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Gecko-inspired adhesive lets you climb walls

Mechanical engineers at Stanford University have developed a substance that mimics gecko toes. Not just for scaling walls in Spiderman-like fashion, the adhesive could help clean up space debris and be used on automobile assembly lines.CNET's Sumi Das visits the research lab where it was created to learn how it works.

By February 25, 2015


Halo 5's aiming has changed, developer explains how and why

343 confirms that the game's aiming system has changed since the beta and warns that it might take some getting used to.

By October 30, 2015


Driving Honda's insane quad-motor, quad-steering, all-electric prototype CR-Z

With its massive, bolted-on fender flares and ridiculous carbon fiber interior, this one-off CR-Z screams performance. Thankfully, it has the muscle to back that up.

By October 27, 2015


Go Lego-crazy with Sugru adhesive

Sugru, an incredibly powerful adhesive rubber, might make you a believer in playing with dough again, especially if you're into Legos.

By January 17, 2013


Apple and Google ordered to revise app store refund policies in South Korea

South Korea's Fair Trade Commission has forced the app stores to remove non-refundable clauses --and hopes the policy will become a benchmark for other countries.

By July 8, 2014


The holy grail of adhesives?

A gecko-inspired adhesive from a University of Massachusetts research team can hold up to 700 pounds on a sheet the size of an index card.

By March 23, 2012


Wireless tooth tattoo can detect bad bacteria

Researchers at Princeton say the sensor adheres to dental enamel and might one day continuously monitor a patient's health.

By June 6, 2012


3D Printer Build Week: Wrap-up

We succeeded in building a working 3D printer, but we still have a lot to learn.

By February 17, 2012


Reporters' Roundtable: Why are license agreements so convoluted?

Just what are you agreeing to when you click on a license agreement on a software app or Web site? Today we discuss EULAs, TOSes, AUPs, and other contracts you sign when you use tech. Our guest: Attorney Gabriel Ramsey of Orrick.

By June 10, 2011


Racing driver compares Gran Turismo 5 with real life in lap of Nurburgring

A pro racing driver has created a video of himself completing a lap of the Nurburgring in both Gran Turismo 5 and real life. Turns out the game is pretty realistic.

By December 7, 2010