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RFID helps robots locate objects

Work to improve robot vision is ongoing -- but robots don't necessarily need to rely solely on their eyes.

By 24 September 2014

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If body piercings could harvest human energy...

A conceptual collection of gold and biopolymer jewellery consists of three pieces, each of which pierces the skin: E-pulse Conductor, Blood Bridge, and Blinker.

By 8 August 2014

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PantryChic is like a robotic prep cook for your home kitchen

Store and dispense baking ingredients with a kitchen gadget that takes the hassle out of converting weights and measures.

By 30 July 2014

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Airbus shows off Bag2Go suitcase with RFID

This prototype suitcase from aeroplane manufacturer Airbus wants to put an end to lost luggage with built-in RFID and iPhone connectivity.

By 7 June 2013

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Guy's Kickstarter dream: Making potato salad (with dill even)

A forward-thinking entrepreneur attempts to Kickstart a potato-salad-making session and ends up blowing away his $10 funding goal.

By 4 July 2014

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DIY security offers smarter peace of mind

The new generation of do-it-yourself systems is smarter, simpler, and more affordable than anything you've seen before.

By 2 May 2014

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Fruit flies fitted with tiny backpacks to save farms

The CSIRO is putting RFID sensors on Queensland fruit flies to study their behaviour in the hopes of saving Queensland's crops.

By 4 April 2014

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Zebra to buy Motorola enterprise unit for $3.45B

Zebra Technologies snaps up Motorola Solutions' enterprise unit, which makes mobile devices and barcode scanners, for $3.45 billion in cash.

By 16 April 2014

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Burberry RFID chip gives your phone DVD extras for clothes

New Burberry clothing at London Fashion Week features RFID tags that zap your phone with DVD extras for clothes.

By 18 February 2013

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Tech transforms playtime at Toy Fair 2014

Wireless sword-wielding robots, kid smartwatches, and trackable Nerf darts add a new tech twist to the annual New York Toy Fair. (Warning: Tamagotchis are back.)

By 19 February 2014