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This Chip Measures Blood Sugar Levels Through Your Tears

Posted in Hardware on 8th Sep, 2012 06:48 PM
by AlexMuller
Not the first technique for measuring blood sugar levels that avoids the finger prick blood sample, but this tiny unobtrusive chip could be the least invasive
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Pacemakers, implants to shrink thanks to wireless breakthrough

Posted in Hardware on 7th Sep, 2012 06:48 PM
by AlexMuller
Soon the days of large, battery powered implants like a pacemaker may be a thing of the past.
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What iPhone 5? Samsung says Galaxy S III sales reach 20 million

Posted in Hardware on 6th Sep, 2012 05:52 PM
by AlexMuller
Samsungs monthly habit of gloating about its device sales continues today with the Galaxy S III.
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Cheetah robot runs faster than Usain Bolt

Posted in Hardware on 6th Sep, 2012 05:47 PM
by AlexMuller
A robot called Cheetah has set a new world speed record for legged robots, running faster than the fastest human.
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The Xbox 720 Might Be Delayed to 2014, Thanks to AMD

Posted in Hardware on 6th Sep, 2012 05:34 PM
by AlexMuller
Apparently, AMD has been given the nod for Microsofts next gen Xbox, but it is having difficulty spitting out the chips.
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Solar oven design makes salt water drinkable

Posted in Hardware on 6th Sep, 2012 05:31 PM
by AlexMuller
His invention is the solar oven, which uses solar power to condense the salt water inside into drinkable water.
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+3

Silicon chip enables mass manufacture of quantum technologies

Posted in Hardware on 5th Sep, 2012 06:32 PM
by AlexMuller
Scientists from the have developed a silicon chip that may pave the way to the mass manufacture of miniature quantum chips
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The iPhone 5 Is Coming on September 12

Posted in Hardware on 4th Sep, 2012 09:52 PM
by AlexMuller
If you are holding out on buying an iPhone until the new one is out, mark down Apples just announced September 12 event on your calendar:
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Game maker Valve Software recruits hardware experts

Posted in Hardware on 4th Sep, 2012 09:44 PM
by AlexMuller
Valve Software has started searching for hardware engineers.
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Last U.S. Particle Collider on Chopping Block

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Sep, 2012 01:25 PM
by AlexMuller
With the Tevatron in mothballs, the Brookhaven Laboratory collider now faces possible closure due to budget cutbacks
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Time To Build A Space Elevator

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Sep, 2012 01:23 PM
by AlexMuller
LiftPort Group In Successful Kickstarter Campaign
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3D printing on the micrometer scale

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Sep, 2012 01:11 PM
by AlexMuller
Three dimensional printers are popping up everywhere these days. Some are small enough to fit in a briefcase and others are large enough to build print houses
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Flying drone controlled with mind power

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Sep, 2012 05:53 PM
by AlexMuller
Researchers in China have produced a system to control a quad rotor drone with the mind
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California passes driverless car bill

Posted in Hardware on 1st Sep, 2012 04:22 PM
by AlexMuller
Catching up with Nevada, it will be legal for autonomous cars to drive in California, probably within the next five years
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+7

In World First, Scientists Surgically Implant a Working Bionic Eye In a Blind Patient

Posted in Hardware on 1st Sep, 2012 04:19 PM
by AlexMuller
We have been waiting on the prospect of a bionic eye for a while now; being able to give sight to the blind would be a medical breakthrough
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Scanning plan aims to help robots in the home

Posted in Hardware on 1st Sep, 2012 04:17 PM
by AlexMuller
Humans are being asked to help robots recognise the multitude of objects found in the average home.
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+6

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