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09.24.12
Toyota builds assistive robot to help the disabled around the home
09.24.12

Toyota builds assistive robot to help the disabled around the home

Toyota has built the Human Support Robot, a 70 pound 'droid designed to help the elderly and less-...

By D. Cooper,   09.24.12
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05.13.11
X-Prize reveals plans for tricorder competition, suspiciously lacking Nimoy endorsement
05.13.11

X-Prize reveals plans for tricorder competition, suspiciously lacking Nimoy endorsement

We could feed you a line about the final frontier or exploring strange new worlds, but we'll just gi...

By C. Trout,   05.13.11
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01.10.11
How the iPhone has influnced Intamac's connected home services
01.10.11

How the iPhone has influnced Intamac's connected home services

Intamac was probably one of the least consumer-facing appointments we had at last week's CES confer...

By M. Schramm,   01.10.11
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11.02.10
Affectiva's Q Sensor wristband monitors and logs stress levels, might bring back the snap bracelet
11.02.10

Affectiva's Q Sensor wristband monitors and logs stress levels, might bring back the snap bracelet

Credit to Affectiva -- for a medical bracelet, the Q Sensor looks delightful. The item you're peerin...

By D. Murph,   11.02.10
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09.24.10
Panasonic's hair-washing robot: rinse, kill, repeat
09.24.10

Panasonic's hair-washing robot: rinse, kill, repeat

If Panasonic can build an exercise horse then surely a robot that washes your hair should come as n...

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06.11.07
Alzheimer's patients, caregivers receiving VeriMed RFID chips
06.11.07

Alzheimer's patients, caregivers receiving VeriMed RFID chips

Caring for those with Alzheimer's could be getting a whole lot less stressful, as VeriChip has repor...

By D. Murph,   06.11.07
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