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The top 5 CES trends that will matter in 2012

Posted in Hardware on 6th Jan, 2012 06:51 PM
by APM
If you couldnt tell by the avalanche of product news hitting VentureBeat over the past few weeks, the next Consumer Electronics Show is almost upon us.
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Is 2012 The Year That Robot Applications Take Root?

Posted in Hardware on 5th Jan, 2012 06:43 PM
by APM
Robot app stores are now beginning to happen
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ORNL computing chief says it will tough to compete with Chinas Supercomputers

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Jan, 2012 07:50 PM
by APM
Its going to be difficult for the United States to gain or reclaim world leadership in supercomputing.
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Northrop Grumman X-47

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Jan, 2012 07:44 PM
by APM
Fully autonomous drone refuels and lands with no human intervention
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AI will change our relationship with tech

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Jan, 2012 03:43 AM
by APM
Skynet, the Terminator series computer network, was to go live in 2011 and bring the world to an end.
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Apples Terrific And Tumultuous 2011

Posted in Hardware on 1st Jan, 2012 12:30 AM
by APM
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times
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The Nao Robot Is Ready to be Your Board Game Buddy

Posted in Hardware on 30th Dec, 2011 12:06 AM
by APM
A team out of France has taught a robot how to play the classic board game Connect Four
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Scanadu Raises $2M For Medical Tricorder

Posted in Hardware on 30th Dec, 2011 12:01 AM
by APM
Medical tech startup Scanadu has created a scanner that appears to have been inspired by those of Drs. McCoy and Crusher.
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Moverio, The Virtual 80 Inch, 3D Television You Wear On Your Face

Posted in Hardware on 29th Dec, 2011 11:50 PM
by APM
Check Facebook posts, the Twitter feed, text someone, Google that actor in that movie you saw that time watch a 3D movie.
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Sea Shepherd uses drone to hunt whalers

Posted in Hardware on 26th Dec, 2011 11:40 PM
by APM
Anti whaling group Sea Shepherd has used a drone to find the Japanese whaling fleet
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China Makes Almost Nothing Out of Apple iPads and iPhones

Posted in Hardware on 26th Dec, 2011 11:36 PM
by APM
My favorite fact of this past year was the proof that China makes almost nothing out of assembling Apple iPads and iPhones.
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Eight great gadgets from startups that build hardware

Posted in Hardware on 26th Dec, 2011 11:21 PM
by APM
When you think Silicon Valley startups, you think applications, locational data, cloud storage and social gaming. We dug around to find some companies that still innovating on the physical plane
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New solar panel factories with undreamed-of scale

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Dec, 2011 11:44 PM
by APM
Foxconn will be leveraging millions of robots over the next 3 years
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3D Printing is a billion dollar industry and is almost ready to explode into the mainstream

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Dec, 2011 11:17 PM
by APM
With 3D printing, manufacturers can make existing products more efficiently and create ones that weren't possible before
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Smartphones eat into low-end camera sales in US, study

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Dec, 2011 10:37 PM
by APM
Smartphones are eating into sales of basic cameras and camcorders in the US, according to market researchers.
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Self-healing electronic chip tests may aid space travel

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Dec, 2011 09:51 PM
by APM
Self repairing electronic chips are one step closer, according to a team of US researchers.
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