Chemists Construct Squishy Memristors and Diodes

Quasi-liquid electronics might make better brain implants, scientists say Images: Hyung-Jun Koo/Ju-Hee So 7 December 2010— Researchers at North Carolina State University have demonstrated new “soft” electronic components, built from liquid metals and hydrogels. The scientists hope that such components—quasi-liquid diodes and memristors—will work better than traditional electronics to interface… Read more »

Judge slaps LimeWire with permanent injunction

The end of Lime Wire as it has existed for years appears to be at hand. U.S. District Judge Kimba Wood issued an injunction today against the company that operates the long popular file-sharing software LimeWire and orders managers there to disable “the searching, downloading, uploading, file trading…and/or all functionality”… Read more »