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07.05.17
Kinect is pretty great at scanning dino bones
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Kinect is pretty great at scanning dino bones

Microsoft's camera peripheral and free software did the job of 3D-imaging tools 200 times as pricey.

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08.25.16
To stay competitive, Walmart and Target turn to startups for help
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To stay competitive, Walmart and Target turn to startups for help

As growth at brick-and-mortar stores flatlines, big-box retailers have no choice but to take some risks.

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07.01.15
MIT's 'Enigma' system uses bitcoin tricks to share encrypted data
07.01.15

MIT's 'Enigma' system uses bitcoin tricks to share encrypted data

The MIT Media Lab and two bitcoin experts have unveiled a prototype encryption system that lets yo...

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09.12.14
MIT Media Labs' next hackathon will make breast pumps suck less
09.12.14

MIT Media Labs' next hackathon will make breast pumps suck less

MIT's Media Lab plans to fix the breastpump. In fact, its fall 2014 hackthon is dedicated to this...

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06.15.13
MACH system from MIT can coach those with social anxiety
06.15.13

MACH system from MIT can coach those with social anxiety

Plenty of people out there have a serious phobia of public speaking and there are tons of other di...

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