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IBM Reports Carbon Nanotube Chip Breakthrough 73

First time accepted submitter yawaramin writes "IBM has apparently made a breakthrough in arranging carbon nanotubes into the logic gates necessary to make a chip. This should help miniaturize and speed up processors beyond what today's silicon-based technologies are capable of. The article notes though that perfecting the carbon nanotube technology could take up the rest of this decade."

Marvelous! The super-user's going to boot me! What a finely tuned response to the situation!