#Technology

“Collect drinkable water from desert air each day/night cycle.”

Solar-powered water-harvester

Mon, June 25th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

162

“Are the puppets coming for our jobs?”

Automation Will Crash Democracy

Mon, June 18th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

202

“Reduce major urban bridgeworks projects from months or even years to just three days.”

The hybrid fiberglass-concrete-steel bridge construction technique

Mon, June 4th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

326

“The Amish use us as an experiment.”

Why the Amish own no cars or televisions

Mon, May 21st, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

223

“A computer interface that can transcribe words that the user verbalizes internally but does not actually speak aloud.”

Silently speak to a computer interface

Fri, April 6th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

250

3D Printed $10,000 House

Ready in 12 to 24 hours

Thu, March 15th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

445

“Clearly, no one is going to build weapons that have sufficient general intelligence to, for example, decide and execute a plan to take over the world.”

-- Stuart Russell

Sun, March 11th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

428

“Sharper forms of the problems with which we are already grappling.”

The future we are scared of is already here

Sun, February 25th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

427

“How do you communicate wirelessly with WiFi using only plastic?”

3D printed objects that can connect to WiFi without any electronics

Wed, February 21st, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

448

“There are over a billion people who have no access to energy what-so-ever.”

The energy revolution

Tue, February 20th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

461

“With smartphones, they’ve got you for every waking moment.”

The very people who turned the Internet against you are trying to undo their damage

Mon, February 5th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

506

“American-made social media platforms were key to the dissemination of propaganda by ISIS.”

Social media and its threat to society

Sat, February 3rd, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

662

Make a Convincing Sex Video of Anyone You Like

DeepFakes

Sun, January 28th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

662

“None of the company’s key executives has a ‘normal’ Facebook presence.”

The very people who own social media don't use social media

Wed, January 24th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

507

“World's first passenger drone.”

A drone just big enough for one person

Fri, January 19th, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

659

“The surface of the road is made of transparent concrete.”

China opens solar road

Mon, January 1st, 2018 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

602

“Commercial fusion reactors could begin operation as soon as 2030.”

Fusion within our lifetimes

Sat, December 30th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

611

“We have a chance to leave a powerful and positive legacy for future generations.”

The International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) halfway to first plasma

Mon, December 25th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

557

“I am a philosopher, and we tend to deal more with nightmares.”

Technology is giving us everything that we want, and that is a bad thing

Mon, December 18th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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“If the facial data and related personal information is stolen and put on the internet, it will cause big problems.”

China is building a nation-wide facial recognition system of all its citizens

Sat, October 14th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

646

"The scientific reality of artificial intelligence."

Prof. Brian Cox - Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Tue, October 10th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

744

“Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence.”

How artificial intelligence can create wealthy for the many, not just for the few

Sun, October 8th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

769

"It has a brain, but it's just about the minimum possible arrangement of neurons that could be considered as such."

Similating a worm's brain using an Arduino

Fri, October 6th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

676

"A bot that, as you interact with it, turns into a digital representation of you."

Replika

Sun, September 3rd, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

843

“Some technologies arrive more quietly, but just as surely revolutionize the way we live.”

The technologies we take for granted but use every day

Fri, August 25th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

877

“The algorithm chose; Max attended.”

Randomising your life to escape the filter bubble

Wed, August 9th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

690

“Essentially it’s a Babel fish, though admittedly a rough draft of one.”

Real-time translation

Wed, August 2nd, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

647

Battery-Free Cellphone

Powered by radio signals and ambient light

Mon, July 24th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

810

Fast, Clean, Cost-Effective Metal 3D-Printing

Desktop Metal

Wed, July 19th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

956

“We have to forget steel as a core employer.”

14 people make 500 thousand tons of steel

Thu, June 22nd, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

876

“A 3D printer that could re-create itself”

Making self-replicating 3D printers from materials that can be found on the moon

Thu, June 8th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

677

"DragonflEye was created by genetically modifying regular dragonflies."

Remote-controlled cyborg dragonfly

Mon, June 5th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

899

Control Two Robotic Arms Using Your Feet

MetaLimbs

Fri, June 2nd, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

814

"A future where you can no longer discern if you're dealing with a human or a computer."

Wearable Anti-AI AI

Wed, May 31st, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1097

Smart Solar Panel Window Blinds

SolarGaps

Tue, May 23rd, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

2239

AI Inception

Using an AI system to create a better AI system

Sun, May 21st, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1839

"We've been able to take a can of spray paint and put a touch screen on almost anything."

