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circuit

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Short circuit halts Curiosity rover's Mars activities

An electrical hiccup means the Mars rover will be sidelined for a few days as NASA tries to locate the problem.

By 5 March 2015

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LittleBits circuits now let kid geniuses hook up to the Internet

The snap-together circuits, a 21st-century successor to old-school engineering toys like our treasured Legos, now connect to the Internet, giving children terrifying new power.

By 26 July 2014

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Brain-inspired circuit board 9000 times faster than an average PC

Bioengineers at Stanford University have developed microchips based on the human brain that are more energy efficient and up to 9000 times faster than the typical PC.

By 1 May 2014

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Chibitronics mixes papercraft with circuits

Ever wanted to learn how to circuits work or just create something unique with paper and electricity? Now you can with these circuit stickers from Chibitronics

By 24 April 2014

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Netflix accounts for 25 percent of iiNet traffic, but are networks ready?

​As iiNet's customers race to take advantage of unmetered Netflix, the ISP says the streaming service now accounts for a quarter of all traffic. But the company has questioned what lies ahead for video on demand in Australia.

By 20 April 2015

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Be your own light show in app-controlled CuteCircuit clubwear

CuteCircuit's new collection of LED fashion, controlled by a smartphone app, marries beauty with technology.

By 14 March 2014

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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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Adios, silicon: Why exotic designs are the future for the chips in your gadgets

Decades of progress creating conventional computer chips will stall in the coming years, forcing some far-out ideas on semiconductor makers. Carbon nanotubes or quantum computing, anyone?

By 17 April 2015

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Moore's Law is the reason your iPhone is so thin and cheap

Intel co-founder Gordon Moore's observation 50 years ago set the groundwork for self-driving cars on the road and computers in our pockets today.

By 16 April 2015