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02.05.13
Skylanders Swap Force is the next annual entry in the 'toys to life' gaming franchise, we go hands-on
02.05.13

Skylanders Swap Force is the next annual entry in the 'toys to life' gaming franchise, we go hands-on

Three years, three games. Skylanders Swap Force -- the latest crossplatform entry in the mega-succ...

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11.15.12
Scrabble board packs RFID technology, broadcasts tournaments online in real-time, costs 20,000 pounds
11.15.12

Scrabble board packs RFID technology, broadcasts tournaments online in real-time, costs 20,000 pounds

Used to be, the Scrabble app was the techiest way to play the venerable vocabulary game, but the f...

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10.27.12
Butlers, lunar rovers, snakes and airboats: the best of Carnegie Mellon's Robotics Institute
10.27.12

Butlers, lunar rovers, snakes and airboats: the best of Carnegie Mellon's Robotics Institute

How was your week? We got to spend a couple of days trekking around the Carnegie Mellon campus in...

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10.25.12
Message from Me offers dispatches from early education, we go eyes-on (video)
10.25.12

Message from Me offers dispatches from early education, we go eyes-on (video)

What do you get when you attach a point-and-shoot, display, microphone, RFID reader and a bunch of...

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10.13.12
Acoustic barcodes store data in sound, go on just about anything (video)
10.13.12

Acoustic barcodes store data in sound, go on just about anything (video)

Technologies like NFC, RFID and QR codes are quickly becoming a normal part of everyday life, and...

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09.23.12
Security researchers identify transit system exploit in San Fran and New Jersey, create app to prove it
09.23.12

Security researchers identify transit system exploit in San Fran and New Jersey, create app to prove it

Mobile security company Intrepidus Group presented evidence during the EUSecWest security conferen...

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08.10.12
Cheap NFC-based chips run on your phone's radio waves, can be read and written
08.10.12

Cheap NFC-based chips run on your phone's radio waves, can be read and written

A new generation of cheaper, passively powered smart tags could accelerate NFC adoption very soon....

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07.26.12
Apple patents NFC tech for controlling gadgets with iThings
07.26.12

Apple patents NFC tech for controlling gadgets with iThings

Apple has been issued a patent (this one) that outlines virtually every conceivable way in which an...

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05.02.12
Walt Disney World reportedly testing iPads for Fast Pass system
05.02.12

Walt Disney World reportedly testing iPads for Fast Pass system

According to a Twitter account that is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company (@DisneyProj...

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