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DARPA Working with Innovega for virtual reality contact lens

Posted in Hardware on 1st Feb, 2012 02:15 PM
by APM
Instead of oversized virtual reality helmets, digital images are projected onto tiny full-color displays that are very near the eye.
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3d printing: trendy gimmick or the future of manufacturing?

Posted in Hardware on 27th Jan, 2012 10:26 PM
by APM
Before you dismiss it, consider the evolution of 2-D printing. Informative TED talk inside...
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The Next Generation of Military Drones May Not Be Controlled by Humans

Posted in Hardware on 27th Jan, 2012 12:57 AM
by APM
Northrop Grumman is developing a next-level drone aircraft that not only flies without a pilot onboard, but without any human controlling it from the ground
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IBM creates 9nm carbon nanotube transistor that outperforms silicon

Posted in Hardware on 27th Jan, 2012 12:47 AM
by APM
IBM has demonstrated a nine nanometer (9nm) carbon nanotube transistor (CNT) the smallest CNT ever made
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Collision in the Making Between Self Driving Cars and How the World Works

Posted in Hardware on 27th Jan, 2012 12:13 AM
by APM
Questions of legal liability, privacy and insurance regulation self-driving vehicles have yet to be addressed, and such challenges might pose far more problems than the technological ones.
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iPhone 5 Will Have 4-Inch Screen, Launch in Summer [RUMOR]

Posted in Hardware on 25th Jan, 2012 11:19 PM
by APM
the next-generation iPhone, tentatively called the iPhone 5, is gearing up for production.
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The Pirate Bay Wants You to Download Physical Objects Now

Posted in Hardware on 24th Jan, 2012 02:36 PM
by APM
File sharing site The Pirate Bay is apparently expanding its reach into letting users pass one another physical objects to download.
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Future phones could measure your health

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Jan, 2012 04:11 PM
by APM
If researchers have their way, your smartphone could one day eliminate the time spent in doctors waiting rooms, and perhaps even tell you whether you have cancer.
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Tesla Model S Sets a New Standard for Battery Powered Cars

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Jan, 2012 03:24 PM
by APM
Until now, there hasnt been an all electric car fit for road tripping. But Teslas Model S, due out late in 2012, is made for extended drives.
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Quantum computing could head to the cloud, study says

Posted in Hardware on 19th Jan, 2012 10:20 PM
by APM
A novel high speed, high security computing technology will be compatible with the cloud computing approach popular on the web, a study suggests.
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At CES, a Preview of Tomorrows Wearable Computers

Posted in Hardware on 18th Jan, 2012 09:01 PM
by APM
Eyeglasses that overlay data and imagery onto the real world will unlock new kinds of mobile computing.
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Samsung eyes $42bn expansion plan for the current year

Posted in Hardware on 17th Jan, 2012 07:56 PM
by APM
South Korea's Samsung Group has said it will invest a record 47.8tn won ($41.7bn; £27bn) this year to expand its various businesses.
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Senstore Wants To Make A Tricorder That Monitors The Entire Body

Posted in Hardware on 14th Jan, 2012 08:53 PM
by APM
What a great place that Singularity University is. Smart, motivated people coming together to make the world a better place through technology...
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Carbon nanotubes for better 3D electronics could be in production by 2016

Posted in Hardware on 14th Jan, 2012 08:34 PM
by APM
This new method improves possibilities for 3D integration of circuits, one of the most promising approaches for miniaturization and performance promotion of electronics.
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Liquipel nanocoating adds invisible waterproof coating to mobile devices

Posted in Hardware on 13th Jan, 2012 08:08 PM
by APM
Is this the end to liquid related accidents?
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Peter Diamandis announces Tricorder X Prize competition:

Posted in Hardware on 12th Jan, 2012 01:05 AM
by APM
develop a Startrek style handheld medical diagnostic device and win $10 million
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