Waseda university

10.19.09
Heat diodes give thermal computing a fighting chance
10.19.09

Heat diodes give thermal computing a fighting chance

Anyone who has tried their hand at overclocking recognizes just how evil waste heat is, and we're gu...

By D. Murph,   10.19.09
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09.04.09
Seven Samurai chipmakers set to take on Intel
09.04.09

Seven Samurai chipmakers set to take on Intel

You know, it's been nearly forty years since Intel introduced the first microprocessor, and even at...

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08.11.09
Latest ASIMO prototype is made of wood, requires one human
08.11.09

Latest ASIMO prototype is made of wood, requires one human

Honda may have bestowed plenty of improvements on ASIMO over the years, but it looks like an alumni...

By D. Melanson,   08.11.09
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06.17.09
Video: Japanese robot reads aloud from books, whispers vague threats while you sleep
06.17.09

Video: Japanese robot reads aloud from books, whispers vague threats while you sleep

Perhaps our Future Robot Overlords™ aren't planning on decimating the human population after...

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05.25.09
KOBIAN humanoid robot packs full range of emotions to creep you out
05.25.09

KOBIAN humanoid robot packs full range of emotions to creep you out

Japan's Tmsuk and Waseda University have certainly proven themselves capable of pushing the boundar...

By D. Melanson,   05.25.09
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04.28.09
Video: Scientists create walking goo, Steve McQueen put on alert
04.28.09

Video: Scientists create walking goo, Steve McQueen put on alert

Who needs servos and a degree in robotics? The real threat to humanity is brewing in the distillati...

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03.27.09
Waseda University's heartbeat compensation robot be stills our hearts
03.27.09

Waseda University's heartbeat compensation robot be stills our hearts

Look closely. No, closer. See that slab of pink meat in the middle of Waseda University's surgical...

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03.22.07
Researchers develop flexible, see-through battery
03.22.07

Researchers develop flexible, see-through battery

Those mad scientists at Waseda University have already brought us walking and talking robots, but th...

By D. Melanson,   03.22.07
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03.06.07
Waseda's two-legged, stair-climbing robot in action
03.06.07

Waseda's two-legged, stair-climbing robot in action

A good 90% of our day is spent sitting in a chair delivering you non-stop gadget action, but that o...

By Evan Blass,   03.06.07
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