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07.11.11
Georgia Tech engineers pull energy out of atmospheric hat, go on electromagnetic scavenger hunt
07.11.11

Georgia Tech engineers pull energy out of atmospheric hat, go on electromagnetic scavenger hunt

Mankind's about to plunge into the depths of a wireless sensor-powering ether binge -- braincell...

By J. Volpe,   07.11.11
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05.17.11
Rescue robots map and explore dangerous buildings, prove there's no 'I' in 'team'  (video)
05.17.11

Rescue robots map and explore dangerous buildings, prove there's no 'I' in 'team' (video)

We've seen robots do some pretty heroic things in our time, but engineers from Georgia Tech, the U...

By A. Toor,   05.17.11
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05.11.11
Sand-swimming robot gets vertical manipulation via doorstop-shaped head (video)
05.11.11

Sand-swimming robot gets vertical manipulation via doorstop-shaped head (video)

So it looks like a half-stuffed sock -- and it is, sort of -- but this sandfish-inspired search a...

By C. Trout,   05.11.11
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05.07.11
Robots learn to march / spell, still not  capable of love (video)
05.07.11

Robots learn to march / spell, still not capable of love (video)

Here's hoping there's more than a few military-style marches standing between us and a complete rob...

By B. Heater,   05.07.11
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03.22.11
Google gives Georgia Tech $1 million to build a benchmark for the open internet
03.22.11

Google gives Georgia Tech $1 million to build a benchmark for the open internet

You can benchmark the cycles of your CPU, power of your GPU, speed of your internet connection, and...

By T. Stevens,   03.22.11
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03.09.11
Simon the robot learns to act like a human, can tell when you're not paying attention (video)
03.09.11

Simon the robot learns to act like a human, can tell when you're not paying attention (video)

A robot performing a task tends to be something of an attention-grabber, but should you ignore it t...

By T. Stevens,   03.09.11
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09.10.10
Georgia Tech gurus create deceptive robots, send army of Decepticons to UGA campus
09.10.10

Georgia Tech gurus create deceptive robots, send army of Decepticons to UGA campus

A score from now, when the entire world is burning and you're fighting to remember just how rosy th...

By D. Murph,   09.10.10
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08.16.10
GPUs democratize brute force password hacking
08.16.10

GPUs democratize brute force password hacking

It seems that the availability of increasingly powerful GPUs, when combined with brute-force passwo...

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07.22.10
Vaccine-delivery patch uses microneedles to do its dirty work, looks good in testing
07.22.10

Vaccine-delivery patch uses microneedles to do its dirty work, looks good in testing

This dissolving microneedle patch has been in development for well over a year now, but Mark Prausn...

By D. Murph,   07.22.10
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