Research group Dataquest says Apple's decision to effectively end cloning of its Mac computers will "lead to its demise as a serious player". The comment comes shortly after fellow IT industry watcher Forrester Research published a report entitled 'Apple unravels', which criticised the company for management chaos and said its four per cent share of the desktop market was insufficient base for recovery.
Molybdenum ditelluride is a two-dimensional material that can be easily stacked into multiple layers to create a memory cell
New light-guiding nanoscale device can control and monitor a nanoparticle trapped in a laser beam with high sensitivity
Optical traps are scientific instruments in which a focused laser beam is used to exert an attractive or repulsive force on a microscopic object to hold it in place
Scientists estimate that the exoplanet has already lost up to 35 per cent of its mass over its lifetime
The observations were made using the Atacama Array in the Chilean desert