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Birdly uses VR, a fan and your flapping arms to simulate flight (Tomorrow Daily 151)

We're very entertained and intrigued by Birdly, a contraption offering a first-person view of what it's like to soar above civilization as a bird. Unfortunately, you won't be dropping bombs on car windshields or stealing french fries from beachgoers. Sorry, seagull LARPers!

By March 26, 2015

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Birdly uses VR, a fan and your flapping arms to simulate flight (Tomorrow Daily 151)

On today's show, Ashley and Khail check out bird-flight simulator Birdly (complete with hydraulic flapping arm mechanism), a father and son in China turning spare car parts into huge model Transformers, and explain how Boeing's newest patent reminds us of sci-fi force fields. #TDJunk

By March 26, 2015

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Robert Downey Jr. gives young fan 3D-printed Iron Man arm

Get ready to have all the feels. Robert Downey Jr. helps a 7-year-old fan born with a partially developed right arm get a new, 3D-printed bionic Iron Man arm.

By March 12, 2015

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ZTE Blade S6 has arm-waving gesture tech

This 5-inch smartphone also packs Android 5.0 Lollipop and a 13-megapixel camera. Hit play now to check it out.

By March 1, 2015

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MediaTek seeds new investment arm with $300M war chest

The chipmaker plans to use MediaTek Ventures to build up an ecosystem of startups around its products and services.

By March 1, 2015

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'Bionic' rebuild gives three amputees mind-controlled robotic arms

Three Austrian men have received mind-controlled robotic arms, using a world-first technique called "bionic reconstruction."

By February 24, 2015

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'Star Wars' robotic arm lets amputee veteran go rock climbing

The DEKA robotic arm -- funded by DARPA and nicknamed "Luke" -- helped this army vet climb again.

By February 12, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 123: Raspberry Pi 2, Minecraft 'Game of Thrones,' designing with robot arms, and more

"Robochop" is an upcoming interactive installation featuring four controllable robot arms. You'll be able to design your object from within an app, and one of the robot arms will then carve a 50cm foam cube into a real-life replica of your work. Start sketching!

By February 3, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 123: Raspberry Pi 2, Minecraft 'Game of Thrones,' designing with robot arms and more

On today's show, we discuss upgrades to the new Raspberry Pi 2, marvel at a super-detailed "Game of Thrones" build of Westeros in Minecraft, and find a way to design objects with a remote-controlled robot arm.

By February 3, 2015

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Internet of Things gets a hand from ARM's new operating system

The UK-based chip designer's Mbed operating system is among several efforts, including the work of standards groups and a new wireless protocol, designed to speed the adoption of the Internet of Things.

By October 1, 2014