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Overheard: Computing at the speed of light



Posted by: Margaret Rouse
Tags:
nanotech
optical computer
lightening_006.jpg “Computers that operate at the speed of light have come a step closer. Researchers have devised a light-based transistor made of semiconducting nanowires that could be a key building block of machines that are hundreds of times faster than today’s supercomputers.”

Saswato Das, Speed-of-light computing comes a step closer

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