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11.23.15
Doctors grow tumors that roll up like toilet paper
11.23.15

Doctors grow tumors that roll up like toilet paper

You'll never look at Fruit Roll-Ups the same way again.

By A. Tarantola,   11.23.15
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09.20.15
Mandatory South Korean parental control app is a security nightmare
09.20.15

Mandatory South Korean parental control app is a security nightmare

South Korea's requirement for parental controls on phones may have left kids more vulnerable than if they had nothing.

By J. Fingas,   09.20.15
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05.28.15
This telescope is really just 10 Canon lenses strapped together
05.28.15

This telescope is really just 10 Canon lenses strapped together

Hunting for extremely dim galaxies is especially difficult with single-lens telescopes. That's bec...

By A. Tarantola,   05.28.15
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03.20.15
Tiny glass fibers are the secret to boots made for walkin' (on ice)
03.20.15

Tiny glass fibers are the secret to boots made for walkin' (on ice)

A team of Canadian researchers don't think cleats and studs are the way to go when it comes to win...

By M. Moon,   03.20.15
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05.15.14
Students build a robot arm you control with the wink of an eye
05.15.14

Students build a robot arm you control with the wink of an eye

Want proof that you don't need big, specialized equipment to produce a mind-controlled robot arm?...

By J. Fingas,   05.15.14
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07.12.13
AeroVelo's human-powered helicopter bags $250,000 Sikorsky Prize
07.12.13

AeroVelo's human-powered helicopter bags $250,000 Sikorsky Prize

We're sure AeroVelo team members think every sleepless night and pedal push are worth it now that...

By M. Moon,   07.12.13
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06.05.13
University of Toronto student tech shoots HDR video in real-time (eyes-on)
06.05.13

University of Toronto student tech shoots HDR video in real-time (eyes-on)

Sure, you love the HDR pictures coming from your point-and-shoot, smartphone or perhaps even your...

By M. Gorman,   06.05.13
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03.13.13
Google acquires neural network startup that may help it hone speech recognition and more
03.13.13

Google acquires neural network startup that may help it hone speech recognition and more

Mountain View has just picked up some experts on deep neural networks with their acquisition of DN...

By A. Santos,   03.13.13
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10.22.12
Autodesk researchers develop 'magic finger' that reads gestures from any surface (video)
10.22.12

Autodesk researchers develop 'magic finger' that reads gestures from any surface (video)

By combining a camera that detects surfaces with one that perceives motion, Canadian university re...

By S. Dent,   10.22.12
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