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05.01.14
Experimental UI equips you with a virtual tape measure and other skeuomorphs
05.01.14

Experimental UI equips you with a virtual tape measure and other skeuomorphs

While companies like Apple are moving away wholesale from faux real-world objects, one designer wa...

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06.30.12
Carnegie Mellon researchers develop robot that takes inventory, helps you find aisle four
06.30.12

Carnegie Mellon researchers develop robot that takes inventory, helps you find aisle four

Fed up with wandering through supermarket aisles in an effort to cross that last item off your sho...

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01.21.12
Google Sky Map boldly explores open source galaxy
01.21.12

Google Sky Map boldly explores open source galaxy

Via its Research Blog, Google has announced the donation of the Sky Map project to the open source...

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08.10.11
Researchers demo 3D face scanning breakthroughs at SIGGRAPH, Kinect crowd squarely targeted
08.10.11

Researchers demo 3D face scanning breakthroughs at SIGGRAPH, Kinect crowd squarely targeted

Lookin' to get your Grown Nerd on? Look no further. We just sat through 1.5 hours of high-brow te...

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06.21.11
Carnegie Mellon researchers develop world's smallest biological fuel cell
06.21.11

Carnegie Mellon researchers develop world's smallest biological fuel cell

Cars and other vehicles may be the first thing that springs to mind at the mention of fuel cells, bu...

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04.26.11
Vibratron plays impossible music with ball bearings, is your new master (video)
04.26.11

Vibratron plays impossible music with ball bearings, is your new master (video)

First they came for Jeopardy!, then they came for our vibraphones. We still own baseball, but t...

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04.22.11
Carnegie Mellon's GigaPan Time Machine brings time-lapse to panoramas
04.22.11

Carnegie Mellon's GigaPan Time Machine brings time-lapse to panoramas

We've already seen GigaPan technology used for plenty of impressive panoramas, but some researchers...

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12.01.10
NC State and CMU develop velocity-sensing shoe radar, aim to improve indoor GPS routing
12.01.10

NC State and CMU develop velocity-sensing shoe radar, aim to improve indoor GPS routing

The world at large owes a good bit to Maxwell Smart, you know. Granted, it's hard to directly link t...

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10.09.10
Google and TU Braunschweig independently develop self-driving cars (video)
10.09.10

Google and TU Braunschweig independently develop self-driving cars (video)

There's a Toyota Prius in California, and a VW Passat halfway around the globe -- each equipped wit...

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