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05.17.12
Texting: the truth serum of the 21st century
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Texting: the truth serum of the 21st century

The University of Michigan and The New School for Social Research has found that if you want someo...

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12.13.11
Caltech sets 186Gbps Internet speed record, makes our 5Mbps look even more inadequate (video)
12.13.11

Caltech sets 186Gbps Internet speed record, makes our 5Mbps look even more inadequate (video)

Did you know that the Large Hadron Collider at CERN has already produced 100 petabytes of data...

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09.16.11
New 'subconscious mode' could improve smartphone battery life, supress your WiFi id
09.16.11

New 'subconscious mode' could improve smartphone battery life, supress your WiFi id

Researchers at the University of Michigan have figured out a way to drastically increase your cellph...

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09.01.11
DARPA harvests energy from cyborg beetles to keep them brainwashed
09.01.11

DARPA harvests energy from cyborg beetles to keep them brainwashed

Beetles packing cybernetic implants that control their brains make a cheaper and more useful mi...

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08.15.11
MABEL running robot snags bipedal speed title, cue 'Rocky' theme (video)
08.15.11

MABEL running robot snags bipedal speed title, cue 'Rocky' theme (video)

MABEL the running robot has been training hard, grabbing the title of "fastest bipedal robot with...

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08.14.11
Telex anti-censorship system promises to leap over firewalls without getting burned
08.14.11

Telex anti-censorship system promises to leap over firewalls without getting burned

Human rights activists and free speech advocates have every reason to worry about the future of an...

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06.24.11
BioBolt brain implant could help the paralyzed walk again
06.24.11

BioBolt brain implant could help the paralyzed walk again

Controlling a cursor with your brain? Yawn. Restoring movement to paralyzed mice? Color us unimpress...

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04.15.11
Newly discovered properties of light promise better solar batteries, really great tans
04.15.11

Newly discovered properties of light promise better solar batteries, really great tans

Are you tired of waking up to the same old semiconductor-based solar array? Do you yearn for a chan...

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03.26.11
Scientists improve blue OLED efficiency, don't promise everlasting light
03.26.11

Scientists improve blue OLED efficiency, don't promise everlasting light

Although this is not the first time we've seen an efficiency increase in blue OLEDs, it's worth not...

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