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2011

  • May-Jun
    • Acoustic cloak shields out sound
    • Laser light from a living cell
    • Computer based on DNA can figure out square roots
    • Laser smashes data transfer record

  • Mar-Apr
    • Calculations with 14 quantum bits
    • Under the hood with Nintendo's 3D baby
    • Quantum computing device hints at powerful future

  • Jan-Feb
    • Kinect hacks: Surgery, subways and solid blocks
    • Computer finishes off human opponents on 'Jeopardy!'
    • Nanowire processor signals route to ever-smaller chips
    • Invisibility cloaking benefits from crystal-clear idea
    • Ethereal quantum state stored in solid crystal
    • Thought-controlled iPad app gets in your head

2010

  • Nov-Dec
    • New solar fuel machine 'mimics plant life'
    • Qubit in a nanowire
    • Invisibility rug hides 'large' objects
    • Lighting up chips gives computers a brain boost
    • Summon a 'demon' to turn information into energy
    • Supercomputers 'will fit in a sugar cube', IBM says
    • Invisibility cloak closer with flexible 'metamaterial'
    • Hologram messaging coming of age

  • Sep-Oct
    • Chinese supercomputer wrests title from U.S.
    • Dream recording device 'possible' researcher claims
    • Google cars drive themselves, in traffic
    • Quantum computers move a step closer
    • Stuxnet worm hits Iran nuclear plant staff computers
    • Light trapped on curved surfaces
    • Memristor revolution backed by HP

  • Jul-Aug
    • Real invisibility threads would be fit for an emperor
    • Atom images raise quantum computer hopes
    • Gesture-based computing takes a serious turn
    • Neurons to power future computers
    • Model of Bloodhound supersonic car unveiled

  • May-Jun
    • Computers make strides in recognizing speech
    • First replicating creature spawned in life simulator
    • Immortal avatars: Back up your brain, never die
    • Entangled photons available on tap
    • Seven-atom transistor sets the pace for future PCs
    • Smallest man-made pump revealed
    • Army of smartphone chips could emulate the human brain

  • Mar-Apr
    • The dark side of cloud computing: soaring carbon emissions
    • Atom-grabbing "black hole" created
    • Why games will take over our lives
    • Smallest superconductor promises cool electronics
    • Team's quantum object is biggest by factor of billions
    • Nanometer 'fuses' for high-performance batteries

  • Jan-Feb
    • US 'Star Wars' lasers bring down ballistic missile
    • Quantum trick for pressure-sensitive mobile devices
    • A charge for freezing water at different temperatures
    • Apple unveils its iPad computer
    • Quantum computer simulates hydrogen molecule just right
    • Video came expands the concept of dark energy
    • Carbon nanotubes used to make batteries from fabrics
    • Embedded electronics bring pop-up books to life
    • Solar cells made through oil-and-water 'self-assembly'
    • Chemical computer that mimics neurons to be created
    • Google's new phone to protect mobile advertising base

2009

  • Nov-Dec
    • AI aims to solve in-game chatter
    • Rainbow trapped for the first time
    • HAL's bells: IBM makes 'thinking computer' breakthrough
    • Lab worms are stunned by 'phaser'
    • China joins supercomputer elite
    • First universal programmable quantum computer unveiled
    • Contact lenses to get built-in virtual graphics
    • Light down a wire for solar power

  • Sep-Oct
    • Crystals hold supercomputer key
    • Tiny 'nuclear batteries' unveiled
    • Neutrinos could encode messages to submarines
    • 'Time telescope' could boost web
    • Google invites users to join Wave
    • Code-breaking quantum algorithm run on a silicon chip
    • Reboot for UK's 'oldest' computer

  • Jul-Aug
    • Nanolasers offer super-tight focus
    • Brighter idea for bendy displays
    • World's smallest laser unveiled
    • Ditching binary will make quantum computers more powerful
    • Bacteria make computers look like pocket calculators
    • Artificial brain '10 years away'
    • Apps 'to be as big as internet'
    • Google's new platform Chrome aims to show Microsoft's Windows the door
    • Laser light switch could leave transistors in the shade

  • May-Jun
    • Behind Microsoft's full-body gaming interface
    • Bridging the gap to quantum world
    • How to fit 300 DVDs on one disc
    • Flat-screen light bulbs switch on
    • Google's power-hungry data centers

  • Mar-Apr
    • Invisibility cloak edges closer
    • Optical disk offers 500GB storage
    • Spies 'infiltrate US power grid'
    • Thin speaker offers 'crisp sound'
    • A gaming world without consoles?
    • Major leap for faster computers
    • Scientists able to read people's minds

