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Driverless car: Google awarded US patent for technology

Posted in Hardware on 16th Dec, 2011 04:34 PM
by APM
A US patent for self-driving cars has been awarded to Google.
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Motorola wins Apple wireless patent fight in Germany

Posted in Hardware on 10th Dec, 2011 02:42 AM
by APM
A German court has ruled in Motorola Mobility's favour in a patents dispute with Apple.
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The Unintended Effects of Driverless Cars

Posted in Hardware on 8th Dec, 2011 04:10 AM
by APM
Google has been working on driverless cars for a few years now. The obvious selling point is that the cars will be much safer without a human behind the wheel.
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There And Back Again: A Lengthy Weighing Of The Galaxy Nexus And iPhone 4S

Posted in Hardware on 5th Dec, 2011 10:49 PM
by APM
Before me sit two phones. On the left is the iPhone 4S, On the right sits a Samsung Galaxy Nexus
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Silicon rival MoS2 promises small, low energy chips

Posted in Hardware on 5th Dec, 2011 09:40 PM
by APM
The first computer chip made out of a substance described as a promising alternative to silicon has been tested by researchers.
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Senseg demonstrates new technology that creates textures on flat screens

Posted in Hardware on 4th Dec, 2011 10:07 PM
by APM
Senseg's technology would allow you to feel textures on a tablet's screen
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Apple iPhone spontaneously combusts aboard flight in Australia

Posted in Hardware on 28th Nov, 2011 11:51 PM
by APM
An Apple iPhone spontaneously began smoking and emitting a red glow ...
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Starfish-inspired 'soft' robot squeezes under obstacles

Posted in Hardware on 28th Nov, 2011 11:31 PM
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A soft robot inspired by squid and starfish can crawl, undulate, and squeeze under obstacles
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New nanoparticle electrode could help bolster renewable energy

Posted in Hardware on 27th Nov, 2011 09:36 PM
by APM
A new electrode developed at Stanford University could enable batteries that are big and economical enough for large-scale energy storage of renewable energy
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Robotic prison wardens to patrol South Korean prison

Posted in Hardware on 26th Nov, 2011 12:32 AM
by APM
Robot wardens are about to join the ranks of South Korea's prison service.
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Our 4G future

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Nov, 2011 08:18 PM
by APM
Over the last week, I've had a taste of our mobile future
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China overtakes US as world's largest smartphone market

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Nov, 2011 08:04 PM
by APM
China has become the world's largest smartphone market by volume after it overtook the US in the third quarter...
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Bionic contact lens to project emails before eyes

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Nov, 2011 08:40 PM
by APM
A new generation of contact lenses that project images in front of the eyes is a step closer after successful animal trials!
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Sci-fi desk of the future

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Nov, 2011 01:55 AM
by APM
This Is What the Desk of the Future Looks Like [VIDEO]
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Peter Thiel To The New Yorker: I Dont Consider [The iPhone] To Be A Technological Breakthrough

Posted in Hardware on 21st Nov, 2011 09:26 PM
by APM
his main lament is that America the country that invented the modern assembly line, the skyscraper, the airplane, and the personal computer has lost its belief in the future
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3D printing sees more of New York with Shapeways new facility, $5.1M funding

Posted in Hardware on 20th Nov, 2011 01:45 AM
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3D printing company Shapeways is opening up its own production facility (VentureBeat)
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