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04.26.11
Vibratron plays impossible music with ball bearings, is your new master (video)
04.26.11

Vibratron plays impossible music with ball bearings, is your new master (video)

First they came for Jeopardy!, then they came for our vibraphones. We still own baseball, but t...

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04.22.11
Carnegie Mellon's GigaPan Time Machine brings time-lapse to panoramas
04.22.11

Carnegie Mellon's GigaPan Time Machine brings time-lapse to panoramas

We've already seen GigaPan technology used for plenty of impressive panoramas, but some researchers...

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12.01.10
NC State and CMU develop velocity-sensing shoe radar, aim to improve indoor GPS routing
12.01.10

NC State and CMU develop velocity-sensing shoe radar, aim to improve indoor GPS routing

The world at large owes a good bit to Maxwell Smart, you know. Granted, it's hard to directly link t...

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10.09.10
Google and TU Braunschweig independently develop self-driving cars (video)
10.09.10

Google and TU Braunschweig independently develop self-driving cars (video)

There's a Toyota Prius in California, and a VW Passat halfway around the globe -- each equipped wit...

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07.12.09
Carnegie Mellon's robotic snake stars in a glamour video
07.12.09

Carnegie Mellon's robotic snake stars in a glamour video

We've been pretty into Carnegie Mellon's modular snake robots for a while now, and seeing as it's a...

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05.11.09
Robot Hall of Fame expands to include Da Vinci, Terminator, Roomba
05.11.09

Robot Hall of Fame expands to include Da Vinci, Terminator, Roomba

Forget those "sporting" Halls of Fame -- the real HOF is right here. Since 2003, the Robot Hall of...

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05.07.09
CMU researchers control microbots with mini magnets
05.07.09

CMU researchers control microbots with mini magnets

Pardon the alliteration, but we're excited about the proposition here. For years -- millenniums, ev...

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03.02.09
Pyuuun palm-sized robot keeps tabs on you, delivers beverages
03.02.09

Pyuuun palm-sized robot keeps tabs on you, delivers beverages

If Hans Moravec of the Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University is right, we only have a go...

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12.19.08
Sensor-laden footballs / gloves could run referees right out of work
12.19.08

Sensor-laden footballs / gloves could run referees right out of work

Dr. Priya Narasimhan, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University, doesn't intend to put a single NFL...

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