  • Jan-Feb
    • Computer components shrinking faster than predicted
    • Computer chips may 'repair' nerve
    • Organic computing takes a step closer
    • World's smallest lettering created with molecular projector
    • Tiny motor could power artery-cruising robots
    • Bendy gadget future for graphene
    • First flight of algae-fuelled jet
    • Palm unveils smartphone at show

2008

  • Nov-Dec
    • Flawed nanotubes could be perfect silicon replacement
    • Swapping your body becomes a virtual reality
    • Nanotech clothing fabric 'never gets wet'
    • IBM to build brain-like computers
    • Voice recognition software reads your brain waves

  • Sep-Oct
    • Plans unveiled for record-smashing 1000-mph car
    • Mind power moves paralysed limbs
    • Collider halted until next year
    • Ultrasound to give feel to games
    • Google launches internet browser

  • Jul-Aug
    • Intel details new core chip line
    • Elastic electronics see better
    • Say goodbye to the computer mouse
    • Your life will be flashed before your eyes
    • Roundest objects in the world created

  • May-Jun
    • Supercomputer sets petaflop pace
    • Google to get new space age home
    • Microsoft demos 'touch Windows'
    • Laser heats up the fusion future
    • NASA, Intel, SGI plan to 'soup up' supercomputer
    • Electronics' 'missing link' found

  • Mar-Apr
    • Nano switch hints at future chips
    • Powerful laser is 'brightest light in the universe'
    • Matrix-style virtual worlds 'a few years away'
    • Silicon chips stretch into shape
    • Chemical brain controls nanobots

  • Jan-Feb
    • Self-healing rubber bounces back
    • Brain control headset for gamers
    • Nanowires allow 'power dressing'
    • Holographic displays step closer
    • Hypersonic passenger jet designed
    • 'Darkest ever' material created
    • Apple announces ultra-thin laptop
    • Gates hails age of digital senses

2007

  • Nov-Dec
    • Bible put on a pinhead-size chip
    • Google debuts knowledge project
    • Light to shrink computer clusters
    • 'Super' scanner shows key detail
    • Net gridlock by 2010 study warns
    • Paralysed man's mind is 'read'
    • Shrinking chips use novel recipe

  • Sep-Oct
    • Victorian chemistry boosts atom-scale electronics
    • Tiny chips flash memory advance
    • Light-harvesting nanowire could drive tiny devices
    • Drive advance fuels terabyte era
    • Google 'dominates world search'
    • Universal avatars bestride worlds
    • Beam me up: Just how close are we to teleportation?
    • Big future beckons for tiny chips
    • Miniature golden artwork unveiled
    • Solar plane flies into the night
    • Apple overhauls entire iPod line

  • Jul-Aug
    • 'Spider-man' suit secret revealed
    • Stretching crystals promises flexible colour displays
    • Tiny wind engines cool computers
    • Putting electronics in a spin
    • Video games need 'realism boost'
    • Game worlds show their human side
    • Antique engines inspire nano chip
    • Computers crack famous board game
    • Chameleon liquid could outshine LCDs
    • Boeing unveils Dreamliner plane
    • The perpetual myth of free energy
    • The Tech Lab: Charles Stross

  • May-Jun
    • Supercomputer steps up the pace
    • Scientists battle to build biggest supercomputer
    • Molecular holograms are coming into focus
    • Patent sought on 'synthetic life'
    • Wireless energy promise powers up
    • Green light for flash fantastic
    • Launch date for iPhone revealed
    • Breakthrough brings 'Star Trek' teleport a step closer
    • Switchable hologram promises memory boost
    • Microsoft unveils table computer
    • Bio-sensor puts slime mould at its heart

  • Mar-Apr
    • Mouse brain simulated on computer
    • The power behind LucasFilm magic
    • Chips stack up in third dimension
    • French set new rail speed record
    • PS3 launch games put to the test
    • Rays light up life-like graphics
    • Virtual worlds set for shake-up
    • Google helps terabyte data swaps
    • The rise of technology addiction

  • Jan-Feb
    • Real game characters 'next year'
    • Teraflop chip hints at the future
    • Cool clouds turn light to matter
    • Chips push through nano-barrier
    • Neural 'extension cord' developed for brain implants
    • Apple's 'magical' iPhone unveiled
    • Technology 'embraced by public'

2006

  • Nov-Dec
    • Wikipedia creator turns to search
    • Blogging 'set to peak next year'
    • Giant tent to be built in Astana
    • Training for 'PlayStation medics'
    • 'Worm' attacks Second Life world
    • Air guitar T-shirt rocks for real
    • The birth of a quieter, greener plane

