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Accordion

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Accordion-shaped solar tower captures more light

Because the cost of solar panels has dropped so much, designing three-dimensional structures to take in more light intake and boost power output now makes sense, according to researchers at MIT.

By March 26, 2012

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Ep. 56: Midi-chlorians vs. MIDI accordions

This week, Donald and Eric the future of mind-controlled televisions, and an iPad joystick that looks like Atari's vision of the future from the '80s. The horror of the MIDI accordion is revealed for what it is. And in Geek News, Donald and Eric sum up the unforgivable digital vandalism George Lucas has wrought on his masterpiece.

By September 6, 2011

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Crave 56: Midi-chlorians vs. MIDI accordions (podcast)

This week, Donald and Eric discuss the future of mind-controlled televisions, and an iPad joystick that looks like Atari's vision of the future from the '80s.

By September 6, 2011

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Roland's $3,000 virtual accordion

Roland announces their FR-2 series virtual V-accordions with built-in MIDI and on-board sounds.

By February 11, 2008

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From accordion flop to Guitar Heroine

CNET News.com's Ina Fried straps on a Les Paul for the first time and becomes addicted to rock.

By November 12, 2007

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Tiny speaker plays accordion

Plug-in speaker improves on earlier designs.

By August 22, 2007

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Original X-mini speaker caps it with nifty refresh

The capsule speaker with its signature accordion middle, which nabbed the company a red dot award, has gotten a cap that protects the speaker and appears to help direct the sound.

By September 8, 2010

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One-man band plays impressive 'Star Wars' theme

Even Darth Vader would say "most impressive" if he saw street performer Anders Flanderz playing the "Star Wars" theme song.

By May 30, 2014

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How do you type 'goal' in Spanish? Can you say 'repetitive stress injury'?

Facebook's data team reports that World Cup watching users are having quite the O-gasms when they post news of goals.

By July 2, 2014

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Origami unfolds a new world of shape-shifting electronics

Researchers are using the geometry of paper folding to come up with futuristic antennas that can retract and compress.

By May 22, 2014