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February 23, 2018
Not even IBM is sure where its quantum computer experiments will lead
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February 23, 2018

Not even IBM is sure where its quantum computer experiments will lead

But it will be fun to find out.

By A. Tarantola,   February 23, 2018
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March 6, 2017
Robots could wear flesh to help form transplants
March 6, 2017

Robots could wear flesh to help form transplants

It's not as creepy as it sounds. Really. We promise.

By J. Fingas,   March 6, 2017
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May 18, 2016
ICYMI: Science Spiderman would love and more
May 18, 2016

ICYMI: Science Spiderman would love and more

Spider silk strands could create stretchable circuit boards.

By K. Davis,   May 18, 2016
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April 30, 2016
ICYMI: Barely hoverbiking, new hair dryer tech and more
April 30, 2016

ICYMI: Barely hoverbiking, new hair dryer tech and more

A couple weeks of effort have netted an actual working hoverbike.

By K. Davis,   April 30, 2016
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December 4, 2015
Robots expected to run half of Japan by 2035
December 4, 2015

Robots expected to run half of Japan by 2035

Something-something 'robot overlords'.

By A. Tarantola,   December 4, 2015
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November 23, 2015
Your future smartphone's screen will hardly need any power
November 23, 2015

Your future smartphone's screen will hardly need any power

As you're likely all too aware, smartphone screens chew up a lot of power -- that's why tur...

By J. Fingas,   November 23, 2015
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November 16, 2015
Oxford Dictionaries' Word of the Year is... an emoji
November 16, 2015

Oxford Dictionaries' Word of the Year is... an emoji

Oxford Dictionaries' Word of the Year is as much about capturing the cultural zeitgeist as it...

By J. Fingas,   November 16, 2015
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July 11, 2014
Images created with nano-pixels are smaller than the width of a human hair
July 11, 2014

Images created with nano-pixels are smaller than the width of a human hair

A group of Oxford University scientists have accidentally created a new display technology -- one...

By S. Buckley,   July 11, 2014
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