  • Sep-Oct
    • 'Tower of Babel' translator made
    • Fun solutions to serious problems
    • Warning over 'broken up' internet
    • Halo universe expands as fans wait
    • Engine on a chip drives laptops
    • Even on the ground, space elevators may have uses
    • Roll-up screens 'moving closer'
    • 3D TV 'could be three years away'
    • Projector size of sugar cube made
    • 'Sticky' silicon could speed data
    • Apple targets TV and film market
    • Fastest supercomputer to be built
    • Nanodoodling shows pipette power

  • Jul-Aug
    • They know all about you
    • JCB car beats diesel speed record
    • Artificial muscles light up TVs
    • Game tools put players in charge
    • Green pigment spins chip promise
    • Google warns on 'unsafe' websites
    • Digital home 'still 10 years off'
    • Wi-fi music player gets serious
    • Tiny wireless memory chip debuts
    • Brain-implant enables mind over matter
    • 'Magnetic memory' chip unveiled
    • Flat 'ion trap' holds quantum computing promise
    • Top computer hangs on to its title

  • May-Jun
    • New DS proves object of desire
    • Mobile phone risk during storms
    • Neurons self-organise to make brain chips
    • Microchip pushed to record operating speeds
    • Dry ice creates toughened glass
    • Rewriting the net address books
    • China 'blocks' main Google site
    • Fuel cells in laptops edge closer
    • Robot hand controlled by thought alone
    • Smart sites to power semantic web
    • Web inventor warns of 'dark' net
    • Microsoft reveals Vista checklist
    • Nintendo shows new games console
    • Problems plague World of Warcraft
    • Giants head for console showdown
    • Net censorship spreads worldwide
    • Warnings over USB memory sticks

  • Mar-Apr
    • Insect eye inspires future vision
    • Your thoughts are your password
    • Robo-turtle answers some flippery questions
    • Green mini-car to beat congestion
    • Duke Nukem sheds light on brain
    • Organic LEDs use fluorescence to pump up efficiency
    • Google launches Chinese service
    • Hope over self-focusing glasses
    • Chip ramps up neuron-to-computer communication
    • Nanotube circuit could boost chip speeds
    • Sony gears up PS3 online network
    • Laser chips could power petaflop computers
    • Chemists work on plastic promise
    • Virus used to make nanoparticles
    • Nanotech discovers the Americas
    • Fuels cells to change laptop use
    • 'Technology feeds grassroots media'
    • China and the break-up of the net
    • Car makers shout about green credentials
    • Robotic 'pack mule' displays stunning reflexes
    • 'Nano-skin' could create super-bendy screens
    • Warcraft game makers look to grow

  • Jan-Feb
    • Scaled Composites hiring spaceship builders
    • Enzyme computer could live inside you
    • Quantum computer works best switched off
    • Launch of Sony’s PlayStation 3 could be delayed
    • The laser that lets you see through solid objects
    • Poll: Web a fun place to hang out
    • How to be a rock star, virtually
    • Driving the car of the future
    • Self-cleaning bathroom on the way
    • Fossett distance quest under way
    • The future of today's technology
    • Giant robot rescues cars from deep snow
    • Next X Prizes target genes and gas mileage
    • What happened to the Robot Age?
    • Internet serves as 'social glue'
    • Dextrous mini-robots to aid ops
    • Mobiles 'don't raise cancer risk'
    • Nanoscale magnets promise more-shrinkable chips
    • Levi makes iPod controlling jeans
    • Game firms face challenges ahead
    • Intel eyes entertainment market
    • The year of the digital citizen

2005

  • Nov-Dec
    • Gel battery boost for radio tags
    • New Mexico lands space business
    • Data disasters dog computer users
    • 3G industry optimistic for 2006
    • Console wars: Which is best?
    • Living camera uses bacteria to capture image
    • The ideas interview: Ray Kurzweil
    • Digital cameras: Choosing the right one for you
    • Supercomputers set processor pace
    • US military sets laser PHASRs to stun
    • Silicon chip works on the speed of light

  • Sep-Oct
    • Supercomputer doubles own record
    • Picturing online gaming's value
    • Nanocar takes a test drive
    • Study lists top five tech trends
    • Robotic racers achieve milestone
    • New breed of 'fish-bot' unveiled
    • Nanotubes refine computer memory
    • Google and NASA in space venture
    • Deadly plague hits Warcraft world
    • Computer networks more vulnerable than ever
    • Dartmouth researchers build world's smallest mobile robot
    • Will web users 'Flock' to social surfing?

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