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01.27.13
The Weekly Roundup for 01.21.2013
01.27.13

The Weekly Roundup for 01.21.2013

You might say the week is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workweek, however, h...

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01.07.13
Hands-on with Atoms: a Kickstarter-funded 'modular robotic toy' (video)
01.07.13

Hands-on with Atoms: a Kickstarter-funded 'modular robotic toy' (video)

Sitting apart from the abundance of health-tracking apps and gadgets on display here at the CES 20...

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10.20.12
Node modular iOS sensor hands-on
10.20.12

Node modular iOS sensor hands-on

With the spate of bad publicity surrounding all those Kickstarter projects that never make it beyo...

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10.10.12
MIT pencils in carbon nanotube gas sensor that's cheaper, less hazardous (video)
10.10.12

MIT pencils in carbon nanotube gas sensor that's cheaper, less hazardous (video)

Carbon nanotube-based sensors are good at sniffing out all kinds of things, but applying the cylin...

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09.28.12
Ibis hotels to have robots paint art while they track your sleep: no, that's not creepy at all (video)
09.28.12

Ibis hotels to have robots paint art while they track your sleep: no, that's not creepy at all (video)

First they invaded our factories, and now it's our hotel rooms. Is nowhere safe from the robots? I...

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09.27.12
SensoGlove revamp brings automatic pressure check, stops us from strangling our golf swing
09.27.12

SensoGlove revamp brings automatic pressure check, stops us from strangling our golf swing

Hand rookie golfers a driver and they'll frequently make the classic mistake of gripping the club...

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09.25.12
iPhone 5 and Nokia Lumia 920 face off with image stabilization test (hands-on video, updated with Galaxy S III and HTC One X)
09.25.12

iPhone 5 and Nokia Lumia 920 face off with image stabilization test (hands-on video, updated with Galaxy S III and HTC One X)

Nokia's Lumia 920 packs the industry's best image stabilization -- there's no questioning that --...

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09.06.12
Researchers take full control of cockroach's movement, turn it into a wireless sensor
09.06.12

Researchers take full control of cockroach's movement, turn it into a wireless sensor

Built-in power supply? Check. Ability to survive anything? Check. Easy to control? Okay, anyone wh...

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09.06.12
Apple patent application details method for detecting and displaying hand position on screen
09.06.12

Apple patent application details method for detecting and displaying hand position on screen

We've had a glimpse at Apple's conception of a sensor-based keyless layout, and the latest patent...

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