Touchscreen in a can

Wed, May 10th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

815

Google's Self-Driving Cars Giving Rides to the Public

Waymo deploys 500 self-driving minivans

Wed, April 26th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

994

Where AI is Currently At

And where it is going

Sat, April 22nd, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

887

"We’ve never before built machines that operate in ways their creators don’t understand."

It is not entirely clear how AI makes its decisions

Wed, April 12th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

884

Unboxing a Factory Sealed IBM Compatible PC from 1988

I guess this counts as an unboxing video?

Sun, March 26th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1109

"After that they tend to dodge."

The Baby Bottle Robot

Thu, March 9th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

893

Small House 3D-Printed in 24 Hours

Just needs a sofa bed

Mon, March 6th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

809

“The cost of carbon fibre could drop, dramatically and be seen in far more applications.”

Australians figure out how to mass produce carbon fibre

Tue, February 21st, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

752

“A new material that is capable of turning different types of energy into electricity.”

Perovskite crystal can convert heat, light, and movement into electricity

Wed, February 15th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

932

"Smart glasses with liquid lenses that can automatically adjust their focus.”

Always puts into focus what you are looking at

Sat, February 11th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

881

"Over the next couple decades, driverless cars could eliminate jobs in up to 128 industries."

The self-driving car will impact more than just drivers

Fri, December 23rd, 2016 09:00 by capnasty NEWS

998

Diamond Batteries Are Forever #diamondbattery

Turning nuclear waste into diamond batteries that last a really long time

Tue, November 29th, 2016 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1016

"The world's first robot that folds laundry."

How have they waited this long for this?

Tue, November 22nd, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1043

Quick, Draw With Google Neural Network

An AI experiment

Fri, November 18th, 2016 09:00 by capnasty NEWS

1192

"If that means taking out a crowd of kids waiting for the bus, then so be it."

Self-driving Mercedes programmed to always save the passenger, not the pedestrian

Sun, October 16th, 2016 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1093

"A computer that is a hundred times more accurate than a human, and a million times faster, will make 10,000 times as many mistakes."

The paradox of automation

Wed, October 12th, 2016 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1066

“They require no assembly, as they consist of a single part.”

Metamaterial Mechanisms

Mon, September 19th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1023

Why Did Trains Have Cabooses and Now Don't Anymore?

Automation takes over the job

Mon, September 12th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1139

"Research on autonomous vessels is picking up steam around the world."

Self-Driving Ships

Mon, September 5th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

945

Self-Navigating Solar-Powered Boat

But did it reach New Zealand?

Wed, August 24th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

871

"Customized functional devices that can be attached directly on their skin."

DuoSkin

Wed, August 17th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

895

How to Build a Forge Blower with Primitive Tools

Primitive Technology

Thu, August 4th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1098

3D-Printed Flying Scarecrows

Robirds

Sun, July 31st, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1144

Get Paid to Pick Up Someone Else's Shit

The Pooperapp

Fri, July 22nd, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

2733

"Welcome to the age of entanglement."

Nobody knows how the technology the world depends on actually works

Tue, July 19th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1291

Using Radar to Track Hand Movement

Project Soli

Sun, June 26th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

960

"Understand one of several foreign languages through real-time in-ear translation"

The Babel Fish is here

Thu, May 19th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1144

"There may be a connection between certain facial features and personality traits after all."

Facial analysis software can recognize key personality traits

Tue, May 17th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1302

Running Windows 95 on an Apple Watch

And it boots

Sun, May 1st, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1093

Turn Your Smartphone Into a Miniature 3D Printer

For only $99

Thu, March 24th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1231

VR Headset Made from a Happy Meal Box

Happy Goggles

Thu, March 3rd, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

942

Elevated High-Speed Rail System Propelled by Air Pressure

The VECTORR

Wed, February 24th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1123

tDSC Used to Accelerate Practical Learning

Using expert-pilot brainwave patterns to increase skills of novice pilots

Mon, February 22nd, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1091

Charge Your Phone With Your Poo

Self-Powered Waterless Toilet

Wed, February 10th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1257

3D-Printed Tourbillon Clock

The Laimer Christoph

Thu, January 14th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1487

$20,000 Hoverboard

The ArcaBoard

Sun, December 27th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1244

It's a Drone, It's a Submarine

Waterproof drone flies and swims

Mon, December 7th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1230

Sketch Room-Sized Objects at Actual Scale

The Protopiper

Mon, November 16th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1243

"Everyone is building drones these days, but nobody knows how to get them to stop running into things."

