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10.28.14
Researchers create a virtual screen with touchable objects
10.28.14

Researchers create a virtual screen with touchable objects

A team from the University of Tokyo is putting their own spin on a touchscreen. By combining an in...

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06.19.13
University of Tokyo's fast-tracking camera system could revolutionize sports coverage (video)
06.19.13

University of Tokyo's fast-tracking camera system could revolutionize sports coverage (video)

Researchers at the University of Tokyo's Ishikawa Oku Lab have been hard at work on a camera syste...

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10.30.12
University of Tokyo turns real paper and ink into a display, could share doodles from a distance (video)
10.30.12

University of Tokyo turns real paper and ink into a display, could share doodles from a distance (video)

Forget e-paper: if the University of Tokyo's Naemura Lab has its way, we'll interact with the real...

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06.29.12
University of Tokyo builds a soap bubble 3D screen, guarantees your display stays squeaky clean (video)
06.29.12

University of Tokyo builds a soap bubble 3D screen, guarantees your display stays squeaky clean (video)

There are waterfall screens, but what if you'd like your display to be a little more... pristine?...

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06.27.12
Japanese robot trolls humans at rock-paper-scissors, sadly wasn't named the UMADBRO 9000 (video)
06.27.12

Japanese robot trolls humans at rock-paper-scissors, sadly wasn't named the UMADBRO 9000 (video)

Japan got itself in the good graces of many a Futurama fan after creating Bender's ancestor. Then...

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04.04.12
Researchers create incredibly thin solar cells flexible enough to wrap around a human hair
04.04.12

Researchers create incredibly thin solar cells flexible enough to wrap around a human hair

You've probably heard that the sun is strong enough to power our planet many times over, but withou...

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10.06.11
Robot uses semantic search to get a Subway sandwich, do Jared's evil bidding (video)
10.06.11

Robot uses semantic search to get a Subway sandwich, do Jared's evil bidding (video)

Old PR2 can already fold towels, play pool and grab an ice cold beer -- really, the Willow Garage...

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09.18.11
Canon's 8-inch CMOS sensor can record SPACE at 60fps
09.18.11

Canon's 8-inch CMOS sensor can record SPACE at 60fps

For whatever reason, Canon seemed more concerned with showing off its engineering prowess than...

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09.02.11
PIGORASS quadruped robot baby steps past AIBO's grave (video)
09.02.11

PIGORASS quadruped robot baby steps past AIBO's grave (video)

Does the Uncanny Valley extend to re-creations of our four-legged friends? We'll find out soon eno...

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