Roy Schestowitz wrote:
Solid-State PCs: Computing's Next Horizon
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| "Solid-state PCs are entirely feasible to develop, but there still
| are issues to solve in booting from Flash RAM," Robert Hoffer,
| cofounder and managing director of NewForth Partners, told
| TechNewsWorld. "The ideal approach is to use Linux. This is
| already being worked on by numerous companies."
They should talk to IBM: "Scientists from IBM, Macronix and Qimonda said
they developed a material that made "phase-change" memory 500 to 1,000
times **faster** than the commonly-used "flash" memory, while using half
as much power."