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03.22.13
RISE:2013 highlights: Kinect rehab, Lego lobsters, 3D printed tech and more
03.22.13

RISE:2013 highlights: Kinect rehab, Lego lobsters, 3D printed tech and more

We were excited and honored when the administration at Northeastern University asked us to help ju...

By B. Heater,   03.22.13
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09.12.12
Nexi robot helps Northeastern University track effects of shifty body language (video)
09.12.12

Nexi robot helps Northeastern University track effects of shifty body language (video)

MIT's Nexi robot has been teaching us about social interaction for years, and has even done a stin...

By J. Fingas,   09.12.12
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08.06.12
WiFi-Extending Robot is built like a tank -- we talk to the people behind the project (video)
08.06.12

WiFi-Extending Robot is built like a tank -- we talk to the people behind the project (video)

It's a fairly menacing sight, an aluminum robot sporting big tank treads -- that is, until you wat...

By B. Heater,   08.06.12
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06.13.12
iCRAFT robotic feeding arm (eyes-on)
06.13.12

iCRAFT robotic feeding arm (eyes-on)

We're back for another day of exploring the Northeastern University labs. We checked out a handful...

By B. Heater,   06.13.12
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06.12.12
ATLAS bimanual-rehabilitation glove system hands-on (video)
06.12.12

ATLAS bimanual-rehabilitation glove system hands-on (video)

The Squid Shirt that we checked out earlier today at Northeastern University certainly has the pot...

By B. Heater,   06.12.12
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06.12.12
HyCycle electric bike hands-on (video)
06.12.12

HyCycle electric bike hands-on (video)

The HyCycle isn't the kind of thing you'd want to have to take through airport security -- at leas...

By B. Heater,   06.12.12
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05.24.12
Northeastern University students develop eye controlled robotic arm that's happy to feed you
05.24.12

Northeastern University students develop eye controlled robotic arm that's happy to feed you

As an alternative to receiving brain implants for robotic arm dominance assistance, check out this...

By A. Santos,   05.24.12
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05.06.10
Northeastern University students build web-syncing, home-automating DPAC alarm clock
05.06.10

Northeastern University students build web-syncing, home-automating DPAC alarm clock

It may not actually be available for sale, but it looks like some students from Northeastern Univer...

By D. Melanson,   05.06.10
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08.28.08
Physicists develop microlens with earth-shatteringly short focal length
08.28.08

Physicists develop microlens with earth-shatteringly short focal length

It's hard to say when we, the consumers, will actually see any real benefit from the latest notewort...

By D. Murph,   08.28.08
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