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Japan's latest invention: The wearable chair

A new gadget eases the stress of long hours spent on foot and targets doctors, surgeons, hospitality workers and retail assistants.

By 27 January 2016

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North Korea has invented hangover-free alcohol (says North Korea)

Technically Incorrect: Made from ginseng and glutinous rice, Koryo liquor will surely make a killing.

By 21 January 2016

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Someone's inventing a remote control for everything in your home

For years, companies have tried to develop a remote control that can interact with every device in your home. Now, a developer may actually have done it.

By 5 January 2016

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Zuckerberg and Gates' clean-energy mantra: Invest, invent

Tech industry titans are banding together to try to ensure the world has enough energy, with less of the carbon emissions tied to global warming.

By 1 December 2015

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10 things discovered or invented by kids (pictures)

From quasars to medieval pendants, you have kids to thank for these amazing discoveries.

10 Images By 29 July 2015

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Qualcomm invents way to wirelessly charge mobile devices with metal bodies

The new technology will allow you to wirelessly charge a smartphone or other device with a metal exterior or case, a process that hasn't been possible with current charging systems.

By 29 July 2015

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Iraqis claim victory in battle invented as Twitter joke

Technically Incorrect: A man is bored and invents a battle in a fictional Iraqi town called "Cheese Bladder." He tweets it. The rest isn't history.

By 16 June 2015

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Researchers invent tiny sonic screwdriver

Using an array of loudspeakers, researchers have created swirling vortices of sound that were used to manipulate microscopic particles.

By 29 May 2015

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'I invented the future!' Michael Fassbender in first trailer for Steve Jobs biopic

"Steve Jobs" sees Michael Fassbender take to the stage as the Apple co-founder.

By 18 May 2015

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Simple but ingenious invention takes the ouch out of injections

Using 3D printing and a bit of ingenuity, the "Comfortably Numb" team out of Rice University may have just made going to the doctor's office a little less painful.

By 16 April 2015