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February 11th, 2007

The latest dirt on technology: River germs could run computers

Abstract:
Current techniques for manufacturing nanowires are both slow and expensive, said Peter Conley , director of equity research for MDB Capital Group in Santa Monica, Calif., whose company closely tracks the developing nanotech industry. If Geobacter lives up to its promise as a cost-effective method for manufacturing commercial-grade wires in bulk, the surge in availability would dramatically accelerate the development of new ultra-compact technologies, he said.

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