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3D-printed cast concept uses ultrasound to heal broken bones

Last year, Victoria University of Wellington graduate Jake Evill created the Cortex cast, a concept that sought to potentially replace traditional plaster casts while also offering the added benefit of being lightweight and odor-free. Now, the Osteoid cast, a new concept designed by Deniz …

Nintendo engaged in lawsuit over alleged Wii U patent infringement

Secure Axcess, a company "dedicated to monetization and management of Internet security patents," is suing Nintendo of America and Nintendo Co. for allegedly infringing on a patent concerning the Wii U, The Southeast Texas Record reports.<p>The patent in question was filed in 2000 and published in …

This Solar-Powered Plane Can Now Fly Around The World With No Fuel

Fueled by thin solar panels that cover its 236-foot-long wings, the Solar Impulse 2 will soon make its daring round-the-world journey that no one initially thought possible.<p>Next year, the Solar Impulse 2–a newly-unveiled update to the world’s first solar-powered airplane–will attempt to fly all the …

Nintendo 'portable video device' registered with Korea RAA

A registration certificate submitted by Nintendo for a "small video player" has surfaced on Korea's National Radio Research Agency (RRA).<p>The certification was issued today. Few other details are available about the device, aside from its model number and listed country of Japan.<p>The RRA acts as a …

My mother made me a gamer, and gave me the skills to deal with her death

I was born with a controller in my hand.<p>At least, that’s the story my mother loved to tell me growing up. She demanded my father go out and buy her an original Game Boy and a copy of <i>Tetris</i> while she waited to give birth to me in the hospital. That Game Boy would serve as my first foray into gaming, …

Sony Announces New PlayStation Now-Enabled Bravia 4K TVs

Nine new TV models releasing in June.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Sony Electronics detailed its new line of Bravia 4K Ultra HD television sets yesterday, …

Project Ara: our best look yet at Google's new modular smartphone

This week in Mountain View, Google held its first-ever developer conference for Project Ara. Developed by a small team within the company called ATAP staffed with ex-DARPA engineers and some of the brightest minds at Google, Ara is a mission to make a modular smartphone. It'd be the last phone you …

If This Keeps Up, Xbox One Has A Big PS4 Problem

Yes, it’s early. Too early for anyone to pop the champagne corks, declare victory and stand over the other guy with the scowl of a champion. But Microsoft has a problem with the Xbox One in its war with the PS4 and it had better solve it soon or else it risks having a much smaller installed base, …

Pandora sued by record labels for copyright infringement

Pandora has been hit with a copyright infringement lawsuit by major record labels, according to The New York Times. The labels contend that the music streaming service must pay license fees for songs recorded before 1972.<p>The suit was filed in New York state court by Sony, Warner, and Universal, …