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Knitted Supercapacitors to Power Smart Shirts
Who doesn't want a smarter shirt?
(May 22, 2015)
Know Your Wearables Slang
Jerktech, earables, and citizen-terminals all mark a brave new wearable world
(May 22, 2015)
Video Friday: Deep-Learning Robots, DRC Practice, and Drone Pilot Competition
This week's coolest robot videos are here
(May 22, 2015)
New Electronics Kit-Makers Aim to Awaken the Next Generation of Engineers
Startups make kits that are cheap and easy for even the youngest future engineers to use
(May 22, 2015)
Renewable Minigrids Should Be the End Goal for Rural Poor
Advocates say solar-powered devices, homes, and villages are a real alternative for electrification...
(May 22, 2015)
Full HD Voice Will Soon Give Your Phone an Audio Upgrade
Powerful algorithms will yield perfectly clear calls
(May 21, 2015)
Profile: Kira Radinsky, the Prophet of the Web
Using machine intelligence and data mining, this entrepreneur can make predictions about future...
(May 21, 2015)
Meet Zoox, the Robo-Taxi Start-up Taking on Google and Uber
Exclusive details and images of the stealthy startup’s experimental vehicle
(May 20, 2015)
Cheap Earthquake Warning Systems
Crowdsourced networks of low-cost sensors and cellphones could have provided life-saving seconds in...
(May 20, 2015)
Why IoT Needs 5G
Will 5G become the backbone of the Internet of Things?
(May 20, 2015)
Monitor Diabetes From Your Smart Watch
Connecting a smart watch to a glucose sensor lets parents keep tabs on diabetic children
(May 20, 2015)
HAX Accelerator’s Startups Get Healthy
The latest class of startups coming out of HAX make products to test blood, monitor the bladder,...
(May 20, 2015)
Monolithic 3-D IC Topped With Solar Cell for Internet of Things
3-D integration lowers energy needs for self-powered IoT device
(May 20, 2015)
Tunable Liquid Metal Antennas for Tuning in to Anything
An antenna that can adjust its size and shape electronically could cut down on components
(May 19, 2015)
Review: <i>The Demo</i>, a Musical About the Mouse
A Silicon Valley production re-creates the Doug Engelbart demo that foreshadowed modern computing
(May 19, 2015)
Google’s Patent Portal Is Closing Fast
Next week, Google’s experiment in patent purchasing ends. Will it really have helped fight the...
(May 19, 2015)
Dynamic Modeling and Nonlinear Position Control of a Quadruped Robot with Theo Jansen Linkage Mechanisms and a Single Actuator
The Theo Jansen mechanism is gaining widespread popularity among the legged robotics community due...
(May 19, 2015)
Open Source Robotics Foundation Prepares for DRC Finals and Beyond
OSRF is branching out to keep developing ROS and Gazebo
(May 18, 2015)
Ion Electrospray Engines Could Take Cubesats to the Moon and Beyond
Accion Systems to test compact modular thrusters for the tiniest of satellites
(May 18, 2015)
The Best of Maker Faire Bay Area 2015
Skating bug-bots, homemade roller coasters, and other oddities
(May 18, 2015)