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Bodyprint could let you unlock your phone with your ear print

An experimental system uses a smartphone's capacitive screen as a low-res sensor keyed to the user's body prints.

By 28 April 2015

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DARPA guided bullet changes course mid-air to hit moving targets (Tomorrow Daily 169)

The EXACTO (short for Extreme Accuracy Tasked Ordinance) program is tasked with developing a guided bullet for snipers in combat. DARPA just announced they're making progress, but we're a little freaked out by this futuristic firepower.

By 29 April 2015

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Disney Research's new 3D printer can print in fabric

Disney Research has had a second go at creating a 3D printer capable of creating flexible objects made of soft fibres.

By 20 April 2015

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NailO turns your fingernail into a tiny trackpad

A wearable input device in the form of a nail sticker could make it easy to control a computer with a subtle swipe. Could nail calls be the new butt dials?

By 17 April 2015

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Clandestinely control your smartphone by stroking your hair

A hair extension interwoven with sensors would allow users to secretly open and control smartphone apps.

By 13 April 2015

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Force Touch to bring 'significant' change to next iPhone -- analyst

Outfitted with tech that senses the pressure of your touch, the next model could be dubbed the iPhone 7 instead of the iPhone 6S, claims analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.

By 4 April 2015

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Wearable metronome keeps a silent haptic beat

Soundbrenner Pulse is a wearable, watch-like device that uses haptic feedback to keep a pulsing beat on your skin.

By 31 March 2015

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The wait is over, ​Android Auto is finally hitting the road

Starting today, you can get Android Auto in your car with your Android 5.0+ phone and compatible Pioneer head units.

By 20 March 2015

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UniKey and Samsung team up to lock down the office

A newly announced partnership between UniKey and Samsung KNOX aims to bring the Kevo smart lock's touch-to-enter technology to businesses and institutions worldwide.

By 5 March 2015

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Watch out, Oculus: HTC Vive's VR experience is astonishing (hands-on)

I wandered around an entire room and painted with light; my first taste with HTC and Valve's upcoming virtual reality hardware was incredible. Here's what it felt like.

By 5 March 2015