microchip

New microchip for ingestible 'smart pills' developed

The silicon-chip device called ATOMS - short for addressable transmitters operated as magnetic spins - could one day serve as miniature robotic wardens of our bodies, monitoring a patient's gastrointestinal tract, blood, or brain.

Sep 13, 2017, 12:17 PM IST

15-year-old becomes Britain's youngest 'cyborg'

A 15-year-old boy in the UK who used a hypodermic syringe to insert a microchip under the skin on his hand may have become Britain's youngest 'cyborg' - part-human, part machine.

Jun 30, 2015, 23:05 PM IST

Indian-origin researcher helps develop mini-heart on microchip

An Indian-origin scientist with the University of California at Berkeley was involved in growing a viable, pulsating heart on a microchip to improve drug screening.

Mar 21, 2015, 08:42 AM IST
 'Miniature' electronic devices come closer to reality

'Miniature' electronic devices come closer to reality

Adaptable electronics is generating significant interest in the scientific community because of the many applications.

Jan 28, 2015, 10:46 AM IST

Microchip that would make your PC work like human brain!

Distressed at the slow speed of your personal computer? Here comes a microchip that would give your PC a speed that is 9,000 faster than an average one.

May 05, 2014, 18:39 PM IST

Microchip that would make your PC work like human brain!

Distressed at the slow speed of your personal computer? Here comes a microchip that would give your PC a speed that is 9,000 faster than an average one.

May 04, 2014, 15:57 PM IST

Now, microchip that mimics human brain

In a breakthrough, Swiss scientists have developed a novel new microchip that works just like a human brain and exhibits cognitive abilities.

Jul 23, 2013, 13:38 PM IST

Restoring memory with a microchip now closer to reality

Researchers in the US are hoping to start human trials of memory implants in the next two years.

May 12, 2013, 14:38 PM IST

Scientists design ‘intelligent’ microchip which may reduce obesity

Scientists from UK have claimed of designing an "intelligent" microchip that can suppress appetite.

Mar 29, 2013, 15:56 PM IST

New microchip can transmit data 1000 times faster than Bluetooth

Scientists have developed a revolutionary microchip that can transmit large volumes of data at ultra-high speeds of 2 Gigabits per second.

May 26, 2012, 08:58 AM IST

New microchip can transmit data 1000 times faster than Bluetooth

Scientists have developed a revolutionary microchip that can transmit large volumes of data at ultra-high speeds of 2 Gigabits per second.

May 26, 2012, 08:58 AM IST

CPIM claims mediaperson `planted` microchip

CPI(M) said a microchip was found inside the hall where the party`s district conference is being held.

Jan 14, 2012, 22:11 PM IST

Microchip implant monitors tumour growth

Scientists in Germany claim to have developed a "microchip sensor" that can be implanted close to a tumour to monitor its growth.

Sep 01, 2011, 23:40 PM IST

Microchip to power first bionic eye

The device is tiny but represents a significant advance in nerve stimulation technology.

Apr 04, 2011, 10:26 AM IST

Microchip to power first bionic eye

The device is tiny but represents a significant advance in nerve stimulation technology.

Apr 04, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Bionic eye can restore lost vision

A tiny microchip implanted in the back of the eye has been found to restore sight, researchers said.

Nov 03, 2010, 23:10 PM IST

Bionic eye can restore lost vision

A tiny microchip implanted in the back of the eye has been found to restore sight, researchers said.

Nov 03, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Tiny microchip could keep your heart ticking

A tiny microchip not much bigger than a grain of rice could monitor the heart round the clock and save lives.

Nov 02, 2010, 23:48 PM IST

Tiny microchip could keep your heart ticking

A tiny microchip not much bigger than a grain of rice could monitor the heart round the clock and save lives.

Nov 02, 2010, 23:48 PM IST

Human brain `on a microchip`

Canadian scientists have created a neurochip, that "communicates" with brain cells.

Aug 11, 2010, 14:33 PM IST