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Quantum Computing Experiment Adds "Control Knob" for D-Wave Machine
"Control knob" could tune D-Wave's machines to test whether they perform quantum computing or not
(Mar 31, 2014)
Video Friday: Squishy Quadrupeds, Fotokite Drone, and Robots From the 1990s
Here's our weekly pile of robot videos just for you
(Mar 28, 2014)
9 Earth-Imaging Start-ups to Watch
A tech boom will shake up commercial satellite imaging
(Mar 28, 2014)
2014 Top Ten Tech Cars
Leave the driving to us: self-driving technology matures
(Mar 28, 2014)
RoboWow: A Home Robot That Does Everything?
A robot that can vacuum your carpet, mow your lawn, and clean your pool is a beautiful dream, but...
(Mar 27, 2014)
Gold Nanoparticles and Near-infrared Light Kill Cancer Cells With Heat
Researchers devise a way to make gold nanoparticles absorb light cheaply and effectively
(Mar 27, 2014)
Software Testing Problems Continue to Plague F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program
Program and contractor officials confident in meeting current schedules, however
(Mar 27, 2014)
Intel Jumpstarts its Move Into Wearables With Acquisition of Basis Science
Intel is eager to get inside—the band on your wrist.
(Mar 27, 2014)
How to Design 911 for the 21st Century
Making emergency services work with wireless and Internet distress calls
(Mar 27, 2014)
Happy Lévy Day
The forgotten cousin of Pi at last gets its very own day
(Mar 27, 2014)
Forecasting When Hashtags Will Go Viral
The structure of early sharing behavior is a good predictor of virality
(Mar 27, 2014)
Robotic Clams and Horseshoe Crabs Take on Surf, Sand, and Mud
Two bioinspired aquatic robots were unveiled this week
(Mar 26, 2014)
Carbon Nanotube Coating Shrinks Size of Spectrometers
Another big step in reducing the size of mass spectrometers
(Mar 26, 2014)
U.S. Suspicions of China's Huawei Based Partly on NSA's Own Spy Tricks
U.S. spies suspect Huawei of being able to embed computer exploits because they've already done it...
(Mar 26, 2014)
What Facebook Gets With Oculus Rift Purchase
How the latest generation of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset works and the new SDK that...
(Mar 26, 2014)
Urban Computing, Part II
The Language of Smart Cities
(Mar 26, 2014)
Rainwater Microturbines Purify Water, Make Some Electricity
Dual function gives back some of the power needed to collect and purify water for poor and polluted...
(Mar 26, 2014)
World's Highest Wind Turbine Will Hover Above Alaska
Bonus: it could provide cell service
(Mar 25, 2014)
F Cubed’s Biochip vs. the Hospital Superbug
A lab-on-a-chip could quickly tell if an infection is the dreaded antibiotic-resistant MRSA
(Mar 25, 2014)
Cybathalon 2016: A Competition for Augmented Humans
Technology is giving paralympians enhanced capabilities, and in 2016, they'll be able to take...
(Mar 25, 2014)