MIT builds a drone capable of avoiding obstacles on its own

Wed, November 4th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1166

Major Breakthrough in the Quest for Invisibility

Tue, September 22nd, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1185

3D Glass Printer

The Additive Manufacturing of Optically Transparent Glass Machine

Sun, August 23rd, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1278

Talk Like Stephen Hawking

Scientist's iconic robotic voice is now open source

Wed, August 19th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1378

"No one has been able to create a laser that beams white light."

Arizona State University creates first white laser

Fri, July 31st, 2015 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1219

Working Transistor Built out of a Molecule and a few Atoms

Mon, July 20th, 2015 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1105

"For years John Deere has been selling tractors that practically drive themselves."

Google is not the self-driving vehicle leader

Tue, June 23rd, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1277

3D Printing a Steel Bridge

Heijmans and MX3D to print a bridge in Amsterdam

Sat, June 13th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1608

"By changing the spacing of atoms on one surface, they observed a point at which friction disappears."

Superlubricity

Mon, June 8th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1554

Unpowered Exoskeleton Improves Human Walking Efficiency

Sat, April 4th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1356

GPS Navigation Without Satellites

Wed, April 1st, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1469

IKEA's Humanitarian Shelter Enters Production

"Better Shelter"

Mon, March 30th, 2015 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1908

"The team's goal is to build an A.I. system with the capability of a toddler."

The magic behind the Atari-playing AI

Sun, March 1st, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1863

Turning a Large Circular Table into an Interactive Augmented Surface

Polar

Thu, February 26th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1847

Whiteboard Clock

Sat, February 21st, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1915

Turning Human Poop into Drinking Water and Electricity

Sat, January 10th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1228

iPhone Powered M&M Sorting Machine

Wed, December 24th, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1253

Turbolifts Are Here

Multi-directional cable-free elevators

Sat, December 20th, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1406

Detroit's Fire Department Pop Can Alarms

Thu, December 18th, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1312

Seawater as Jet Fuel

Converting carbon dioxide and hydrogen recovered from seawater into usable hydrocarbon fuel

Wed, November 26th, 2014 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

1289

A.I. Can Correctly Describe What it Sees in Photos and Videos

"It also raises chilling possibilities for surveillance."

Tue, November 18th, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1306

Internet-Connected Guns for Cops

Gun would provide real-time data location and when it was unholstered and fired

Fri, October 24th, 2014 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1390

Miniature, Self-Contained Magnetically Mounted Wireless Security Cameras

The Homeboy

Fri, October 24th, 2014 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1279

Butterfly: Portable Camera That Connects to a Smartphone

Fri, October 17th, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1102

E-Watch Can Call and Text Without a Phone

will.i.am's PULS

Thu, October 16th, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1322

The Analog Keyboard Project

Remember the Palm Pilot?

Mon, October 13th, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1381

Generator Produces Electricity Out of Waste Heat

Thu, October 9th, 2014 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1768

Fully Articulated Hand Tracking

Microsoft's Handpose

Wed, October 8th, 2014 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

1441

South Korea's City of the Future

Mon, September 29th, 2014 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1738

The Schlörwagen: the Ultra Aerodynamic German Car from 1939

You know the Germans make good stuff

Mon, September 15th, 2014 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1231

Wearable Jetpack for Running

Thu, September 11th, 2014 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1764

The Problems With Autopilots

Fri, September 5th, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1225

The Quiet World of Formula E

Thu, September 4th, 2014 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1336

Instagram Releases Hyperlapse Video for iPhone

Wed, August 27th, 2014 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1774

Omote: Real-Time Face Tracking and Projection Mapping

Mon, August 25th, 2014 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1978

Nuclear Batteries

Tue, August 19th, 2014 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1387

Retro-Looking All-Electric Supercar

The Renovo Coupe

Tue, August 19th, 2014 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1383

New Display Technology that Automatically Corrects for Vision Defects

Sat, August 2nd, 2014 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

1261

Battery-Free Wi-Fi Devices Powered by Radio Signals

Sat, August 2nd, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1414

Squink: Personal Electronic Circuit Factory

Tue, July 15th, 2014 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1381

"Basically, our battery lasts forever."

Tue, April 29th, 2014 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

991

Watch Your Privacy: Google Glass App Tells You Where Surveillance Cameras Are

Sun, April 13th, 2014 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

988

There is No Choice But to Use Coal

Wed, April 2nd, 2014 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1055

Goodbye Microwave Oven, and Thanks for All the Popcorn

Fri, March 21st, 2014 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1004

The Swiss Millennium-Measuring $400,000 Pocket Watch Explained

Fri, March 14th, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1082

Squirt: Speed Read on the Web

Wed, March 12th, 2014 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1073

50-Cent Microscope You Can Print

Tue, March 11th, 2014 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1066

"The Australian government is developing technology that will deorbit small bits of space debris with ground-based lasers."

