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Swarming Crabs Act Like Energy Efficient Computers

A team of scientists from Japan and England has developed a computer made from live crabs, and though it sounds like something out of a Monty Python skit this crustaceous computing device could lead to a new generation of ultra-efficient computers. The basic concept is a form of biomimicry, as the  researchers were inspired by [...] No related posts.
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Why Do Some Old Programming Languages Never Die?

Technology : ReadWriteWeb (10 hours ago)

Many of today’s most well-known programming languages are old enough to vote. PHP is 20. Python is 23. HTML is 21. Ruby and JavaScript are 19. C is a whopping 42 years old. Nobody could have predicted this. Not even computer scienti... Read Post

Japanese Scientists Create Computer Out of Soldier Crabs

Lifestyle / Green Living : TreeHugger (2 years ago)

A team of Japanese scientists have created a computer out of swarms of soldier crabs by using their predictable behavior to build logic gates. Read Post

BBC reveals new coding and computing content to tie-in with new UK school curriculum

Technology : The Next Web Blog (16 hours ago)

> on March 2, 2010 in London, England." /> > on March 2, 2010 in London, England." /> The BBC has today introduced a range of computing and coding-related shows, games and competitions for kids designed to help improve their underst... Read Post

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