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08.14.12
Researchers measure 3D objects using just a camera and projector, can tell if you've ironed your shirt (video)
08.14.12

Researchers measure 3D objects using just a camera and projector, can tell if you've ironed your shirt (video)

For years the projector and camera have served us well, performing their respective tasks. Now, re...

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11.17.11
Head-mounted AR trainer is another Star Trek prop come to life (video)
11.17.11

Head-mounted AR trainer is another Star Trek prop come to life (video)

Those of you familiar with the Dominion headsets from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine will probably...

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03.04.11
Japanese researchers weave capacitive touch into large-area textiles, want to make them wearable (video)
03.04.11

Japanese researchers weave capacitive touch into large-area textiles, want to make them wearable (video)

Conductive fibers, yo, they're the future. Japan's AIST is back with yet another quirky idea, this...

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03.02.11
AIST shows off full-color night vision camera, well lit Bullwinkle figurine (video)
03.02.11

AIST shows off full-color night vision camera, well lit Bullwinkle figurine (video)

You might know them for seemingly ridiculous innovations like Segway shoes or the HRP-4C pop star r...

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11.03.10
Choreographing a humanoid robot's dance routine is as easy as click and pull
11.03.10

Choreographing a humanoid robot's dance routine is as easy as click and pull

You may not be able to build an HRP-4C fembot in your average garage, but the programming would pra...

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10.27.10
Actroid-F: the angel of death robot coming to a hospital near you (video)
10.27.10

Actroid-F: the angel of death robot coming to a hospital near you (video)

It's been a few years since we checked in with Actroid, a bot we first saw way back in 2005. What y...

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10.19.10
HRP-4C dances and sings her way into the Uncanny Valley (video)
10.19.10

HRP-4C dances and sings her way into the Uncanny Valley (video)

AIST's HRP-4C fashion robot has dramatically improved since we first saw "her" strut her stuff on t...

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09.17.10
Impressive HRP-4 robot will make you bow in deference (video)
09.17.10

Impressive HRP-4 robot will make you bow in deference (video)

Japan's National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) is back with the...

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08.26.10
AIST's i3Space tactile 3D interface: destroyer of (virtual) worlds
08.26.10

AIST's i3Space tactile 3D interface: destroyer of (virtual) worlds

Japan's National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST, to friends) is resp...

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