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concrete

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See sapphire protect an iPhone from a huge concrete block

Video featuring a sapphire-covered iPhone screen shows that the material set to go into production at Apple's Arizona plant can take a beating.

By Feb. 5, 2014

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BigDog robot plays catch with concrete blocks

Boston Dynamics' DARPA-funded quadruped, which is designed as a load-carrying mule for soldiers, demonstrates its latest scary trick.

By Mar. 5, 2013

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Are concrete speakers a solid idea?

Designer molds a pair of floor-standing concrete speakers based on horn loudspeaker technology. Their weight: a hefty 123 pounds a pair.

By Jul. 8, 2011

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Musique Concrete trumpets new horn speakers

The unusual contraption should appeal to audiophiles with its deep bass response down to 20Hz, thanks to a sizable 38cm woofer and an efficient horn design. Got $100,000 to spare?

By May. 17, 2011

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Concrete USB drive reports capacity in weight

Designer Shu-Chun Hsiao created a concrete version that weighs (in grams) exactly the same as the internal capacity.

By May. 28, 2010

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Xtreme Mustang: Verts in a concrete jungle

The 2010 Mustang lands ollies, 360s, and kickflips in this promo Web video.

By Nov. 23, 2009

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MacBook survives plummet on to concrete

Something truly horrifying happened last night. Silence smothered the air, gagging the mouths of dozens of witnesses: I dropped my unibody MacBook on to solid concrete

By Aug. 5, 2009

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DARPA wants to see through concrete

Military asks private sector for multiple sensing technologies to see through and map buildings.

By Apr. 9, 2009

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Concrete chic

Concrete tableware brings the street to the dinner table.

By Sep. 9, 2008

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Start-up crafts waterproof concrete

Grandpa developed a waterproofing molecule and the family put it in building materials to stop problems with seepage. The business is called Hycrete.

By Oct. 26, 2007