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Carbon Nanotube Computer Breakthrough

     
9:44 am on Sep 26, 2013 (gmt 0)

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The first computer built entirely with carbon nanotubes has been unveiled, opening the door to a new generation of digital devices.

"Cedric" is only a basic prototype but could be developed into a machine which is smaller, faster and more efficient than today's silicon models.

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Exciting developments, but looks like it's still a long way off from a commercial solution as the production issues seem to be a major challenge.
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"carbon based" hits close to home for most life forms -- it could bridge to organic computing.