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09.18.13
NC State develops personalized web search without the usual server strain
09.18.13

NC State develops personalized web search without the usual server strain

The notion of personalized, contextually aware search is nothing new, but it can put a tremendous...

By J. Fingas,   09.18.13
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06.28.13
Smile, and JavaTutor's AI knows when you're learning online
06.28.13

Smile, and JavaTutor's AI knows when you're learning online

College-age kids these days are pretty good at a few things: selfies, social oversharing and stari...

By J. Volpe,   06.28.13
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06.25.13
Mad scientists turn roaches into cyborgs, control them with Kinect, laugh at nature
06.25.13

Mad scientists turn roaches into cyborgs, control them with Kinect, laugh at nature

We'd love to tell you that the researchers at North Carolina State University aren't monsters who...

By B. Gilbert,   06.25.13
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05.14.13
Researchers develop algorithm to protect networks from cyber attacks
05.14.13

Researchers develop algorithm to protect networks from cyber attacks

Amidst increasing concern about cybersecurity, researchers at North Carolina State University have...

By M. Grey,   05.14.13
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12.19.12
NC State builds stretchable wires from liquid metal, keeps headphones humming (video)
12.19.12

NC State builds stretchable wires from liquid metal, keeps headphones humming (video)

More than a few of us have had that moment of panic when our headphone cords catch on an object an...

By J. Fingas,   12.19.12
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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...

By J. Fingas,   12.10.12
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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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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...

By S. Dent,   09.06.12
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