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World's smallest computer, again
Posted: 27 June 2018

Not to be outdone by IBM, who recently boasted the smallest functional device at 1mmx1mm, the University of Michigan has created one even smaller - so small that it makes a grain of rice look gigantic alongside.

The jury is out whether these nano devices qualify to be called 'computers' but the opportunities they offer for massively distributed sensors capable of gathering and processing data should not be overlooked. And, they will probably get even smaller and more powerful in the future. Who said Moore's Law was dead? Oh, wait...

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