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June 1, 2016

Tech Tips: Effective Bushing Cleaning Practices

Cleaning Bushings with Hydrogen Peroxide: Prolonged Life or Sudden Death   Here at Potentials, Inc. we are regularly asked if it is a good idea to use hydrogen peroxide to clean bushings. We would like to share a few thoughts on the subject with all our clients. The suggestions below are based on our years […]

March 10, 2016

IBM breakthrough improves carbon nanotube scaling below 10nm

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Over the past few years, IBM has poured a great deal of time and effort into researching carbon nanotubes (CNTs). The existence of single-walled carbon nanotubes and their marvelous semiconductor properties occurred independently at both NEC and IBM, and Big Blue has been interested in capitalizing on that discovery for well over a decade. IBM researchers have now published a paper in which they claim to have demonstrated highly beneficial scaling capabilities in carbon nanotubes.

March 10, 2016

‘Skyscraper’ chips promise powerful computing boost

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A team of researchers led by Stanford’s Mohamed M. Sabry Aly, Subhasish Mitra, and H.-S. Philip Wong want to put a “skyscraper” of computer chips in your next PC. The idea is to stack application processors, memory modules, and other components one on top of the other in “a revolutionary new high-rise architecture for computing,” according to the Stanford News Service