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10.30.14
Researchers use wearable sensors to better communicate with dogs
10.30.14

Researchers use wearable sensors to better communicate with dogs

Sometimes it can be difficult to get your canine companion to get the commands you're giving, but...

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12.10.12
Android 4.2 App Verification Service tested, found no substitute for full anti-malware tools
12.10.12

Android 4.2 App Verification Service tested, found no substitute for full anti-malware tools

Google's App Verification Service is a quiet addition to Android 4.2, but potentially game-changin...

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11.15.12
NC State University's WiFox could improve public WiFi performance by up to 700 percent
11.15.12

NC State University's WiFox could improve public WiFi performance by up to 700 percent

If you've ever swallowed your pride and bit the bullet on hotel WiFi, you've probably felt the slu...

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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...

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09.06.12
Researchers take full control of cockroach's movement, turn it into a wireless sensor
09.06.12

Researchers take full control of cockroach's movement, turn it into a wireless sensor

Built-in power supply? Check. Ability to survive anything? Check. Easy to control? Okay, anyone wh...

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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...

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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...

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04.23.12
New research brings better wireless to remote locations, 80 percent faster GoT downloads
04.23.12

New research brings better wireless to remote locations, 80 percent faster GoT downloads

Not getting the bandwidth you need, Heidi? Then maybe the folks at North Carolina State University...

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07.14.11
NC State University researchers create soft memory machine, just add water
07.14.11

NC State University researchers create soft memory machine, just add water

We're not big fans of the word moist, nor the objects it usually describes. But if you call it mu...

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