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Smart dust: A complete computer that's smaller than a grain of sand - ExtremeTech

Smart dust: A complete computer that’s smaller than a grain of sand<p>By on May 15, 2013 at 11:58 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the …

US Navy's X-47B becomes first unmanned jet to launch from a carrier - ExtremeTech

US Navy’s X-47B becomes first unmanned jet to launch from a carrier<p>By on May 15, 2013 at 12:53 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the …

Terrafugia TF-X: The vertical take-off flying car - ExtremeTech

By on May 10, 2013 at 2:02 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Terrafugia, the Woburn, MA, company …

Magnetically steerable, injectable microrobots could help treat blindness - ExtremeTech

By on May 13, 2013 at 12:42 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>When special places, like the …

Metamaterial could lead to 'perfect lens' - Futurity

STANFORD (US) — Engineers have designed a broadband metamaterial that more than doubles the range …

Are we there yet: Cadillac's semi self-driving car with Super Cruise - ExtremeTech

Are we there yet: Cadillac’s semi self-driving car with Super Cruise<p>By on May 3, 2013 at 9:09 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the …

Intel's Silvermont revealed: After a five-year snooze, Intel is finally ready to crush ARM - ExtremeTech

Intel’s Silvermont revealed: After a five-year snooze, Intel is finally ready to crush ARM<p>By on May 6, 2013 at 1:49 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate …

Create your own invisibility cloak with a 3D printer - ExtremeTech

By on May 6, 2013 at 3:35 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Though desktop 3D printers are a …

Google gets people ready for Glass with new how-to video

Google's Project Glass is still exotic, futuristic, and distant — it's available only forextremely early adopters, including "creative individuals" who were let in through a Twitter and Google+ contest. But a year or more ahead of its consumer launch, Google is already trying to get ordinary people …

Flight testing the Seabreacher X – the 300 horsepower bionic shark

The Seabreacher X is the highest performance model in the Seabreacher range, which also has models that are shaped like a dolphin and a killer …

IBM applies supercomputer cooling to solar collector for 80% efficiency

The current prototype consists of a large parabolic dish made up of several mirrors, connected to a sun-tracking system. The majority of the sunlight …

Nitecore "Tiny Monster" flashlight belts out 3,500 lumens

When it comes to electronic gadgets, consumers like to see more power packed into a smaller device. With that in mind, all the flashlight geeks out …

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MoboSens, a Square-like tool for eco warriors, lets you crowdsource water pollutants

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: MoboSens<p>Clear water doesn’t always equal clean water. Toxins such as nitrates and arsenic can reside in water that …

Gcorelab Gets $482,000 For New Battery Cooling Technology

A Singapore clean-tech company called Gcorelab has just received $482,000 (S$589,000) in funding for a new technology that promises to control the thermal issues that have plagued lithium-ion batteries.<p>Battery packs that use lithium-ion cells such as those found in laptops and, in larger …

IBM Research uses supercomputer tech to "harness the energy of 2,000 suns" - ExtremeTech

IBM Research uses supercomputer tech to “harness the energy of 2,000 suns”<p>By on April 23, 2013 at 6:27 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

Spherical house provides sustainable, disaster-proof living

A UK project is trying to create a method of sustainable, disaster-proof, off-the-grid living for thousands around the globe.<p>A computer render of …

Open-air plasma device could revolutionize energy generation, US Navy's weaponry - ExtremeTech

Open-air plasma device could revolutionize energy generation, US Navy’s weaponry<p>By on April 17, 2013 at 1:35 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate …

LG is developing a waterless washing machine - ExtremeTech

By on April 17, 2013 at 2:43 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>In the world of semi-optional home …

Audi shows off next-gen in-car system that can predict the future - ExtremeTech

By on April 18, 2013 at 8:32 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>At the GPU Technology Conference, …

The science of beam weapons - ExtremeTech

By on April 18, 2013 at 10:02 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>There are three technologies that …

Elastic touchscreen prototype lets you pinch and zoom in '2.5D'

Touchscreen technology may have evolved over the years to offer true multi-touch and give us control of our digital workspaces, but flat glass displays largely lack any type of tactile feedback. A new prototype designed by Dhairya Dand and Rob Hemsley of MIT's Media Lab, called Obake, looks to …

I think, therefore I heal: the weird science of neurofeedback

It's been dismissed as bunk science for decades. But does neurofeedback deserve a second look?<p>Imagine if treating a mental illness was as simple as playing a video game — except your mind is the controller. That idea isn’t only real, it’s a therapy gaining traction in the medical community and …

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Though they be but little, they are fierce. The most powerful batteries on the planet are only a few millimeters in size, yet they …

Human Genome Project is 10 years old, what's next? - ExtremeTech

Human Genome Project is 10 years old, what’s next?<p>By on April 16, 2013 at 7:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this …