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01.28.16
Stanford's 'Gecko Glove' makes Spider-Man climbing possible
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Stanford's 'Gecko Glove' makes Spider-Man climbing possible

Cambridge researchers claimed humans are too big to wall-climb. Now meet Elliot Hawkes.

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11.19.14
Stanford University makes its own Gecko-inspired wall climbing pads
11.19.14

Stanford University makes its own Gecko-inspired wall climbing pads

Military types are obsessed with the Gecko because of the unique structure of its feet, which enab...

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06.09.14
Soldiers of the future will climb walls like Spider-Man
06.09.14

Soldiers of the future will climb walls like Spider-Man

The mad scientists at DARPA are encouraged to come up with crazy schemes to provide the US with an...

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09.20.13
Gecko Bluetooth tags act as motion and location triggers for your mobile (video)
09.20.13

Gecko Bluetooth tags act as motion and location triggers for your mobile (video)

What you see above isn't a fancy pick -- it's a gesture control peripheral called Gecko designed t...

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09.02.12
OLPC delivers big OS update with text-to-speech, DisplayLink and WebKit
09.02.12

OLPC delivers big OS update with text-to-speech, DisplayLink and WebKit

While most of its energy is focused on the XO-4 Touch, the One Laptop Per Child project is swingin...

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05.08.12
The Engadget interview: Mozilla Chief of Innovation Todd Simpson at CTIA 2012 (video)
05.08.12

The Engadget interview: Mozilla Chief of Innovation Todd Simpson at CTIA 2012 (video)

Today at CTIA Wireless in New Orleans we got the chance to spend a few minutes with Todd Simpson,...

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01.18.12
The Amazing Gecko-Man: a superhero future made possible by probable science
01.18.12

The Amazing Gecko-Man: a superhero future made possible by probable science

There's no superhero origin story that begins with a bite (or a lick?) from a gecko. Plain 'ol wall...

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11.13.11
Inhabitat's Week in Green: Rolls Royce 102EX test drive, electric unicycle and a sun-powered leaf
11.13.11

Inhabitat's Week in Green: Rolls Royce 102EX test drive, electric unicycle and a sun-powered leaf

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean te...

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11.07.11
Mozilla seeks to infiltrate Android with Boot to Gecko, a new mobile OS for geekos
11.07.11

Mozilla seeks to infiltrate Android with Boot to Gecko, a new mobile OS for geekos

Remember those rumblings about Mozilla and its very own mobile OS known as Boot to Gecko? We now...

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