Wire

12.03.14
Wire is a minimalist chat app backed by a Skype co-founder
12.03.14

Wire is a minimalist chat app backed by a Skype co-founder

Skype co-founder Janus Friis thinks the 11-year-old program's a liiittle outdated, that's why he n...

By M. Moon,   12.03.14
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06.02.14
Nanotechnology can turn your jacket into a battery
06.02.14

Nanotechnology can turn your jacket into a battery

There are certainly clothes and wires that can transmit electricity, but wouldn't it make sense if...

By J. Fingas,   06.02.14
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01.06.12
This electric wire is four atoms thick, and you thought speaker cable was fiddly (video)
01.06.12

This electric wire is four atoms thick, and you thought speaker cable was fiddly (video)

This should come as a great relief to anyone planning a quantum computer self-build: wires still...

By S. Sakr,   01.06.12
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04.06.11
Elderly Georgian lady disconnects Armenian internet for half a day... by accident
04.06.11

Elderly Georgian lady disconnects Armenian internet for half a day... by accident

A 75-year old lady from Georgia (the country, not the state) has perpetrated an impressive feat of...

By Vlad Savov,   04.06.11
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03.31.11
Nanogenerators produce electricity by squeezing your fingers together, while you dance
03.31.11

Nanogenerators produce electricity by squeezing your fingers together, while you dance

It's been a while since we last heard about nanogenerators -- you know, those insanely tiny fibers...

By Sam Sheffer,   03.31.11
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08.20.10
Sony replacing handset wiring with a single copper cable
08.20.10

Sony replacing handset wiring with a single copper cable

Sure, it's just boring ol' component news but you can guarantee that this advance will affect the a...

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01.16.07
Korean carriers to offer anti-eavesdropping service
01.16.07

Korean carriers to offer anti-eavesdropping service

Just as Japan announces that it'll pretty much have an eye on every single cellphone user in the nat...

By D. Murph,   01.16.07
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