structural electronics

Picture of the Day: 3D injection moulded structural electronics

Recently the Finnish company TaktoTek announced that one of its designs had passed an OEM’s certification test for automotive use, and check out the striking image of 3D injection moulded structural electronics. Part development The un-named OEM had funded development of the part, which was based on its traditional components but also includes functions not inRead more about Picture of the Day: 3D injection moulded structural electronics[…]

Grab some new ear-loving FreeBuds with these Huawei P20 Pro deals

Grab some new ear-loving FreeBuds with these Huawei P20 Pro deals

If you’ve seen Huawei’s Apple AirPod competitors and thought that you fancied a bit of that action, then we have good news. We’ve found a phone deal with one of the best phones on the market right now, the Huawei P20 Pro, and the ear wonders that are Huawei’s own FreeBuds. In this case theRead more about Grab some new ear-loving FreeBuds with these Huawei P20 Pro deals[…]