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Monday: November 30, 2009

One scientist has managed to successfully trap a rainbow.One scientist has managed to successfully trap a rainbow.

When they shone a multi-wavelength laser beam at the open end of the gilded waveguide, a trapped rainbow formed inside. This could be seen as a series of coloured rings when the lens was viewed from above with a microscope.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Science @ 3:09 PM | Tags (9) | lasers | newscientist | rainbow | rings | science | scientists | skittles | trap | waves |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 29 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: September 30, 2009

Google Wave application to be handed out to beta testers today.Google Wave application to be handed out to beta testers today.

In Wave, e-mail-like communications can be edited by several users simultaneously. And users can chat about certain sections of Wave documents in real time, where all users see what a person is typing as it is typed.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 7:43 AM | Tags (7) | google | wave | application | email | social | testing | testers |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 1, 2009

Upcoming Star Wars toy lets you move an object with your mind (aka The Force).Upcoming Star Wars toy lets you move an object with your mind (aka The Force).

Put this one on the Christmas list this year.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 3:56 PM | Tags (5) | starwars | force | toys | gadget | brainwave |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 52 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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