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Articles by John Walko
posted in March 2006
Researchers claim to have discovered a way to infect an RFID chip with a virus, but in fact they just built a poorly designed system, said an RFID trade association.
SoftBank, Japan's largest broadband Internet provider, has been setting its sights on Japan's $78 billion mobile market for a while as it moves to offer a combination of broadband, mobile, and Internet services and content.
The software giant hopes the ultracompact computer, which runs Windows XP and sports a touch screen and wireless connectivity, will spawn an entirely new handheld market.
Global semiconductor sales in January historically show an average sequential decline of 2.2% following the seasonally strong fourth quarter. But not this year, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association.
A consortium of vendors and a British university are looking at nanotechnology that promises to improve the reception of mobile devices.