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Checking out an Arduino-powered tricorder on Tomorrow Daily

Dr. Peter Jansen has been working on various tricorder prototypes for over 7 years, and now, he's showing off his newest prototype, the Arducorder. It's not quite ready to scan alien life forms or diagnose patients, but it's still pretty cool to see in action.

By October 14, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 068: An Arduino tricorder, a potential Myst TV show, and RomoCart racing

On today's show, we check out a cool tricorder prototype with actual working sensors, discuss the adaptation of '90s PC game Myst into a TV show, and show you a racing game that uses projection tech to generate courses out of tangible objects.

By October 14, 2014

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Arduino-powered iBag locks up to stop you spending

An Aussie-designed "smart bag" uses GPS tracking to help you manage your money by locking up when you are near danger spending zones.

By February 4, 2014

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How a 3D-printed titanium bike points the way to products custom-fit for you

Design firm Industry has developed a bike that demonstrates how the lines are blurring in design, engineering and manufacturing. This shift will ultimately allow companies to tailor products to individuals.

By May 28, 2015

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Heads up, Intel: TI chips bring ARM to Arduino gadget market

A Texas Instruments ARM-based chip means hardware hackers who like Arduino will have another choice besides Intel's Quark for computing projects.

By October 5, 2013

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Intel's Galileo aims x86 chips at Arduino hardware hackers

In partnership with the Arduino project popular among hobbyists and students, Intel will sell small computer systems with its 32-bit Quark chip.

By October 3, 2013

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Meet the 3D-printed robot that cracks combination locks

Designed by a hacker, the "Combo Breaker" can figure out a lock's combination and get the thing open in less than 30 seconds.

By May 15, 2015

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Clandestinely control your smartphone by stroking your hair

A hair extension interwoven with sensors would allow users to secretly open and control smartphone apps.

By April 12, 2015

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Laser cutter modded to destroy physical Space Invaders

The awesome zapping power of a laser cutter is harnessed to dispose of an invading space army in fiery style.

By March 23, 2015

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​Here's what Pebble Time's smart straps could look like

An announcement of a million-dollar fund for smart-strap development, plus two early concepts for smart straps are a glimpse at what could be coming later this year.

By March 19, 2015