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05.20.15
Uber poached Carnegie Mellon's robotics lab to make self-driving cars (updated)
05.20.15

Uber poached Carnegie Mellon's robotics lab to make self-driving cars (updated)

Remember how Uber forged a partnership with Carnegie Mellon University to get its ambitions for se...

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04.27.15
Car headlights of the future won't blind other drivers
04.27.15

Car headlights of the future won't blind other drivers

Carnegie Mellon's work on headlights has made an appearance here before, where it's near-future sm...

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04.02.15
These exoskeleton heels could help stroke victims walk again
04.02.15

These exoskeleton heels could help stroke victims walk again

It isn't quite the soft exosuit that DARPA's working on, but scientists have developed a lightweig...

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04.01.15
Create better 3D models by waving your smartphone around
04.01.15

Create better 3D models by waving your smartphone around

Sure your smartphone makes for a passable 3D scanner, but it still can't determine the size of an...

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01.18.15
Super Mario AI learns how to play by listening to your advice
01.18.15

Super Mario AI learns how to play by listening to your advice

As fun as Super Mario Bros. games are to play, wouldn't it be nice if you could coach from the sid...

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10.22.14
Carnegie Mellon University scientists want to bring the moon closer with virtual reality
10.22.14

Carnegie Mellon University scientists want to bring the moon closer with virtual reality

Google's Lunar Xprize is still up for grabs, and researchers at Carnegie Mellon University think t...

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10.18.14
Disney rendered its new animated film on a 55,000-core supercomputer
10.18.14

Disney rendered its new animated film on a 55,000-core supercomputer

Disney's upcoming animated film Big Hero 6, about a boy and his soft robot (and a gang of super-po...

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08.13.14
Schools find ways to get more women into computer science courses
08.13.14

Schools find ways to get more women into computer science courses

Technology giants like Apple and Google are frequently dominated by men, in part because relativel...

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07.21.14
Watch a dome full of cameras capture 3D motion in extreme detail
07.21.14

Watch a dome full of cameras capture 3D motion in extreme detail

Conventional 3D motion capture is awkward; even if you don't mind people covered with dots or ping...

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