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02.02.15
Amazon takes on textbook sales at major universities
02.02.15

Amazon takes on textbook sales at major universities

Amazon is set to open distribution centers at two large US colleges and offer students next-day de...

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06.13.11
Researchers shield implants from hackers with wireless charm of protection
06.13.11

Researchers shield implants from hackers with wireless charm of protection

Everything can be hacked -- that's an important detail to keep in mind as we start cramming wireless...

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09.09.10
Portal and Flight Simulator played on Microsoft Surface
09.09.10

Portal and Flight Simulator played on Microsoft Surface

Students at the University of Massachusetts Lowell Robotics Lab have adapted an "on-screen joystick...

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07.02.08
UMass Mobile Manipulator pushes things around, learns ways of the world
07.02.08

UMass Mobile Manipulator pushes things around, learns ways of the world

Robots teaching robots? Check. Robots teaching humans? Check. Robots learning things on their own a...

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02.11.08
GPS-enabled helmet calls for help post-accident
02.11.08

GPS-enabled helmet calls for help post-accident

We've seen some pretty well equipped helmets in our day, but UMass Amherst student Brycen Spencer se...

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02.10.08
GPS-enabled helmet calls for help post-accident
02.10.08

GPS-enabled helmet calls for help post-accident

We've seen some pretty well equipped helmets in our day, but UMass Amherst student Brycen Spencer se...

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07.06.07
Turtles don solar-powered communicators in the name of science
07.06.07

Turtles don solar-powered communicators in the name of science

For biologists who aren't down with tracking blazing fast cheetahs and computer engineers who aren'...

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