Computer memory breakthrough, Google's What do you love? search: top Diggs
Wednesday 06 July 2011
The most popular news, videos and images as picked by Digg users during the last seven days, recorded on July 5.
1. IBM scientists demonstrate computer memory breakthrough
Scientists at IBM Research have successfully tested a new type of memory technology called phase-change memory that will facilitate the "development of low-cost, faster and more durable memory applications for consumer devices."
2. Google Quietly Rolls Out WDYL.com: A Range Of Google Product Results On One Page
Google has created a website called "What do you love?" The site returns search results from a number of Google's different search services including image search, YouTube and shopping results, all displayed on one page.
3. Unemployment - It doesn't skip a generation
A cartoon featuring a young boy asking his dad if he can move back in until he finds a job and his dad replying "That’s funny. I just asked your grandparents the same question."
4. Russian court bans Scientology literature, calls it "extremist"
A Russian court has banned L. Ron Hubbard's What is Scientology? and additional books by the Scientology community on the grounds that they are "extremist."
5. WTF Happened to the Constitution?!?
An article about privacy and civil liberties in this digital age of surveillance.
Life & Style blogs
City traders pay £200 for a quick hangover cure
Stephen Hawking: NHS is Britain's finest public service and must be preserved from commercial interests
The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
The Pirate Bay is back — but key staff have left to start a rival site
Eight-year-old girl Camilla Lisant suggests possible cancer treatment to her scientist father over the dinner table
Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
The open loathing between Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu just got worse
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
President Putin is a dangerous psychopath - reason is not going to work with him
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
Britain's widening poverty gap should be causing outrage at the start of the election campaign
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- 2 Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
- 3 Jewish community urged to boycott Cornwall village after residents vote for 'Hitlers Walk' sign to be reinstated
- 4 Gorillaz Phase 4: Cartoon supergroup is back as new artwork is unveiled
- 5 Benedict Cumberbatch's Alan Turing gay-rights campaign snubbed by Prince William and Kate Middleton
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