The world's largest IT show took place in February in Hanover, Germany. vnunet.com, in addition to Computing and Network News, were there to bring you all the latest developments of the alliances struck, products launched and strategic announcements made at the show. Collected below are the top stories from the week long show.
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
J1043+2408 was observed for more than 10 years, and its radio light curve exhibited a periodic signal repeating in about 563 days