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Can't concentrate? Look at this for 40 seconds

The next time your mind wanders, you might be able to regain your focus if you turn your gaze on a specific type of image, says research out of the University of Melbourne.

By May 25, 2015

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Futuristic eyeglasses darken when you lose concentration

Focus is turning out to be a casualty of the connected era. These glasses might just help you reclaim a little.

By March 16, 2015

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'Attention Powered Car' won't drive unless you're concentrating

A brainwave-measuring headset interfaces with custom software installed in the car, with lapses in concentration making the vehicle slow down to alert drivers to their inattention.

By September 26, 2013

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Light Bandit sucks sunlight into your home like a straw

Even the darkest corners of your home can get a dose of fresh, free sunlight with this simple device now making a run on Kickstarter.

By December 4, 2014

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Floating solar concentrator keeps its cool

An Italian research company designs a solar concentrator system that uses the water to cool solar panels' generators at artificial reservoirs on farms or quarries.

By February 24, 2012

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Panasonic camcorders concentrate on quality

This go round, Panasonic has slimmed down its lineup and rolled out new sensors and image processing to (hopefully) deliver improved video quality.

By January 9, 2012

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Oil company warms to concentrating-solar startup

Morgan Solar secures a $9.8 million investment from Canadian oil and gas distributor Enbridge to commercialize its low-profile, lightweight concentrating-photovoltaic solar collector.

By November 29, 2011

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U.S. betting on concentrated solar

Department of Energy plans to invest $60 million in research as part of an effort to reduce cost of solar in U.S. and reach six cents per kilowatt-hour by decade's end.

By October 26, 2011

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Researchers develop flexible, transparent image sensor

A new image sensor could make transparent user interfaces a reality. The secret lies in a flexible, inexpensive polymer sheet that can capture photos.

By February 22, 2013

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Developer outsources job to China, watches cat videos

A "top developer" has been fired after it was discovered that he had been outsourcing his job to a company in China.

By January 16, 2013