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11.29.11
Researchers expose printer vulnerability, turn LaserJets into literal time bombs (update)
11.29.11

Researchers expose printer vulnerability, turn LaserJets into literal time bombs (update)

Your precious printer might seem innocuous but, in reality, it could be a ticking time bomb just...

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08.04.11
$1 chip tests for HIV in 15 minutes flat, fits in your wallet
08.04.11

$1 chip tests for HIV in 15 minutes flat, fits in your wallet

Getting tested for STDs used to mean a doctor's visit, vials of blood, and days, weeks, or even m...

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05.24.11
IBM's Jeopardy-winning supercomputer headed to hospitals. Dr. Watson, we presume?
05.24.11

IBM's Jeopardy-winning supercomputer headed to hospitals. Dr. Watson, we presume?

We always knew that Watson's powers extended well beyond the realm of TV trivia, and now IBM has...

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12.30.09
OnLive shows off UI and iPhone use in marathon tech demo (video)
12.30.09

OnLive shows off UI and iPhone use in marathon tech demo (video)

Sure, OnLive has already done live demos of its "cloud gaming" service, but it never hurts to get a...

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10.16.06
Meet MAYA-II, the new DNA computer that can play Tic-Tac-Toe
10.16.06

Meet MAYA-II, the new DNA computer that can play Tic-Tac-Toe

While strands of DNA may be able to pick fights with other strands, one thing that they can't do ye...

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10.10.06
Molecular spiders can cut grass, fight one another, and save lives?
10.10.06

Molecular spiders can cut grass, fight one another, and save lives?

If you've read Engadget for any period of time, you know that we love robots. What do we love more...

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07.13.06
Computer-brain interface device will speed up video footage review
07.13.06

Computer-brain interface device will speed up video footage review

No matter how many spy cams and unmanned surveillance drones government and law enforcement officia...

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