Sat, March 8th, 2014 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1024

US Navy to Deploy Laser Weapons on Its Ships

Wed, February 19th, 2014 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1033

Plastic Bags Can Be Converted into Car Fuel

Thu, January 30th, 2014 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

927

#Blackphone: Smartphone That Focuses on User's Privacy and Control

Thu, January 16th, 2014 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

979

Device Allows the Blind to Taste What We See

Wed, January 15th, 2014 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

880

Homemade Tablet Built Using Linux and a Raspberry Pi

Tue, January 14th, 2014 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1833

"This is an engineering approach to fusion and they are in a hurry."

Thu, January 2nd, 2014 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

1069

Smarty Ring: Stainless Steel Ring With LED Display to Control Your Smartphone and See Notifications

Fri, December 13th, 2013 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

933

SkyJack: Drone That Seeks, Hacks and Takes Over Other Drones, Turning Them Into Zombies

Fri, December 6th, 2013 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

856

The Engineer's Emergency Kit Business Card

Sun, December 1st, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

947

Pre-Order Your Cold Fusion Reactor

Fri, November 29th, 2013 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1052

Titan-Arm: Powered, Upper-Body Exoskeleton for Augmented Strength

Mon, November 25th, 2013 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1274

When You Buy a Tablet from Google and Apple, You Are Getting Ripped Off

Wed, November 20th, 2013 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

3075

Doctors Perform Virtual Surgery Using Google Glass

Tue, November 12th, 2013 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

982

Fully Functional Electrical Circuits Made Using an Inkjet-Based Printer

Sat, November 9th, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

918

Born-to-Die: Electronic Devices Designed to 'Self-Destruct' in Contact With Water

Sun, October 27th, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

1260

USS Zumwalt: U.S. Navy's Stealth Warship Powered by Linux

Mon, October 21st, 2013 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1101

senseFly's eBee: Aerial Photography Drone

Tue, October 8th, 2013 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1181

Samsung Introduces Dick Tracy's Watch

Thu, September 5th, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

1867

Petzila: Device Allows You to Chat With Your Pet and Give it Treats

Mon, August 19th, 2013 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1147

Japanese Electronic Toilets Can Be Hacked

Tue, August 6th, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

949

Windows That Keep Sounds Out But Let the Breeze In

Tue, July 16th, 2013 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

985

New LED Streetlamp to Reduce Light Pollution

Fri, April 26th, 2013 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

955

Festo’s BionicOpter: Dragonfly-Inspired Remote-Controlled Copter

Tue, April 2nd, 2013 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1170

Wearable Ultra-Thin Stamp-On Circuits on Your Skin

Mon, April 1st, 2013 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

917

Cube Sensors: Small, Wireless Devices that Monitor Your Environment

Wed, March 20th, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

1010

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner: "an object lesson in how not to build an airplane."

Wed, January 30th, 2013 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

942

Ninja Blocks: Open Hardware Philosophy to Control Every Aspect of Your House

Mon, January 28th, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

981

ASB GlassFloor: Glass Surface With Embedded LEDs to Create Programmable Marking Lines

Mon, January 28th, 2013 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1031

Syrian Opposition Army Builds Themselves a Tank, Controls It Like a Playstation Game

Mon, December 17th, 2012 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1156

Elecom's Collapsible Keyboard for Smartphones

Thu, November 22nd, 2012 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1128

The Vibrative Virtual Keyboard, Type Using Vibrations

Thu, November 15th, 2012 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1184

iPad Rocking Chair Charges Your iPad While it Rocks

Wed, November 7th, 2012 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

997

Architecture, According to Apple

Sun, October 21st, 2012 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

1101

Acoustic Barcodes: Passive, Durable and Inexpensive Notched Identification Tags

Mon, October 15th, 2012 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1101

The Wiki Weapon: a Gun You Can Download, Print, Shoot

Tue, October 9th, 2012 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1060

The Amazing #Apple iOS6 Maps

Fri, September 21st, 2012 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1772

