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Plant-powered breathing apparatus for a dystopian future

Designer Chiu Chih created an artistic version of an air tank using a plant as a filter and oxygen generator. It's ready for a post-apocalyptic world.

By Aug. 19, 2013

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Woolworths focuses on technology with "Hub" trademark application

Woolworths could be set to launch its own dedicated technology sub-brand, lodging a trademark for a new logo and branding for "Hub".

By Apr. 27, 2014

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Would you eat a marshmallow zapped by a Tesla coil?

Weird science! Some California makers wanted to know if the sparks from a Tesla coil could roast marshmallows, so they built one to find out.

By Jun. 13, 2014

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See an insanely complex gizmo zip a zipper the (really) hard way

You may never want to zip up your zipper like a commoner again, after seeing how this crazy Rube Goldberg machine built by students does it. Genius.

By May. 21, 2014

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Target hires new CIO to repair damaged security cred

Bob DeRodes will take over as the company's top IT man after serving as a long-time IT adviser to the Department of Homeland Security.

By Apr. 29, 2014

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King.com joins the patent troll brigade

The creator of Candy Crush Saga has laid legal claim to the words 'candy' and 'saga' as pertains to gaming, and is going after other games.

By Jan. 22, 2014

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Our doom will come sci-fi-style, NASA-funded study says

Uh-oh. The "1 Percent" might just lead to the complete collapse of civilization, according to a study sponsored by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. But all hope is not lost.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Apple patent points to next-gen Siri with sensors

The technology would allow users to place sensors around the home to provide a more well-rounded Siri experience.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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First Retina iPad Mini is on track, DisplaySearch reports

A refresh of the iPad Mini is coming in the third quarter, NPD DisplaySearch said late Sunday in an update.

By May. 5, 2013

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Shark-mounted cameras provide a predator's-eye view

Researchers have mounted cameras and sensors on sharks for new insights into how the apex predators live.

By Mar. 6, 2014