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11.02.12
Android 'smishing' vulnerability discovered by NCSU researchers; Google has a fix incoming
11.02.12

Android 'smishing' vulnerability discovered by NCSU researchers; Google has a fix incoming

The art of smishing (SMS-Phishing) has been practiced for some time, but a discovery by the wizard...

By D. Murph,   11.02.12
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10.11.12
NC State nanoflowers can boost battery and solar cell capacity, make great prom accessories
10.11.12

NC State nanoflowers can boost battery and solar cell capacity, make great prom accessories

We see a lot of sleek-looking technology pass through our doors, but it's rare that the inventions...

By J. Fingas,   10.11.12
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09.08.12
Alt-week 9.8.12: Moon farming, self powered health monitors and bringing a 50,000 year-old girl to life
09.08.12

Alt-week 9.8.12: Moon farming, self powered health monitors and bringing a 50,000 year-old girl to life

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

By J. Trew,   09.08.12
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08.11.12
Researchers propose à la carte internet services, overhaul for web infrastructure
08.11.12

Researchers propose à la carte internet services, overhaul for web infrastructure

A quintet of researchers funded by the National Science Foundation have envisioned a new internet...

By A. Santos,   08.11.12
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07.17.12
NC State's new efficient pico projector raises hopes for smartphone cinema
07.17.12

NC State's new efficient pico projector raises hopes for smartphone cinema

A team at North Carolina State University has developed a new liquid crystal projector that could...

By D. Cooper,   07.17.12
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06.27.12
Researchers partially automate CPU core design, aim to fast track new PC processor production
06.27.12

Researchers partially automate CPU core design, aim to fast track new PC processor production

Tired of the year wait (or more) in between new silicon architecture offerings from Chipzilla and A...

By M. Gorman,   06.27.12
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05.22.12
Mobile security researchers present Android Malware Genome Project at IEEE
05.22.12

Mobile security researchers present Android Malware Genome Project at IEEE

Android's openness, combined with its popularity, has lead a few of the developer faithful astray -...

By J. Trew,   05.22.12
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05.16.12
Scientists tweak wireless power transfer, Tesla nods happily in his grave
05.16.12

Scientists tweak wireless power transfer, Tesla nods happily in his grave

Wireless charging may be all the rage these days, but actually beaming electricity -- as sketched...

By S. Dent,   05.16.12
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04.09.12
NC State researcher finds more efficient way to cool devices, looks to cut costs too
04.09.12

NC State researcher finds more efficient way to cool devices, looks to cut costs too

Does your electronic device have you a bit hot under the collar these days? A researcher at NC Stat...

By B. Steele,   04.09.12
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