Bitponics: Control Your Garden from Your Computer

Thu, June 7th, 2012 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1047

Bizarre Gear Configurations That Boggle the Mind

Wed, May 30th, 2012 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1489

Will Powell Builds His Own Google Project Glass With Existing Technology

Sat, April 14th, 2012 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

1168

The Tricorder Project: Building a Working Tricorder for the Masses

Thu, March 29th, 2012 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

941

Eye-Fi: Memory Card With Built-in WiFi Capabilities

Wed, March 21st, 2012 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

988

Japanese Develop Non-Lethal Gun to Shut You Up

Mon, March 12th, 2012 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1097

Printrbot: Desktop 3D Printer You Can Build in a Couple of Hours

Fri, February 17th, 2012 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1895

Made in China: 30-Story Prefab Skyscraper Built in 15 Days

Sun, February 12th, 2012 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

964

"For a whole generation, it's part of the infrastructure of the world." Jimmy Wales on Wikipedia

Fri, January 20th, 2012 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

922

Former Apple Designers for the iPod Create a Learning Thermostat with a Beautiful GUI

Tue, November 1st, 2011 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1461

Face Substitution Technology

Sat, September 24th, 2011 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1265

The World's First Printed Aircraft

Thu, August 4th, 2011 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1074

Jedi Robots: Teaching Robots to Use Lightsabers

Fri, May 13th, 2011 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1608

Remnants of a User Interface: Examining Fingerprints on the iPad

Sat, April 9th, 2011 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1095

Quadrocopters Playing Tennis

Thu, March 31st, 2011 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1104

Festo's SmartBird: An Autonomous Bionic Bird

Tue, March 29th, 2011 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1062

Turn Your Pee into Electric Power

Sun, March 6th, 2011 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1112

Star Trek's Universal Translator is Coming

Tue, January 18th, 2011 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

947

How Leicas are Made

Tue, January 4th, 2011 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1156

Dotklok: the Open-Source Pong-Playing Multi-Animated Digital Clock

Sat, January 1st, 2011 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1082

The USB Floppy

Sat, November 27th, 2010 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

976

God Save the Queen -- From Its Facebook Followers

Mon, November 8th, 2010 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1012

How To Turn A Pumpkin Into A Film Camera

Thu, November 4th, 2010 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1057

Immaculate Telegraphy: How Stone Age Man Could Have Built the Telegraph

Thu, October 28th, 2010 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1088

Back To The Mac in 104 seconds

Tue, October 26th, 2010 15:42 by capnasty NEWS

942

Niklas Roy's Little Bit of Privacy

Tue, October 26th, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1005

How Apple Plays the Pricing Game (RT @Wired)

Tue, October 5th, 2010 15:46 by capnasty NEWS

1137

The Computers That Power Man's Conquest of The Stars

Mon, September 27th, 2010 15:46 by capnasty NEWS

1032

Apple's Patent for the iBike

Sat, September 11th, 2010 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

998

Muthaf**kin' Tractor Beams!

Wed, September 8th, 2010 15:00 by capnasty NEWS

1050

Giant Lasers Disappoint

Wed, September 8th, 2010 14:03 by capnasty NEWS

1075

Using Social Media Instead of Email

Tue, September 7th, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1137

To Win Over Users, Gadgets Have to Be Touchable (RT @SaraCera)

Fri, September 3rd, 2010 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

944

A Side Effect of Digital Devices: Brain Fatigue

Tue, August 24th, 2010 15:35 by capnasty NEWS

982

iPad the Right Fit for Sumo Wrestlers

Tue, August 24th, 2010 13:40 by capnasty NEWS

987

Cyberdyne To Be Mass Producing $4,200 HAL Robotic Suit

Tue, August 17th, 2010 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

1058

Parents Believe Wi-Fi Making Their Children Sick

Mon, August 16th, 2010 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1023

Lasers Reaching Their Limit

Sat, August 14th, 2010 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

1093

Russian Hardware

Thu, August 5th, 2010 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1050

How a 15-yo Kid Tricked Apple With a Disguised iPhone Tethering App

Mon, July 26th, 2010 18:56 by capnasty NEWS

1060

Ideas Having Sex

Sun, July 18th, 2010 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1074

Can Robots Run the News?

Thu, July 15th, 2010 10:51 by capnasty NEWS

1091

Remember When We Were All Supposed To Quit Facebook?

Wed, July 14th, 2010 09:40 by capnasty NEWS

1095

George Lucas Wants Laser Company To Stop Making Lightsaber-like Lasers

Mon, July 12th, 2010 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

1008

Attenborough Design Group

Mon, July 12th, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1006

The Threat of Cyberwar Has Been Grossly Exaggerated

Sun, July 11th, 2010 14:01 by capnasty NEWS

1063

Search Engines Learn to Watch and Listen to Videos

Sat, July 10th, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

992

Twitter the World's Fastest Growing Search Engine

Fri, July 9th, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

1091

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