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04.17.14
Watch a tiny, magnetically powered robot construction crew go to work
04.17.14

Watch a tiny, magnetically powered robot construction crew go to work

A robot doesn't have to big, powerful and terrifying to be worthwhile, and many people are working...

By J. Rigg,   04.17.14
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02.23.14
The 'first electronic person' was a box on wheels
02.23.14

The 'first electronic person' was a box on wheels

Welcome to Time Machines, where we offer up a selection of mechanical oddities, milestone gadgets an...

By J. Turi,   02.23.14
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07.03.13
Computing UI visionary Douglas Engelbart passes away at age 88
07.03.13

Computing UI visionary Douglas Engelbart passes away at age 88

The computing world lost one of its great minds and true pioneers yesterday. Douglas Engelbart pas...

By M. Gorman,   07.03.13
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04.29.13
SRI EV1 brings all-electric racing to the Mexican 1000 rally (video)
04.29.13

SRI EV1 brings all-electric racing to the Mexican 1000 rally (video)

We've seen electric off-roaders tackle the Dakar Rally, but racing on the Baja peninsula has prove...

By J. Fingas,   04.29.13
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02.14.13
Jack of all trades: Tempo Smart Calendar does a little bit of everything
02.14.13

Jack of all trades: Tempo Smart Calendar does a little bit of everything

Sure, your phone's built in calendar does a fine job of keeping track of meetings and chiming in w...

By S. Buckley,   02.14.13
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02.13.13
Smart calendar app Tempo speeds up your day
02.13.13

Smart calendar app Tempo speeds up your day

Not to bother you with a study from the University of the Obvious, but if you think about the his...

By M. Rose,   02.13.13
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07.11.11
Google Talk to use SRI technology for stabilizing video chats, revive Chatroulette
07.11.11

Google Talk to use SRI technology for stabilizing video chats, revive Chatroulette

Okay, so maybe it's not the only reason that Chatroulette is due for a revival, but it certainly won...

By D. Murph,   07.11.11
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04.18.11
SRI unveils Taurus, DaVinci's bomb-defusing little brother
04.18.11

SRI unveils Taurus, DaVinci's bomb-defusing little brother

This is SRI International's Taurus. Brought to you by the minds behind the DaVinci robo-surgeon, th...

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11.10.10
SRI's electroadhesion tech enables new army of wall-climbing robots
11.10.10

SRI's electroadhesion tech enables new army of wall-climbing robots

When the inevitable Robot Apocalypse goes down, you can credit SRI International for helping the fo...

By D. Murph,   11.10.10
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