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New Theory Leads to Gigahertz Antenna on a Chip
Tech history and modern physics inspire a new path to smaller antennas
(Apr 20, 2015)
Molybdenum Disulfide Gets a Boost as a Li-ion Electrode Material
Researchers find a way to maintain MoS2's high charge capacity over numerous cycles
(Apr 17, 2015)
Singapore to Open Robocar Testing Facility
Nanyang Technological University's "Smart Mobility Test Bed" will focus on vehicle-to-vehicle,...
(Apr 17, 2015)
Video Friday: Robotic Kitchen, Swarming Drones, and Robots Want Your Blood
The week's best robot videos are here. Yes, right here. Here. HERE!
(Apr 17, 2015)
Engineers Attack Mt. Everest's 12-Ton Poop Problem
A new waste-to-energy system could help power a nearby Nepalese village
(Apr 17, 2015)
Graphene Brings Photodetectors to the Brink of Terahertz Speeds
Graphene's properties overcomes charge carrier cooling times, which had limited switching speeds
(Apr 16, 2015)
Rethinking Radio
A novel changes my perception of radio waves
(Apr 16, 2015)
How Much Did Early Transistors Cost?
About a billion times more than they do now
(Apr 16, 2015)
University of Pennsylvania Unleashes Robot Jerboa Upon the World
Thanks to an actuated tail, this robot has hops
(Apr 16, 2015)
IBM Will Harness Fitness and Health Data from Apple Devices
A new IBM Watson Health unit will analyze personal health data to hopefully benefit patients,...
(Apr 16, 2015)
Robocop Delivers Pizza, Prevents Suicide
A standoff between police and a man threatening to jump from a highway overpass came to a peaceful...
(Apr 16, 2015)
BMW's Mini Will Augment Your Vision
Stand aside, Google Glass and Oculus Rift--BMW's giving drivers virtual eyes
(Apr 16, 2015)
Q&A: Carver Mead
A longtime collaborator recalls the first time he met Gordon Moore
(Apr 15, 2015)
Where are the Top Companies for Tech Women?
This year’s list of Top Companies for Women Technologists includes four in the San Francisco Bay...
(Apr 15, 2015)
Tactical Laser Weapon Module Can Laserify Almost Anything
General Atomics displays a small, self-contained, weapons-grade laser cannon that can be attached...
(Apr 15, 2015)
Electronic Gate Built For Silicon Quantum Computers
Researchers implement a 1998 proposal to control long-lived silicon qubits
(Apr 15, 2015)
How Brain Pacemakers Treat Parkinson's Disease
Figuring out how deep brain stimulation actually works may lead to next-generation implants
(Apr 15, 2015)
Self-Powered Video Camera Could Run Indefinitely In Bright Light
Camera is based on a new photovoltaic pixel design that captures images while powering itself
(Apr 15, 2015)
Who Is Gomtec, the Collaborative Robotics Company Acquired by ABB?
Here's why Swiss automation giant ABB is buying a small robot arm company
(Apr 14, 2015)
SpaceX Tries Again for Reusable Rocket Landing on Drone Ship
SpaceX hopes for a historic upright landing of a reusable rocket on a drone ship after past...
(Apr 14, 2015)