Guitarists want the sound of vintage gear without sacrificing the options offered by modern digital equipment. Damage Control blends them in a number of effect pedals and pre-amps powered by Analog Devices’ Sharc. The TimeLine Multi-Dimensional Delay offers features like flange, vibrato, slapback, long delay and reverse delays, while the Glass Nexus combines custom modulation effects with delay and reverb, also employing dual 12AX7 tubes.
Artificially created metamaterials are already appearing in niche applications like electronics, communications, and defense, says a new report from Lux Research. How quickly they become mainstream depends on cost-effective manufacturing methods, which will include additive manufacturing.
Sharon Glotzer and David Pine are hoping to create the first liquid hard drive with liquid nanoparticles that can store 1TB per teaspoon. They aren't the first to find potential data stores, as Harvard researchers have stored 700 TB inside a gram of DNA.
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