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03.15.12
Swimming robots break wave-powered distance record, don't even stop for high-fives
03.15.12

Swimming robots break wave-powered distance record, don't even stop for high-fives

Remember those autonomous sea-faring robots we saw back in November? Well, it looks like their self...

By J. Trew,   03.15.12
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03.02.12
The Gathering 2012 to bring world's fastest internet to Norway, leave Swedish laundry out to dry
03.02.12

The Gathering 2012 to bring world's fastest internet to Norway, leave Swedish laundry out to dry

Dreamhack's record breaking 120Gbps connection was fast enough to replace a certain household appli...

By S. Buckley,   03.02.12
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01.26.12
German scientists shoot world's fastest movie: gone in 50 femtoseconds
01.26.12

German scientists shoot world's fastest movie: gone in 50 femtoseconds

No, it's not another Fast & Furious sequel, it's something much quicker -- 800 billion times qu...

By J. Trew,   01.26.12
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01.06.12
Fusion-io breaks one billion IOPS barrier, pauses to congratulate itself
01.06.12

Fusion-io breaks one billion IOPS barrier, pauses to congratulate itself

Let's get a little perspective, shall we? Corsair's Force Series 3 SSD -- a wholly awesome produc...

By D. Murph,   01.06.12
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11.30.11
Visualized: Sweden's Dreamhack in pictures
11.30.11

Visualized: Sweden's Dreamhack in pictures

What does a legion of Swedish LAN party-goers and a 120Gbps internet connection look like? Some...

By M. Smith,   11.30.11
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11.24.11
Cisco, Telia to activate 'world's fastest internet connection' at 120Gbps, sounds pretty Swede
11.24.11

Cisco, Telia to activate 'world's fastest internet connection' at 120Gbps, sounds pretty Swede

If the Swedes can dry a load of laundry on a 40Gbps internet connection, just imagine what they...

By A. Toor,   11.24.11
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11.19.11
Wave Glider robots set out to explore the seven seas, break the Guinness record
11.19.11

Wave Glider robots set out to explore the seven seas, break the Guinness record

It's a bird, it's a plane, nope, it's Liquid Robotic's four Wave Gliders on a mission to snag the...

By L. Leavitt,   11.19.11
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11.04.11
Bulldozer world record re-broken by Andre Yang with a 8.58GHz victory lap
11.04.11

Bulldozer world record re-broken by Andre Yang with a 8.58GHz victory lap

There you have it, folks. Floating over this text is the CPU-Z record that proves it: four days...

By D. Cooper,   11.04.11
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11.02.11
DIY unmanned airship soars 95,000 feet above Earth, lays claim to new record (video)
11.02.11

DIY unmanned airship soars 95,000 feet above Earth, lays claim to new record (video)

Are you entertaining dreams of launching your own private spacecraft? All you need is about 30...

By A. Toor,   11.02.11
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