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How Many Atoms Does It Take To Store A Memory Bit?
2012-01-13 09:46:22

Researchers at International Business Machines (IBM) have discovered how to store a bit of information in just 12 atoms, a process that usually requires the use of a million or more atoms.

IBM Unveils New '5 In 5' Technologies
2011-12-20 12:46:57

IBM unveiled its sixth annual "IBM 5 in 5" on Monday, listing innovations that have the potential to change how technology is integrated into people's lives.

2011-07-28 07:04:00

ARMONK, N.Y., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the creation of the Services Innovation Lab (SIL), a new global lab that will initially comprise about 200 technology experts hand-picked from around the company.

2011-07-21 23:01:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers from IBM (NYSE: IBM) today demonstrated the future of large-scale storage systems by successfully scanning 10 billion files on a single system in just 43 minutes, shattering the previous record of one billion files in three hours by a factor of 37. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) Growing at unprecedented scales, this advance unifies data environments on a single platform, instead of being distributed...

2010-03-09 10:15:00

Researchers at IBM said they have discovered a way to make biodegradable plastic from plants that could replace petroleum-based plastics and other products that are not good for the environment.

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