This Week In Emerging Technology - August 29th

Here are the emerging technology stories for the week of August 27th. No Muni WiFi for Chicago - The dream of cities offering WiFi Internet service to citizens took another hit as Chicago just announced that they are stepping back from their own Muni WiFi plans. Super Aerogels - Interesting little Wired post on the possibilities of aerogels, which have a wide variety of uses, especially in insulation. Five Terabyte Optical Disks - An Israeli company is working on a new technology that delivers 5 terabytes of storage on a DVD sized disk.

Here are the emerging technology stories for the week of August 27th.

No Muni WiFi for Chicago - The dream of cities offering WiFi Internet service to citizens took another hit as Chicago just announced that they are stepping back from their own Muni WiFi plans.

Super Aerogels - Interesting little Wired post on the possibilities of aerogels, which have a wide variety of uses, especially in insulation.

Five Terabyte Optical Disks - An Israeli company is working on a new technology that delivers 5 terabytes of storage on a DVD sized disk.