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06.25.12
Keio University's Kinect-based Haptic VR system lets you roll your own face flat (video)
06.25.12

Keio University's Kinect-based Haptic VR system lets you roll your own face flat (video)

A research team at Keio University has built a fun haptic virtual reality system that enables you...

By D. Cooper,   06.25.12
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06.11.12
Keio University democratizes facial recognition technology for Avatars everywhere (video)
06.11.12

Keio University democratizes facial recognition technology for Avatars everywhere (video)

If you liked the look of that facial recognition technology on its way to Everquest II, but aren't...

By J. Trew,   06.11.12
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04.04.12
Japanese researchers show off 'interactive' plants: real leaves, artificial emotions
04.04.12

Japanese researchers show off 'interactive' plants: real leaves, artificial emotions

Looking for a little more companionship from your household plants? Then a team of researchers fro...

By D. Melanson,   04.04.12
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03.30.12
Add-on turns a smartphone camera into a joystick (video)
03.30.12

Add-on turns a smartphone camera into a joystick (video)

One of the more irritating aspects of touchscreen gaming is almost certainly the inevitability of b...

By B. Heater,   03.30.12
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12.19.11
Pinoky makes it easier to pretend like your stuffed animals are real friends (video)
12.19.11

Pinoky makes it easier to pretend like your stuffed animals are real friends (video)

Seated above, from left to right, are Ms. Snuggleberry, Mr. Cuddlekins, and Professor Puddles. Th...

By A. Toor,   12.19.11
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11.07.11
Telesar V robot brings new meaning to escapism (video)
11.07.11

Telesar V robot brings new meaning to escapism (video)

The esoteric art of telepresence is all about that sweetest of dreams: being somewhere you'd rath...

By S. Sakr,   11.07.11
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09.16.11
RePro3D is a 'touchable' 3D interface that lets you poke pixies (video)
09.16.11

RePro3D is a 'touchable' 3D interface that lets you poke pixies (video)

The illusion of 3D is kind of ruined the moment you reach out and try and grab whatever silly thi...

By T. O'Brien,   09.16.11
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05.30.11
Japanese scientists create giant metal cilium, relief for Voltron's giant metal lungs (video)
05.30.11

Japanese scientists create giant metal cilium, relief for Voltron's giant metal lungs (video)

Why would a group of researchers develop a table full of rods that mimic the movements of microsc...

By B. Heater,   05.30.11
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03.25.11
TEROOS robotic avatar gives your long-distance girlfriend a tiny, googly-eyed face (video)
03.25.11

TEROOS robotic avatar gives your long-distance girlfriend a tiny, googly-eyed face (video)

Do you pine for animatronic eyes and robots that whisper sweet nothings in your ear? Well, geeks wi...

By M. Gorman,   03.25.11
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